Companion Animal Clinical Science
Master (1 year) of Companion Animal Clinical Science, 60 ECTSAgriculture and environment
|Institution||University of Copenhagen (KU)|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||6481 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||5474 EUR|
DescriptionThe Master of Companion Animal Clinical Science programme is a part-time programme equivalent to one year of full-time study (60 ECTS credits). It is designed to be completed within three years.
At the Master of Companion Animal Clinical Science students can choose between seven different specialisation tracks. The specialisation track consists of three modules within the chosen area.
- Specialisation track in Companion Animal Cardiology
- Specialisation track in Companion Animal Diagnostic Imaging
- Specialisation track in Companion Animal Neurology
- Specialisation track in Companion Animal Oncology
- Specialisation track in Companion Animal Surgery
- Specialisation track in Internal Medicine
- Specialisation track in Veterinary Clinical Pathology
Read more about the structure of the programme and its compulsory courses, the programme accreditations, our teaching methods and facilities and life at the university.
If you are certified from Sweden, Norway or Finland you might be able to enroll in the Master programme directly at the specialisation track. Are you already certified in Companion Animal Diseases?
Career OpportunitiesOn completion of the programme, the graduate will be able to approach and address complex companion animal health and disease problems in a highly reflective and structured problem oriented fashion based on analysis of collected data and information from the medical literature, resulting in clinical decision making and planning and execution of specialised diagnostic work up, procedures and therapeutic strategies at an advanced level. Furthermore to communicate professional and specialisation related topics and solutions to new issues to specialist and non-specialists colleagues, as well as to lay people. The graduate will be able to participate in cross disciplinary interaction, networks and collaboration at a highly qualified level within the elected area of specialisation. The graduate will have the foundation to continuously develop professionally within the area of specialisation.
About the degreeThe Master of Companion Animal Clinical Science programme gives veterinarians with at least 2 years of practical professional experience from companion animal practice a university-based continuing education in applied and advanced veterinary methodology, paraclinical skills and clinical decision making.
Admission Applicants for the Master of Companion Animal Clinical Science programme must possess the following qualifications:
- A Master's (candidate) degree in Veterinary Medicine/Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
- At least two years of relevant work experience in companion animal practice.
- Proficiency in English
Read about the language requirements here
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aarhus University directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education → http://en.fivu.dk/recognition
Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.
TuitionThere is a tuition fee for all students within and outside of EU, EAA, or from Switzerland.
For Further InformationInformation from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://en.fivu.dk/
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition
About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System