Combined 4-year Residency and Masters Programme in Small Animal Internal Medicine

Graduates in veterinary medicine, who have completed a rotating internship programme or equivalent, are invited to apply for this combined Residency and Master`s degree by research. Applicants must be a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or hold a veterinary degree qualifying them for membership. Candidates will be expected to study towards the European Diploma in Veterinary Internal Medicine – Companion Animal and to undertake a Master`s degree by research in this field. The training programme requires participation in the hospital’s clinical services, in addition to small-group teaching of veterinary students. Scholarships are renewed annually, subject to satisfactory progress. Initial stipend is £19,540 (PAYE exempt), rising to £21,110 by the fourth year. An additional £1,500 per annum is available for attendance at conference(s), examination fees and externship costs.

The provisional start date for this position is 1 April 2019, with a provisional interview date of 6 February 2019.

Informal enquiries, in the first instance, should be made to Alison Ridyard email:

Further particulars are available on the web: or on request from Mrs Marie Henderson, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow, G61 1QH. (Tel: 0141 330 5814; Fax: 0141 330 5729; email:  

Person Specification

Applications should be made at under MVLS – Internal Medicine Residency

Please ensure you upload your CV as part of the application process.

Closing date for applications: 14 January 2019

The University is committed to equality of opportunity in employment.

University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.

Closing date for applications:  10 December 2018