Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine

The programme produce qualified and practically competent veterinary doctors to develop livestock industry, public health sector, and biomedical research and improve living standards of the people. Vet doctors can perform accurate clinical signs, diagnosis and provide treatment of the common diseases and disorders that occur in the common domestic species. The doctors are prepared to be entrepreneurs, technical advisors, veterinary clinical officers and animal surgeons. These doctors swears to professional conduct and reduce animal pains

SUA

Prepare to become an expert in animal health and Bio-medical sciences

ABOUT PROGRAMME

Programme Availability
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Level of Study
Undergraduate Degree
Mode of Study
Full Time
Programme Duration
5 Years

LEARNING OUTCOME

A candidate graduating from BVM degree will be expected to:

  1. Describe the aetiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment of the common diseases and disorders that occur in the common domestic species:
  2. Collect, preserves and transport samples, perform standard laboratory tests, and interpret the results generated in house and laboratories:
  3. Explain the biological and welfare needs of animals and how management systems meet those needs;
  4. Integrate and apply the knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the health animal in its normal environment:
  5. Analyse concepts and principle regarding public health issues and prevent zoonotic diseases:
  6. Interpret regulations and guidelines:
  7. Analyse the economic and emotional climate in which the veterinary surgeon operates, and respond appropriately to the influence of such pressures:
  8. Conduct oneself in a professional and legal responsibilities.

Prepare to become an expert in animal health and Bio-medical sciences

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Two principal passes (4 points) in Chemistry and Biology whereas, an applicant must have a subsidiary in one of the following subjects: Advanced Mathematics/ Physics/ Geography/ Nutrition/Agriculture. If one of the subsidiary passes do not include Physics an applicant, must have a minimum of “C” grade in Physics/ Mathematics and English at O-Level OR Diploma in Animal Health/ Tropical Animal Health and Production with an average of “B’’ or a minimum GPA of 3.0. An applicant must have a minimum of “D” grade in Mathematics and English at O-Level. In addition, an applicant must have a minimum of “D” grade in the following subjects: Biology/ Chemistry/ Physics/ Agriculture

FEES

Tshs 1,263,000 per year.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants should apply directly to SUA using the online admission system (link: http://suasis.suanet.ac.tz:8389/index.php/registration) or Click “Apply Online (Undergraduate)” button at www.sua.ac.tz and you will be directed

CONTACT

The office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics), 
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P. O. Box 3000,
MOROGORO.

Inquiries should be sent to:
Admission Help desk
Directorate of Undergraduate Studies,
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P.O. Box 3000, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro    

Email: admission.dus@sua.ac.tz    
Web: www.dus.sua.ac.tz

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