Bachelor’s Programme in Equine Sciences
The bachelor's programme in equine sciences set up in 2003 together with the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (curriculum published in the newsletter of the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna on June 24, 2019, academic year 2018/19, 26th issue, number 88) has been discontinued. A new or re-admission to this course of study is not permitted from the winter semester 2021/22.
The University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna has offered the Bachelor’s Programme in Equine Sciences in cooperation with the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU) from 2003 until 2020/2021. The programme was designed to provide comprehensive basic knowledge of the theoretical and practical aspects of horse management, stud farm management, horse breeding and equestrian sports, including all related tasks in health care and business management. Students were given the opportunity to consolidate, practise and implement their acquired knowledge and skills in problem-solving situations. Vetmeduni taught the veterinary and natural science aspects of the Bachelor’s Programme in Equine Sciences; the agricultural and business management aspects were taught at BOKU.