How to Apply


English Proficiency Requirements

Students who can provide proof that their previous tertiary studies were conducted entirely in the medium of English are not required to provide further proof of English proficiency. VPHMgt requires a minimum:

IELTS of 7.0 with Writing and Speaking bands of 7.0, OR
TOEFL 600 plus TWE 5.0, OR
Computer-based TOEFL 250 plus Essay Rating 5.0.
For information on IELTS and English language requirements for International students, visit the IELTS and The University of Sydney websites.


Veterinary Public Health Management

Applications for admission into the VPHMgt program must be submitted by 30 November for the February intake, or by 20 June for the July intake. Late applications will be accepted, although preference will be given to those received early.

How to Apply
Entry Requirements

As a postgraduate program, entry requirements are based on the level of knowledge that you will need to be able to complete course requirements. If you have completed prior study that meets these requirements but is not a degree listed in the entry requirements, your previous study will most likely make you eligible for admission. This assumed knowledge is an undergraduate degree in a scientific discipline and a basic understanding of biology and statistics.

A refresher course will be available before the start of Semester 1 to help you with statistics, if you need it. Please see Biostatistics Refresher Course for more information.

Entry requirements for the three courses in the Veterinary Public Health Management Program are as follows:

Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Public Health Management (GradCertVPHMgt)

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent, or
  • Minimum of 4 years work experience in a relevant discipline with approval of the Dean.

Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Public Health Management (GradDipVPHMgt)

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent; or
  • Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Public Health Management.

Master of Veterinary Public Health Management (MVPHMgt)

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent, or
  • Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Public Health Management; or
  • Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Public Health Management.
Enquiries

If you have any enquiries about the entry requirements or application process for the VPHMgt program, please email or phone +61 2 9036 6364.


Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management)

Applications for admission into the ABMgt program must be submitted by 30 November for the February intake, or by 20 June for the July intake. Late applications will be accepted, although preference will be given to those received early.

How to Apply
Entry Requirements

As a postgraduate program, entry requirements are based on the level of knowledge that you will need to be able to complete course requirements. If you have completed prior study that meets these requirements but is not a degree listed in the entry requirements, your previous study will most likely make you eligible for admission. This assumed knowledge is an undergraduate degree in a scientific discipline and a basic understanding of biology, genetics and statistics.

A refresher course will be available before the start of Semester 1 to help you with statistics, if you need it. Please see Biostatistics Refresher Course for more information.

Entry requirements for the three courses in the postgraduate program in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management) are as follows:

Graduate Certificate in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management) (GradCertAnimSc(ABMgt))

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent
  • OR Minimum of 4 years work experience in a relevant discipline with approval of the Dean

Graduate Diploma in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management) (GradDipAnimSc(ABMgt))

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent
  • OR Graduate Certificate in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management)

Master of Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management) (MAnimSc(ABMgt))

  • Bachelors degree in veterinary science, animal science or equivalent
  • OR Graduate Certificate in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management)
  • OR Graduate Diploma in Animal Science (Animal Breeding Management)
Enquiries

If you have any enquiries about the entry requirements or application process for the ABMgt program, please email or phone +61 2 9036 6365.