The Melbourne Veterinary School recognises the complex interplay between human, animal and environmental health, and works across disciplines to tackle major global issues through world-renowned research, education and engagement.
Our school at a glance
We are helping to solve pressing global issues such as animal health and welfare, parasitology, virology, and bioinformatics. The school hosts, or is involved with, a range of research centres and initiatives, including the Animal Welfare Science Centre and the Asia Pacific Center for Animal Health.
Study with us
Study veterinary medicine at the University of Melbourne and join a faculty committed to life-long learning and the application of science to local, national and global issues. As a veterinarian, you can work in clinical practice or veterinary research, for pharmaceutical companies or education providers, at zoos or animal welfare agencies, and in government services or development agencies across the globe.
Engage with us
We are dedicated to the advancement of societal, animal and environmental wellbeing, and collaborate with inter-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary researchers, industry, education, government and the not-for-profit sector. Engage with us to play an active role in research outputs and technologies that shape the future, along with clinical placements to support the next generation of veterinarians.