Postgraduate taught degrees

Glasgow is a global centre for veterinary medicine excellence, attracting 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 for Equine Welfare and the Scottish Centre for Production Animal Health & Welfare for animal owners and referring practitioners throughout the UK. 

We are ranked 1st in the UK for Veterinary Medicine (Complete University Guide 2021).

Veterinary medicine research at Glasgow has had lasting impacts in the animal welfare industry and charities, global health bodies and government policymaking, and a broad range of commercial industry. Key areas of research excellence include:

  • Infectious disease
  • Comparative medicine and biology
  • Clinical veterinary science.