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Charles Sturt University (CSU)

  • #7 in Veterinary Science
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Doctor of Veterinary Studies

  • Doctorate (PhD)

The Doctor of Veterinary Studies is a highly regarded degree that provides advanced research and clinical specialty training in veterinary science.

Key details

Degree Type
Doctorate (PhD)
Duration
3 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar, Jul

About this course

The Doctor of Veterinary Studies is a highly regarded degree that provides advanced research and clinical specialty training in veterinary science. It satisfies the Australian Qualifications Framework level 10 requirements for professional doctorates.

Entry requirements

The Research Advisory Committee (RAC) of the University holds the delegated authority to approval for admission to a research higher degree program. Doctor of Veterinary Studies Basis of Approval for Admission to the Doctor of Veterinary Studies The RAC shall base its decision on admission to a proposed Doctor of Veterinary Studies candidature upon the following evidence, that: * the  proposed  area of research  falls  within  an  approved University  field  of  research  for  admission  to  a higher degree by research; * the proposed supervisors are sufficiently expert in the area of research, and have the time and commitment to be able to provide appropriate supervision, and that adequate physical resources are available; * the applicant has the background and ability to undertake the proposed course (refer also to Entry Qualifications, below); * the applicant has given the necessary commitment to work regularly on the approved program of study and research and maintain regular contact with the supervisor(s). For admission to the Doctor of Veterinary Studies, applicants would need to demonstrate that they: * Have a veterinary science degree with class 1 or class 2(i) honours which enables candidates to be registered by the Veterinary Practitioners Board of New South Wales or equivalent academic and/or research experience, and * Have a minimum of 1 year of veterinary professional experience. Applicants with a first language other than English must satisfy Charles Sturt University’s normal requirements for language competency.
Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Wagga Wagga

How to apply

Apply direct to CSU Are you a non-school leaver or do you want to study online?