Students in this Veterinary Internal Medicine course at Near East University are given every opportunity to learn all aspects of the Veterinary occupation at the educational complex, which consists of the main education building, Animal Hospital, Havva Hanım Education and Learning, Application and Research Farm and the Arapköy Horse Farm. 

Overview

The Near East University Veterinary Faculty, which remains the only one of its kind, has the mission of producing Veterinary doctors who are competent, effective, inquisitive, researchers who are environmentally friendly, self-confident when making and applying decisions in light of the principles of Veterinary education, who overcome the problems that animal husbandry brings, produce scientific information regarding animal and public health, spreading this information and can provide all services that are related to this topic. 

The Veterinary Internal Medicine is a programme offered by Near East University.

The fundamental vision of the faculty is to become respected on an international level in terms of education-teaching and service, to be regarded as a leader in the field in national platforms and to be a leading preferred educational institution.  

Faculty Facilities

The education building, which also includes the fully equipped Near East University Animal Hospital, consists of lecture halls, dissection and necropsy halls, and a fully equipped multidisciplinary and microscopy laboratory. Students are given practical and theoretical lessons related to the departments of Basic Veterinary Medicine Sciences, Pre-Clinical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Animal Nutrition and Zootechnics Food Hygiene and Technology. 

Students are given the opportunity to apply clinical applications on all animals including cats and dogs at the Animal Hospital located within the building. 

The Animal Hospital, which provides polyclinics and inpatient wards, has four general and one specific (eye, tooth, ear diseases etc.) examination room, a central diagnosis laboratory, an imaging centre, two operating theatres (one used for soft tissue and the other used for orthopaedic surgery), a post-operative intensive care unit and hospitalisation units in which students have the opportunity to practice medical and surgical techniques. Additionally, it provides services to the community regarding pet health.  

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

  • The Experimental Animals Research Centre within the faculty includes an experimental animal care, development and breeding facility, and a research laboratory that provides researchers with the opportunity to conduct their research in a laboratory equipped with advanced technology. 
  • The Havva Hanım Education-Teaching, Application and Research Farm in Sirinevler which belongs to the Veterinary Faculty, enables students to gain experience with small farm animals such as sheep and goats and the horse farm in Girne Arapkoy gives them experience in the field of veterinary care for horses. 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Graduating from a MSc, MA or MBA level Master’s program (Min. CGPA 3.00)
  • English Proficiency: TOEFL and other Qualifications may be considered.
  • Turkish Proficiency (Required only for foreign students applying to Departments whereby the language of instruction is Turkish.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    800 EUR/year
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 International Students pay € 800/course + 5% VAT

Living costs for Mersin

  • 1360 - 1850 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Near East University is proud to announce that postgraduate scholarships will be granted to all prospective postgraduate students, which will give them an opportunity to proceed their postgraduate studies in an international environment.

  • The PhD scholarships do not cover, foundation courses, English/ Turkish Prep, bench fee and thesis fee.
  • The scholarships only valid for 4 years. Should the student exceed this duration, they are obliged to pay the necessary fees.
  • The 75% scholar granted students are required to fulfil 3 credit courses of lectures, must publish two articles in total, one of which should be in a journal indexed under SSCI, AHCI SCI or SCI Expanded and the second in a journal indexed under WOS or Scopus.
  • The 100% scholar granted students are required to fulfil 6 credit courses of lectures, must publish two articles in total, one of which should be in a journal indexed under SSCI, AHCI SCI or SCI Expanded and the second in a journal indexed under WOS or Scopus.

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