The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides world-class, hands-on education and training to future animal and veterinary scientists. We’re home to South Australia's only veterinary school and veterinary teaching hospital.

We offer degrees in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, animal science and animal behaviour. Learn with internationally renowned academics who are at the forefront of research across diverse fields of animal and veterinary sciences.

Study with us

Turn your passion for animals into a career. Study animal and veterinary science.

Start your career in science

Our research

We find solutions to the key issues facing the animal and veterinary industries.


Partner with us

Join our network of collaborating partners that support our research and education programs.

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New Bachelor of Veterinary Technology program

Learn about our new undergraduate degree which creates animal healthcare specialists that will play a vital role in modern animal welfare.

Study Vet Tech

Animal and veterinary science information sessions

Get up to date with the latest information and intimate details about our programs and the career opportunities in this exciting field.

Event dates & times

Latest news

Scientists in the news this week: September 2020

Here are the stories of University of Adelaide scientists and science graduates in the news this week.

Science graduates share tales of career success in new podcast

Hear inspiring stories from science graduates in the University of Adelaide’s new podcast series.

Scientists in the news this week: August 2020

Here are the stories of University of Adelaide scientists and science graduates in the news this week.



Sciences campus tour: North Terrace

Visit us: Tailored tours of our state-of-the-art facilities and the chance to speak to our staff and current students.

Honours in Science Information Session

Learn about the discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway you can complete under the mentorship of the University of Adelaide's top scientists.

National Livestock Wellbeing Seminar: October

Bringing together the latest in fundamental and applied sciences within the livestock industry.