Royal Veterinary College, University of London is a veterinary school offering 12 degree programs including undergraduate, postgraduate and CPD programmes in veterinary medicine and veterinary nursing. The college has a total population of 1,800 students and over 750 staff, representing a wide range of nationalities. The College is a highly regarded institution, employing scientists and veterinarians with international reputations and is the largest provider of veterinary education for the professions in the UK.
|Application Portal||UG: UCAS|
|English Proficiency Tests||IELTS, TOEFL, PTE & Cambridge|
|Financial Aid||Funding, scholarships, grants, work study programs|
At RVC, the application deadlines vary from program to program. The application deadlines for most-coveted undergraduate programs are given below:-
|BSc Veterinary Nursing BSc Biological Sciences BSc Bioveterinary Sciences BSc Animal Biology, Behaviour, Welfare and Ethics||January 15, 2020|
|Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine BVetMed Graduate Accelerated||October 15, 2019|
At Royal Veterinary College, the undergraduate programs are offered in three disciplines: veterinary medicine, biological sciences, and veterinary nursing including the Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVetMed), accelerated graduate entry BVetMed and a combined BVetMed, Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BSc) degree. The admission process for undergraduate programs are given below:-
Apply Online: UCAS
The admission requirements for international applicants are as follows:
International students who have not taken IELTS must demonstrate their English Language requirements through one of the below qualifications before they can enroll with the college.
|Tests||Where IELTS is 6.5||Where IELTS is 7.0|
|Cambridge C1 Advanced||176||185|
As per UK government, Non EU/EEA students seeking to study in the UK must apply for a Tier 4 Student Visa. Given below is a list of documents required for the visa process:-
RVC offers full time graduate courses as well as distance learning courses to students. The college also offers certificates, short courses and postgraduate diplomas. Students can complete their online application by applying through the UCAS via UKPASS, an application service.
Qualifications and requirements are different for different courses and can be checked on the official college website.
Apply Online: UKPASS
Some of the popular courses and their specific admission requirements are as follows:
|Programs||Admission Deadlines||Academic Requirements||English Language Requirements|
|Veterinary Epidemiology||July 31, 2019||First/ second class university honours degree, Basic Mathematics knowledge||IELTS – 7.0 or higher with 6.5 in each subsection|
|M.Sc. Wild Animal Biology||March 31, 2019||UK university first or second class honours degree or international equivalent, Personal Statement||IELTS – 7.0 or higher with 6.5 in each subsection|
|M.Sc Wild Animal Heath||N/A||Degree from a recognised veterinary school, one year of postgraduate veterinary experience.||IELTS – 7.0 or higher with 6.5 in each subsection|
|M.Sc in Veterinary Education||June 9, 2019||PG Diploma in Veterinary Education||IELTS – 7.0|
TOEFL – 93 iBT
Apart from the regular requirements mentioned below, there are other requirements such as interviews, work experience, internships, workshop experiences, training which can enhance and accelerate students’ chances of securing admission. The English proficiency scores are also given an utmost priority while selecting a potential candidate for the admissions at RVC.