There are no formal prerequisites for the Veterinary Science course at CSU, but as it is a science based course, it is highly recommended that school leavers will have studied mathematics and chemistry at Year 12 level and university students will have studied a science based degree at university.
The following three points apply to any applicants who wish to be considered for entry into the Bachelor of Veterinary Biology / Bachelor of Veterinary Science.
All applicants must be able to meet the selection criteria and also be able to meet one of the categories listed in the academic requirements. Approximately half the applicants to this course have previously studied at university.
School leavers, gap year students and university students who will not have completed one year full-time equivalent by the end of the current year
Students who have previously attended university
All postgraduate courses must be satisfactorily completed or the applicable GPA achieved.
For consideration of other postgraduate qualifications not listed, please contact the Veterinary Science Admissions Officer by email: email@example.com
Please note: A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0 is equivalent to a Credit average. The GPA is an average over all sessions in which you studied. Your most recent degree will be considered.
As there is a high demand for entry into this course, please note that students are selected based on the selection criteria.
Applications open on 1 August and close the last Friday in September for entry the following year. Applications must be postmarked on or before this date. Late applications will not be accepted.
The application process involves three steps:
The Supplementary Application Form, which includes detailed instructions on applying, must be submitted to the School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences directly and must be postmarked on or before the last Friday in September.
From the interview approximately 60 students will be made an offer to enrol into the course.
Year 12 students are also required to request their school (principal or careers adviser) to submit the Predicted Score Letter. This is to be sent electronically directly to CSU.
The following forms are required to apply for the Bachelor of Veterinary Biology / Bachelor of Veterinary Science:
Applicants will be deemed to have sufficient English proficiency if they
6 years full-time on campus
ATAR + criteria
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