Residency in Equine Surgery

The three year, full-time program allows a successful candidate to fulfil many credential requirements for speciality certification.

The residencies are supervised by board certified academic staff through compulsory, concurrent enrolment in three years, full-time postgraduate study at Murdoch University. Sequential completion of a Masters of Veterinary Clinical Studies (M1223) followed by a Research Masters in Training degree is required for completion of the residency training program. A stipend is offered to students enrolled full‐time in the postgraduate degrees (M1223 + RMT).


Study levelPhD
Funding bodySchool of Veterinary Medicine
Value$55,000 p.a. including tuition fees
DurationS2, 2021; three year duration
RequirementsApplication for the position is restricted to veterinarians with a degree that can be registered in Western Australia. Australian and New Zealand citizenship or Australian permanent residency status is required for eligibility for full tuition-fee support. Successful applicants who do not meet citizenship or residency criteria are responsible for International Student Tuition Fees.
Apply byBefore April 16, 2021
To apply

(Early applications and expressions of interest are encouraged)

A letter of intent, current CV, certified copy of academic transcripts, names of 3 referees, and a certified copy of passport/visa as proof of Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency, or of New Zealand citizenship, should be submitted to g.hosgood@murdoch.edu.au. Candidates are chosen after a competitive selection process.

ContactProfessor Giselle Hosgood g.hosgood@murdoch.edu.au