Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology – Programmes

Programmes

  1. DVM(Degree)
  2. Ms.C
  3. Ph.D

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree Programme

The degree program is designated as doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM). The professional DVM degree program of the faculty is based on a 20 week semester. The course extends over a minimum of six years for the University Matriculation examination (UME) candidates and five years for Direct Entry (DE) candidates. It comprises a pre-professional phase of one year duration and a professional phase of five year (DVM I – V) duration. 

Stress Area

  • Veterinary Anatomy (VAN)
  • Veterinary Biochemistry/Physiology/Pharmacology (VPP)
  • Veterinary Public Health (VPH)
  • Animal Health and Production (AHP)
  • Veterinary Pathology/Microbiology (VPM)
  • Veterinary Parasitology/Entomology (VPE)
  • Veterinary Medicine (VMD)
  • Veterinary Obstetrics/Reproductive Diseases (VOR)
  • Veterinary Surgery (VSR)
  • Veterinary Clinics/Project/FVM Courses (FVM)

 

MSc PROGRAMME

All MSc students are expected to register and take five compulsory faculty-based courses with a total credit unit load of 16. Other departmental courses as recommended for the student by the Supervisor / Department based on the student’s area of specialization shall constitute a minimum of 14 units to make up the 30 credit units minimum load required for graduation.

Ms.C and Ph.D. Major Research Areas in The Department of Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology Are:
  • Veterinary Immunoparasitology
  • Veterinary Entomology
  • Veterinary Protozoology
  • Veterinary Helminthology
  • Parasitic Zoonosis
Areas of Specialization in Ph.D
  • Veterinary Immunoparasitology
  • Veterinary Entomology
  • Veterinary Protozoology
  • Veterinary Helminthology

Parasitic Zoonosis