Royal Veterinary College

Course Modules

Year 1: Professional development and clinical skills 1; clinical nursing practice 1; clinical nursing practice 2; veterinary nursing applied science 1; veterinary nursing applied science 2. Year 2: Professional development and clinical skills 2; emergency, critical care nursing and anaesthesia; diagnostic techniques. Year 3: Professional development and clinical skills 3; applied nursing care; professional practice.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
FdSc £12,610  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
FdSc £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level DD
  • SQA Higher CCC
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • Professional Qualification
  • BTEC National Diploma PMM
  • Cambridge Pre-U Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Welsh Baccalaureate
  • Irish Leaving Certificates BCCC
  • International qualifications
  • Work experience
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma PMM
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma

Key Course Information

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64% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 44%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 96%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 88%

100% Go on to work and/or study

In work 70
Studying 20
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 0
Unknown 0

9% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 56%

Total Coursework: 44%

£3,200 - £5,000
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,600 - £4,800
Typical cost of private accommodation