School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

Welcome to the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

Gain the skills and experience you need to become a successful veterinary professional. You'll learn in an award-winning, research-focused, supportive environment, that's highly rated by our students.

Following the results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 rankings, 85% of our research is classed as "world-leading" (4*) or "internationally excellent" (3*), which is an increase on our 2014 results.
Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021


Current students can find the school's key dates here.

Two undergraduate students examining a horse, Sutton Bonington campus

Undergraduate degrees

Degrees that enable you to become a qualified veterinary surgeon

Postgraduate student examining a dog

Postgraduate taught degrees

Study a specialist area of veterinary medicine at PGCert or masters level

Postgraduate research student in a lab

Postgraduate research degrees

Research-focused postgraduate degrees that help develop your research career

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Services for business

Strengthen your workforce and business through apprenticeships, CPD and specialist services


Research informed teaching

Our research informs our teaching and has an impact across species and around the world. We are exploring and unearthing new discoveries in viruses, cancer and neurodegenerative disease as well as animal welfare and technology.


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School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 6116
fax: +44 (0)115 951 6415