University of London, Royal Veterinary College
AVBC Australian Veterinary Boards Council Inc.
AVMA American Veterinary Medical Association
CVMA Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
EAEVE European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education
RCVS Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
VCNZ Veterinary Council of New Zealand
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVetMed)
BSc(Hons)/BVetMed Combined Degree Programme
BSc(Hons) in Bioveterinary Sciences
BSc(Hons) in Veterinary Nursing
BSc(Hons) in Veterinary Pathology
The College has a proud heritage of innovation in veterinary science, clinical practice and education. Our independent status means we are able to innovate and keep at the forefront of theory and practice. Pioneering approaches to teaching, research and cutting edge clinical provision. Expertise beyond animal husbandry and an established network of scientific partnerships with internationally renowned RVC experts
We offer a portfolio of undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing professional development programmes. These are delivered either full-time, part-time or via conventional distance and interactive e-learning. RVC received the maximum score of 24 out of 24 in an assessment of teaching standards by the Quality Assurance Agency in February 2003. In 1999 it also became the first UK veterinary school to be accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association.
The College's provides support for the veterinary profession through its three referral hospitals, diagnostic services and continuing professional development courses. The Queen Mother Hospital for Animals is the largest of its kind in Europe, receiving over 8,000 patients each year.
RVC owns the London BioScience Innovation Centre, London's first centre for early stage life science companies, venture investors and others in this sector. This puts the College at the heart of biotechnology and other biomedical research in London and opens the door for research collaboration.