School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

About us

Welcome to the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science. We deliver a range of innovative courses, world-class research and services for veterinary professionals.

Each year we welcome over 300 students and equip them with the diagnostic, medical, surgical and other skills required to succeed in a changing world of veterinary medicine.

Our school is a dynamic, vibrant and highly stimulating learning environment. Achieved through a blend of students, staff and researchers from around the world, who are committed to innovative learning and scientific discovery.

We offer unique dual-intake undergraduate courses, accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), designed with clinical outcomes in mind, based upon excellence in teaching, and informed by scientific research.

Our courses, which integrate clinical medicine and surgery with pathology and basic sciences, ensure that Nottingham graduates gain the best possible foundation on which to build any future career in the veterinary profession.

Our research is focused around four main themes: Diagnostics and TherapeuticsOne VirologyTranslational Infection Biology and Ruminant Population Health. We are ranked 2nd for research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF, 2014), with 80% of our submissions being rated at 3* or 4*.

All of this takes place in our state-of-the-art, purpose-built facilities on Sutton Bonnington Campus and with our many clinical associates.

Whatever the purpose of your visit, I hope that these pages are helpful. If you would like any further information then please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Professor Gary England
Head of School and Professor of Comparative Veterinary Reproduction


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