Graduates of the postgraduate programmes of the Department may be employed in:
- Veterinary clinics, medical centres and hospitals, as specialist veterinary surgeons.
- Livestock divisions of Federal and State Ministries of Agriculture and Natural Resources
- Institutions of higher learning and research institutes, as teaching and/or research staff in veterinary surgery.
- The Veterinary Division of the Police, National Drug & Law Enforcement Agency, Customs and Excise Department and in the Armed Forces.
- Private Farms and Research Centres.
- They may also be self employed.