BSc/MSci Biological Sciences Open House
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- Saturday 26 November 2022
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Royal Veterinary College, 4 Royal College St, London NW1 0TU
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This in person Open House is solely for students with a passion to study with us on one of our Royal Society of Biology accredited BSc/MSci Biological Sciences Pathways. NB: This event will not feature our Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Nursing programmes.
We are serious about science, and we are proud to have been behind some important advances in the history of animal welfare, disease control, evolution, and human and animal medicine.
T?here are 3 possible time slots for guests to attend:
All time slots will have the same schedule and feature an introductory presentation about the Biological Sciences Pathways, a sample teaching session and campus tour as part of the event. Please only select one time slot.
The RVC may (at its sole discretion) change the format of the event at any time, whether or not due to a Force Majeure Event, in each case without liability.
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• Support students from certain postcodes with travel expenses through funds provided to the RVC by the Convocation Trust. Therefore we ask for your postcode as we use postcode look-up tool to confirm eligibility.
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If you have any questions about this event please contact Openday@rvc.ac.uk
The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) is one of the world’s leading specialist veterinary institutions, renowned for pioneering approaches to teaching, research and cutting edge clinical provision. It is the largest, oldest and only independent veterinary school in the UK. Founded in Camden Town in 1791, it was the driving force behind the establishment of the nation’s veterinary profession.Since then, the College has been at the forefront of theory and practice in the veterinary and allied sciences. The RVC has been ranked as number one veterinary school in the UK and Europe through the prestigious QS World University Rankings 2020.
Spread over two campuses, the College provides approximately 1,600 undergraduate students with the best of both worlds in terms of student experience. Its Camden Campus offers the buzz of being based in the heart of the nation’s capital; while in contrast, the 575 acre Hawkshead site near Potters Bar in Hertfordshire offers a more rural experience. Throughout both campuses, students enjoy a friendly, supportive environment with state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and learning.
The RVC currently offers BSc programmes in Biological Sciences, Animal Biology, Behaviour, Welfare and Ethics, and Bioveterinary Sciences, all with the option of a Certificate in Work-based learning and Research. These are recognised and accredited by the Royal Society of Biology respectively. Our MSci options in Biological Sciences, Bioveterinary Sciences, Applied Biological Research, Applied Bioveterinary Research and Wild Animal Biology, involves an extensive and in-depth research project in the fourth year.
We offer the Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVetMed) with an option of an intercalated year, Graduate Accelerated BVetMed, Veterinary Gateway, and Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc). All these degrees are fully accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association, and is accredited by the European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education. Our courses have also received full recognition by the UK’s Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, and we have a reciprocal arrangement between the RCVS and the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council Inc.
On offer at undergraduate level are the FdSc and BSc in Veterinary Nursing, both of which are fully accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and the Accreditation Committee for Veterinary Nurse Education.