Ph.D. On Campus

Veterinary Medicine and Science

University of Nottingham

23000 GBP/year
4496 GBP/year
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Our Veterinary Medicine and Science PhD at University of Nottingham will give you specialist training in a broad range of topics. You'll learn the theory and practical techniques you'll need for a successful research career in veterinary medicine and science.


You will design, plan and deliver an original and independent research project, with supervision and support from our research experts. Training in key skills is also provided. Skills you'll learn will depend on the nature of your chosen project.


Whether you are considering a career in academia, industry or haven't yet decided, we’re here to support you every step of the way.

Expert staff will work with you to explore career options after the Veterinary Medicine and Science PhD at University of Nottingham and apply for vacancies, develop your interview skills and meet employers. You can book a one-to-one appointment, take an online course or attend a workshop.

We've developed and supported more than 150 PhD students in recent years. Many have gone on to work in academia, research, and further study.

Programme Structure

Our expertise are made up of research groups and specialist research centres, including:

  • One Virology
  • Translational Infection Biology
  • Diagnostics and Therapeutics
  • Ruminant Population Health
  • Advanced Data Analysis Centre (ADAC)
  • Centre for Dairy Science Innovation (CDSI)
  • Centre for Evidenced Based Veterinary Medicine (CEVM)
  • Centre for Applied Bioethics (CAB)

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants should apply as early as possible. 


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 first degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject, or 2.2 first degree (or international equivalent) and a masters degree, both in a relevant subject.
  • Specific projects may also require that the applicant holds a veterinary qualification.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.
  • Clinical projects: 7.5 (7.0 in each element). Science projects: 6.5 (6.0 in each element)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 GBP per year
  • National

    4496 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4496 GBP per year

International fees: Up to £36,000 per year (estimate)

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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