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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, 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.

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

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Our research

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

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

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Bachelor of Veterinary Technology - New program starts 2020

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

Study Vet Tech

Information sessions - Roseworthy and Adelaide

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

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Latest news

New ‘vet tech’ degree to target emerging skills gap

A new three-year Bachelor of Veterinary Technology at the University’s Roseworthy campus will train ‘paraveterinary’ health care specialists.

Moo-ve over methane... Scientists show we can breed cattle that produce less gassy emissions

Animal scientists have found the genetics of a cow strongly influence the composition of their gut and how much methane they produce.

Disease-free locals 'koalafy' as population protectors

Chlamydia-free koalas from Kangaroo Island may be needed to help save declining populations in other parts of Australia.

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Events

Animal & Veterinary Science Information Session - Roseworthy [PM]

Afternoon session: Visit Roseworthy campus to learn about our programs and the career opportunities in animal and veterinary science.

Animal & Veterinary Science Information Session - Roseworthy [AM]

Morning session: Visit Roseworthy campus to learn about our programs and the career opportunities in animal and veterinary science.

Animal & Veterinary Science Information Session - Adelaide

Visit North Terrace campus to learn about our programs and the career opportunities in animal and veterinary science.

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