Commonwealth Scholarships 2017 at Royal Veterinary College London

The University of London is inviting applications for Postgraduate Scholarships for M.Sc. in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health by distance learning for the 2018-20 academic year

These scholarships are open to the students of developing Commonwealth countries. The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission is funding these scholarships and The Royal Veterinary College (RVC), a Constituent College of the University of London is offering the academic direction

“These scholarships are a great opportunity for veterinary and other animal health specialists, to benefit from postgraduate training in veterinary epidemiology and public health; these subject areas are essential when addressing issues such as disease surveillance, zoonotic diseases and trade and market access for animal products. The scholarships will afford an opportunity for animal health specialists to further develop their knowledge and skills, which will ultimately enhance the veterinary capacity of their countries.”


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Commonwealth Scholarships 2017 Eligibility Criteria

To study the MSc, students must have:
– Either a second class honours degree, or the equivalent, in a scientific subject:
– veterinary science
– animal science
– agriculture
– biological sciences or medicine
Or a second class honours degree, or the equivalent, in a scientific discipline, which has, in the opinion of the University, included suitable training

English Language Requirement:
Applicants must provide documentary evidence acceptable to the University that the applicant has passed the IELTS English Proficiency test within the past three years, with an overall score of 6.5 and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-test

Applicants are invited to apply whilst awaiting IELTS results. The English language result is not required prior to application.

Commonwealth Scholarships 2017 Application Procedure

Interested applicants should complete the Scholarship Application Form by clicking HERE, send email with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to the Course Administrator: [email protected]
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Commonwealth Scholarships 2017 Important Dates

Deadline for Application: 12th May 2017
Studies Commence – January 2018