Veterinary Animal Health & Production – Programme


  1. Doctor of Veterinary MedicineDegree (DVM)
  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)

Ms.C and Ph.D. Major Research Areas in the Department of Veterinary Animal Health and Production  Are:

  • Large Animal Health and Production
  • Small Ruminant Health and Management
  • Dairy Animal Health and Production
  • Nutrition in Health and Diseases
  • Swine Health and Production
  • Poultry Health and Management
  • Animal Genetics and Breeding
  • Animal Health Management and Economics