Postgraduate Taught Degrees

Postgraduate Taught Degrees

Welcome to the postgraduate taught section of the School of Veterinary Medicine.  Our vision is to provide an excellent, high quality evidence-based learning experience that will equip you with the knowledge and attributes that will enhance your professional development.  We currently offer programmes that are specifically designed to be delivered online, part-time, using innovative educational approaches and technologies. This makes our programmes flexible and particularly suitable for those with busy professional and personal commitments.  Click on the programme titles for further information, including how to apply. 

MSc Advanced Practice in Veterinary Nursing 

MSc Advanced Practice in Veterinary Nursing This programme offers an exciting opportunity for Registered Veterinary Nurses (RVNs) to study at postgraduate level where they will develop their knowledge, skills, and competencies in evidence-based veterinary nursing, research, and clinical governance.  In recognition of the fact that RVNs work in diverse disciplines within veterinary science, this programme can be tailored to suit the individual student’s professional interests or needs.




MSc One Health 

One Health Offering an integrative approach to veterinary, human and ecological health, this programme provides students with the knowledge and skills required to work within a One Health framework. The programme offers an interdisciplinary approach to health and raises awareness of sociocultural aspects that play an important role in translating One Health into practice



New for 2019: - Masters in Animal Nutrition (subject to formal approval).

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The University of Glasgow’s School of Veterinary Medicine is pre-eminent in teaching, research and clinical provision, and attracts students, researchers and clinicians from around the world.  Our internationally accredited school provides an expert referral centre via the Small Animal Hospital, the Weipers Centre Equine Hospital and the Scottish Centre for Production Animal Health & Food Safety. 

In the recent Research Excellence Framework 2014 (REF 2014), the Grade Point Average for Glasgow’s veterinary and animal health research activity was ranked top amongst the UK veterinary schools.