KNUST Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

KNUST Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

KNUST Doctor of Veterinary Medicine – This programme is offered at KNUST College of Health Science.

What is Doctor of Veterinary Medicine ?

A doctorate in veterinary medicine is the next step in a veterinarian’s educational journey. You must complete your doctoral degree at one of the country’s accredited veterinary medical schools. It typically takes four years to complete the full program.

KNUST Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Entry Requirement


Credit passes in three (3) Core Subjects (English Language, Mathematics, and Integrated Science), plus credit passes in three (3) Elective Subjects thus, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Elective Mathematics.

Ordinary/Advance Level
Credits passes in five O’Level Subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics, plus THREE passes in Advance Level Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics

. Diploma Holders
A Diploma from Pong-Tamale Veterinary School or any other recognized Veterinary Training Institutions, with three (3) years relevant Post qualification working experience. All diploma holding applicants must also satisfy the minimum University entry requirement for Admission

First Degree Holders
Applicants with BSc. Agriculture (Animal Science Option) or BSc. Biological Sciences not below 2nd Class lower division are eligible to apply for Admission. Such applicants will be admitted directly into 2nd year of the Programme.

Career Opportunities For Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

  • Private Practice
  • Research
  • Education
  • Diagnostic Laboratories
  • Consultation
  • Public Health and Regulatory Medicine.

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