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Our Degrees are changing.

In 2014, Part I (first year) units will be introduced with Part II (second year and higher) units becoming available in subsequent years. Detailed information about Part II will be available here from mid-2014.

Find out more about our new degrees, or to get in touch and ask us what this means for you head to AskMurdoch. Continuing students can still access information for degrees commencing 2013 and prior in the Course Handbook.

Learn from some of Australasia's best Veterinary Science teaching staff

Join our internationally-renowned Vet School and get the skills and experience you need to work as a qualified vet. Our Vet Science course takes a science-based approach to prepare you for the highest standard of work in the veterinary industry.


Get hands-on experience with a range of animals


As a Vet Science student, you'll learn hands on skills in General Practice and Emergency areas, right here on campus at our vet hospital and South Street campus farm. You'll also have the chance to complete prac work at other animal shelters and facilities such as the RSPCA, Perth Zoo and The Western Australian Department of Agriculture in Albany.

Some of the best teaching staff in Australasia work at our Vet School - and our small class sizes mean you can make the most of their knowledge and emphasis on practical teaching.


Enjoy a range of career opportunities in Australia and overseas


Our Vet Science course was the first course in Australia to be awarded accreditation from the American Veterinary Medical Association AVMA. This means that you can work at as vet in North America once you have graduated!

This course attracts a mix of students from Australia and other countries, so you'll have the chance to network with a range of people.