Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine (in German)

The Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine provides the scientific and practical education for the veterinary profession in all its disciplines. The programme is designed to convey well-founded fundamental knowledge in all fields of veterinary medicine and facilitate competence and problem-solving capacity by means of practice-oriented instruction.

Duration and structure of the programme

The Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine comprises 12 semesters and is divided into three tiers.

Requirements for admission

Admission to the Diploma Degree Programme in Veterinary Medicine is granted upon successful completion of the admission process, and further the proof of general and special eligibility for admission to the university.

Secondary school leaving certificate holders:

Prior to admission to the programme: Secondary school graduates without biology, or biology in combination with another subject, as compulsory subject must pass an additional examination in biology. 

After admission to the programme and prior to completion of the first tier of studies: Additional examination in Latin must be passed, unless a minimum of 10 hours per week of Latin have been successfully completed at secondary school level.

Students with Berufsreifeprüfung (=secondary school vocational certificate)

Prior to admission to the programme: additional examination in biology is mandatory
After admission to the programme and prior to completion of the first stage of studies: mandatory additional examination in Latin must be passed

Students with Studienberechtigungsprüfung (=university entrance qualification)

After admission to the programme and prior to completion of the first stage of studies: Additional examination in Latin must be passed, unless a minimum of 10 hours per week of Latin have been successfully completed at secondary school level.  

For further details regarding the structure of the programme, please refer to the latest version of the curriculum.

 

Curriculum in German

 
 
 

Admission for Studies

(Updated on: 15.06.2018)

Dates of aptitude tests for all studies 2018/2019

Admission Procedure 2018/2019
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If you have got any further questions concerning admission and application, please write an e-mail. [Link 6]


 

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