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Integrated Master on Veterinary Medicine

The course of Veterinary Medicine at FMV has the objective to prepare the future Veterinarians in the different areas covered by their professional activities, namely: companion animal's clinic, farm animal's clinic, animal preventive medicine and health, animal nutrition and animal production, sanitary inspection, food technology and inspection, veterinary public health and scientific research.

Besides their technical and scientific competencies, the students should acquire motivation, logical and thinking capacities, information processing skills, innovation, communication and leadership capacities.

With the formal introduction of Bologna Process rules, the course of Veterinary Medicine was amended to an integrated Master degree with a new curriculum comprising 330 ECTS and 5,5 years (or 11 semesters) that is being implemented this year (2007/2008).