Veterinary science is the medical care of animals - both domestic and wild and involves the application of medical, diagnostic and therapeutic principles in animal healthcare. It involves monitoring animal production practices, herd health and the spread of diseases. Knowledge of multiple disciplines and use of technical skills are required for this. Of late, the spread of zoono-tic diseases around globally has created a need for preventing the spread of epidemics.
To pursue a course in diploma, the basic requirement is 10th standard plus good performance in English, Mathematics and Science. The bachelor degree requires 12th standard or equivalent.
The Bachelor of Veterinary Science and animal husbandry (B.V.Sc or BVSC) is a bachelor's degree for studies in veterinary science in India, United Kingdom and some other countries. It is a 5-year course in India. (Cambridge Veterinary School's course lasts 6 years and the degree awarded is a VetMB). Some universities will award the students a B.Sc after the first 3 years, and the B.V.Sc after the final 2 years. The degree is generally required for becoming a veterinarian in the countries where it is awarded.
What will be the cost or fee of Veterinary course
A student's actual annual fee may vary in accordance with his or her choice of major and electives.
The total expense for doing BVScand MVSc are as follows :
• B.Sc- Rs.30000/ per year - (approx) - (3 Years)
• BVSc - Rs.50000/ per year- (approx) - (5 Years)
• MVSc - Rs.40000/ per year- (approx) -(2 Years)
The salary varies significantly based on experience and skills. In India the salary for a fresher is Rs.3000 to Rs.15000 per month. It increases based on experience.
Top institutes or colleges of Veterinary course
1. All India Institute Of Hygiene And Public Health, Kolkata, (West Bengal)
2. Chandra Shekar Azad University Of Agriculture And Technology, Kanpur, (Uttar Pradesh)
3. College Of Veterinary And Animal Science, Bikaner, (Rajasthan)
4. College Of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry, Jabalpur 482001, (Madhya Pradesh)
5. College Of Veterinary Science And Animal Science, Parbhani, (Maharashtra)
6. College Of Veterinary Science, Hyderabad, (Andhra Pradesh)
7. College Of Veterinary Science, Udaigiri, (Andhra Pradesh)
8. Gujarat College Of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry, Anand, (Gujarat)
9. Jawharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur, (Madhya Pradesh)
10. Post Graduate Institute of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (PGIVAS), Akola, (Maharashtra)
11. Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakhal, (Tamil Nadu)
12.College of veterinary science, Tirupat
13.Faculty of Veterinary science, Hyderabad
14.Faculty of Veterinary science, Guwahati