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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.

EXPLORE OUR RESEARCH

Partner with us

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

Partner with us

COVID-19 Detector Dog Program

A dog’s nose is the new technology identifying COVID-19 in humans. We're leading Australian research and trials into detector dogs to identify and prevent the spread of the virus.

COVID Dogs

Animal and veterinary science info 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

Careers with STEM profile: Vet graduate Hannah Passmore

Dr Hannah Passmore saves lives for a living thanks to 'koalafications' obtained at the University of Adelaide.

Science awards celebrate academic, student and staff success

The recent Faculty of Sciences’ awards showcase celebrated research, teaching, leadership, professional staff and student success.

University offers: Hey new students, we’re here to help!

You've received an offer, what now? Learn how we can help.

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Events

STEM Careers Night – University of Adelaide

Online event: Connect the dots between our innovative degrees and your dream career in science, technology, engineering and mathematics!

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.

Welcome to Sciences: Open campus experience

About to start a science degree? Join us at North Terrace campus to discover where you will be studying in 2021 and what it's like to be a science student.

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