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, unless  a minimum of 4 hours per week of biology have been successfully completed at secondary school level.

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:
Secondary school graduates without biology, or biology in combination with another subject, as compulsory subject must pass an additional examination in biology, unless  a minimum of 4 hours per week of biology have been successfully completed at secondary school level.

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 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. 
 
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Curriculum in German

 
 
 

Information on the admission procedure

(last update on 25.06.2020)

Information on the admission procedure for the diploma study Veterinary Medicine and the bachelor studies Equine Science and Biomedicine and Biotechnology and the Master's Programme Comparative Biomedicine and Interdisciplinary Master's Programme in Human-Animal Interactions (IMHAI).

The dates of the aptitude tests are available for download now.

Admission Procedure 2020/2021 7

If you have got any further questions concerning admission and application, please write an e-mail.


 
 

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