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Selection procedure Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine

Questions and enquiries regarding the selection procedure will be accepted exclusively by e-mail.

 

  • Online pre-registration
    2 May 2022 to 3 June 2022
     
  • Payment of registration fee
    2 May 2022 to 10 June 2022
    Please note that in accordance with university directives the registration fee must be received no later than 10 June 2022.

     
  • Upload transcripts/certificates/supporting documents for calculation of points under the university’s admission points system
    2 May 2022 to 8 July 2022 in the online pre-registration portal.
     
  • Aptitude tests
    You will be automatically assigned a date for an aptitude test within the time periods specified below. Please note that in accordance with university directives the automatically assigned date cannot be postponed without exception.
    • in the period from 18 July 2022 to 22 July 2022
       
  • Test results
    The results of the aptitude test will be announced online in descending order with the highest score at the top. Please check the website regularly for updates regarding the test results. Applicants who are accepted for admission will be informed by email. The university does not inform applicants if they have not been accepted
     
  • Accessibility
    Information on accessibility at Vetmeduni Vienna can be found at the following link.

Here you will find the steps to admission.

The way to admission

Detailed information on the selection procedure can be found in the university directives

The learning material will be published here at the end of February.

Applicants must pre-register at VetmedOnline in the period from 2 May to 3 June 2022. 
Once you have registered, you may apply for the programme of your choice.

Register Here 

Please note that you must re-register every year that you apply for the selection procedure.

Applicants who already have an account (e.g. active students and staff of Vetmeduni) should use their existing login information. 

VetmedOnline

Instructions for the online application for the admission procedure 2022/23

Starting with the 2022/2023 academic year, applicants who have completed an equivalent degree programme in veterinary medicine at a recognised post-secondary educational institution in Austria or abroad and who wish to continue their studies in veterinary medicine at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna may upon application be admitted to a higher semester in the Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine, subject to the number of places available, for a maximum of 40 places, provided that the following requirements are met:

  1. At the time of admission to the lateral entry qualification test, submission of proof of the 120 ECTS credits required for lateral entry from an equivalent veterinary medicine degree programme at a recognised post-secondary educational institution in Austria or abroad.
  2. Fulfilment of the admission requirements for the 5th or higher semester as well as the other admission requirements as set out in §§ 63 ff and § 91 of the Universities Act (UG).
  3. Admission to the programme in accordance with an applicant ranking as part of the lateral entry qualification test defined for lateral entrants.
  4. Proof of German language skills at level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The contents of the lateral entry qualification test are based on EAEVE’s (European Association of Establishments of Veterinary Education) List of Subjects and Day One Competences as approved by the European Coordinating Committee on Veterinary Training (ECCVT) (https://www.eaeve.org/fileadmin/downloads/eccvt/List_of_subjects_and_Day_One_Competences_approved_on_17_January_2019.pdf) covering medical physics, chemistry, anatomy, histology, embryology, physiology, biochemistry, zoology and cell biology.

Detailed information on lateral entry can be found in the university directives on the selection procedure for the Diploma Programme in Veterinary Medicine.

  • Online pre-registration to the lateral entry qualification test and upload of the necessary transcripts/certificates/supporting documents
    20 to 31 July 2022 at Vetmedonline.
    For information on registration and application, please refer to the online pre-registration section under “selection procedure”.
     
  • Payment of registration fee of €50
    20 July 2022 to 5 August 2022
    Please note that in accordance with university directives the registration fee must be received no later than 5 August 2022.
  • Lateral entry qualification test
    19 August 2022 at Vetmeduni 

Questions and enquiries regarding the lateral entry procedure will be accepted exclusively by e-mail.

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