General veterinary medicine

For general program of study veterinary medicine curriculum is mainly focused on diagnosis, therapy and prevention of pet and livestock. Part of the curriculum, the teaching of ecology and environmental protection. This curriculum has been evaluated by an expert commission of the European Community in r. 1997 and was revalued in 2005 and fully complies with EU standards. Diploma obtained in UVLF is valid in EU countries.

Prospects of graduates

The graduates of that program of study is aimed to allow him to fully meet the professional focus and Graduate:

• In the State Veterinary Administration to carry out health surveillance, and guidance to resolve defects discovered,

• In terms of legislation to supervise the import, export and transit of animals, animal products and feed

· Set conditions for use of feeds and monitor their compliance,

· Supervise the import and export of food and biological products,

· Carry out inspection of slaughter animals and meat and other animal products and to decide on their movement and life,

· Carry out epidemiological and epidemiological work in the veterinary and medical facilities,

· Develop contingency plans, preventive and control measures for diseases included in the International Classification of the OIE list A, B and other diseases,

· Develop preventive and control measures, including comprehensive rehabilitation in infectious and invasive diseases in animal farms,

- monitor disease characterized by the phenomenon of natural focus and implement measures to protect human health and the environment

· Perform a complete laboratory diagnosis of infectious, invasive and production of disease by applying the principles of good laboratory practice,

The plans, organize, control and implement training activities for the protection and creation of the environment,

· Operate in the area of ​​primary production and livestock enterprises of the food and feed industry,

· Challenges for management positions in livestock enterprises and handlers materials of animal origin,

· Perform different functions in the sanitary and epidemiological, inspection, control and laboratory activities, to develop scientific, advisory and expert activity

· Act as a private veterinarian in providing diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive consulting field in diseases of economic, residential and exotic animals (district veterinarian, veterinary clinics, hospitals, etc.). Under oath graduation graduate UVLAF,

· Act as a veterinary expert in the constituents of the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Interior,

· Operate in research, development, manufacture and distribution of biological products, pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, veterinary instruments and devices,

· Act as researchers in scientific and medical focus of development institutions, the Ministry of Education, and Agriculture Sciences,

· The work of teaching positions at secondary, vocational and higher education,

· Also operate in the European Union and other countries around the world.

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Conditions of admission

Requirements for students

The admission procedure may proceed with the candidate, who successfully managed the school-leaving examinations. Recruiting for the study of UVLF in Manchester is conditional upon successful completion of the admission procedure. The order of candidates will be determined by the number of points obtained from tests in curriculum and assessment profile subjects biology and chemistry in high school, active participation in school Olympiads work professionally in organizations close to the selected course and other prerequisites, the student must certify in writing to the application the study. In case of equality of points of entrance examinations to decide the order of the score sheet from the average high school.

The application must be accompanied by: · CV · photocopies of certificates from high school, · certified photocopy of high school (except for candidates who are school-leaving examinations in 2011), · diploma or a certificate of active participation in school Olympiads · confirmation of work organizations in professionally close to the chosen study program, · confirmation of other assumptions for the study, Passware box in the application must be completed, · candidate directly from high school must complete courses from the year-end report card and put mark, a certificate of high school is necessary, · doctor's certificate is a prerequisite · applicant must sign the application, · candidate, who has studied at some of the universities is to accurately and truthfully fill in the appropriate box

An applicant who has sent the electronic form to send additional mail: · offered by the printed electronic application, * curriculum vitae, · confirm the accuracy of data on the application and consent to the use of personal data, · medical certificate on the ability of the tenderer to study in Manchester UVLF · proof of payment of the fee admission process if you already graduated, as well as photocopies of certificates and certified photocopy of high school.

Conditions for international students

same as for Slovak students

Conditions of admission without the entrance exam

Each applicant must submit entrance examination

Coordinator for students with specific needs

Prof. MVDr. Juraj Pistl, PhD., e-mail:

General information on the admission exam

The date of entrance exam: 3 - 13. 6. 2011

Fee for admission procedure: application filed in writing: € 40 application is filed electronically: € 30

Form of entrance exam

written form, a test


biology, chemistry

  • Apply the application for study

    04.01.2021 - 31.03.2021

  • Performance of the entrance exam

    02.06.2021 - 03.06.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted

  • leaving certificate (electronic form)
  • CV (electronic form)

Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 720 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 40 €
E-application form: 40 €

Billing information

Bank: State Treasury, Radlinského 32, 810 05 Bratislava

Account Name: University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Manchester, Comenius No. 73, 041 81 Košice

Account: 7000072225/8180

Variable symbol: 011550311;

IBAN: 4281800000007000072225

Constant symbol: 0308

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