One Health, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #27 (WUR) Online
The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is a world leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical practice, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

About

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is a world leader in veterinary education, research, and clinical practice, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The University of Edinburgh was the first UK University to address the need for One Health professional training. This MSc draws together Edinburgh’s interdisciplinary expertise with a proven track record to deliver first-class teaching in One Health.

Programme Structure

The programme begins in September and runs part-time over a period of 1-6 years, depending on which award you choose to study.

It is structured to allow progression via Certificate, Diploma and MSc; however, it is also possible to finish at the Certificate or Diploma. The Certificate is usually studied over 1-2 years, the Diploma 2-4 years and the full Masters can take from between 3-6 years to complete depending on how much time you have to dedicate to studying per academic year.

Thus, the programme is very flexible and students can also opt to take time out for employment or family reasons. It is also possible to pay by seperate courses to help spread the cost of your studies.

Delivered using a blend of online learning methods, the programme is supported by the University’s award-winning online learning environments.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

The programme is intended for high calibre students with a scientific background. A degree in the following would be advantageous:

  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Life Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Ecosystem Health
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Economics

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    725 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 GBP per module and a duration of 72 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    725 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 GBP per module and a duration of 72 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • 10 credits £725
  • 20 credits £1,445
  • 60 credits £4,335

Funding

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