10 MEDICAL STUDIES
10.5. VETERINARY MEDICINE
Study programmes include topics such as Veterinary Medicine
About the programme
The programme is dedicated to meeting the animal and public health needs through its education, research and outreach programs. This Faculty is committed to strengthening the connections between human and animal medicine.
Teaching methods include lectures, seminars and personal tutorials, practical session, guest speakers. Practical sessions are organized in laboratories and veterinary clinics. This is all arranged in correlation with lectures/professors. You will also spend a significant amount of time in doing personal study.
Lectures are given in Bosnian/ Croatian/Serbian. You have to check with the Faculty coordinator whether they give the opportunity to follow lectures and take exams in foreign language.
Assessment is by courseware, classroom tests and examinations. Group learning, teamwork, individual work and communication skills are assessed through design group studies and reports as well as presentations. Practical work is also a part of the examinations.
Degree and qualifications
The first and second cycles are integrated with study program and last 5 years (total of 300 ECTS) with 2 years of specialisation and lead to a degree Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (MD).
Following the graduation from the Faculty, candidates can enroll studies at postgraduate level.
There are many career options for a Veterinarian, and they range from conducting research to working with small, large or exotic animals. Veterinarian career options include going into clinical practice, private practice, agriculture or one of several other fields.
Programmes are taught at:
FACULTY OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
Address: Zmaja od Bosne 90, 71000 Sarajevo
Phone: +387 33 729 100
Fax: +387 33 617 850
Prof. dr. Muhamed Smajlović, Vice-Dean