Institution: University of veterinary medicine in Kosice
Mode of Application: Online
Application deadline: as per information set up by Nord University in Bodø (as the program is offered mainly for Norwegian students). Proficiency in Norwegian is mandatory to get accepted.
Start date: winter semester, September
Course Duration: 3 Years
Qualification: Bachelor of Animal Science (“BSc.”)
Mode of delivery: on campus
Study type: taught, Full time.
Fees, cost, and funding: 5500€/year (from 2023/2024)
Admission requirements: Certificate of State Leaving Examination with Apostille.
Proof of English skills, Norwegian proficiency
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Admission fee for international students € 45
The admission process is administered by The Norwegian Universities and Colleges Admission Service in Norway.
Course Details: Bachelor’s study program Animal Science is a joint study program of Nord University in Bodø, Norway, and the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Slovakia. The first three semesters are completed in Bodø, the next three semesters are completed at UVMP in Košice.The
First-year of study includes courses as chemistry and biophysics, ecology and biodiversity, aquaculture, zoophysiology, genetics and evolution, and biochemistry and cell biology.
The third semester consists of microbiology I, histology, embryology, and molecular cell biology.
The fourth semester includes microbiology II, biochemistry, physiology, Latin terminology, veterinary ethics, animal husbandry, veterinary anatomy and histology.
The fifth semester includes veterinary clinical sciences, animal nutrition, animal hygiene, introduction to veterinary epizootiology, introduction to pharmacology, veterinary anatomy, and histology.
The sixth and last semester of the bachelor degree includes veterinary clinical sciences, preventive veterinary medicine, fish breeding, food safety, biomedical statistics and informatics, bachelor thesis and state exam.
NOTE: It is necessary to pass all courses at Nord University in order to continue the bachelor programme at UVMP in Košice.