MVSC

Masters of Veterinary Science

Stream Medical
Course Type Master
Duration 2 Years

Masters of Veterinary Science, known as MVSc in short, is a 2- year-long postgraduate level master degree course in veterinary science. It has been designed to have a deep understanding of anatomy, physiology, surgery and treatment of animals from different diseases. 

  • Full-Form: Master of Veterinary Science 
  • Duration: 2 years 
  • Admission Process: Merit-based or Entrance-Based
  • Top MVSc Exam: ICAR AIEEA PG, GBPUAT
  • Top CollegesIndian Veterinary Research Institute, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology 
  • Average Annual Fees: INR 10,000 to INR 2,00,000
  • Distance Education or Correspondence: Not available 
  • Top MVSc Jobs and Career Prospects: Veterinarians, Veterinary Researcher, Teacher/Professor. 

    MVSc Entrance Exams

    The main entrance exam for admission to Masters in Veterinary Science is the one conducted by the ICAR. In addition to the ICAR exam, most of the colleges have their own round of entrance exams along with few seats sanctioned for candidates who have cleared the ICAR entrance exam. 

  • ICAR All India Entrance Exam: It is conducted in the month of June for admission. This exam is conducted for admission to veterinary institutes under ICAR which includes the Indian Institute of Veterinary Research. For veterinary science, the major subjects that one has to prepare are veterinary anatomy, veterinary gynaecology, immunology, etc.
  • GBPUAT: This exam is conducted for admission to Govind Ballabh Pant University Agriculture and Technology. Only candidates who are bonafide residents of Uttarakhand are eligible to apply for this exam. For other state candidates, they have to clear the ICAR AIEEA exam for admission to this college. The syllabus will be same as the ICAR AIEEA syllabus
  • KVASFU: This exam is conducted for admission to veterinary colleges in Karnataka which is a part of the KVASFU. Candidates should have studied in Karnataka at least for 7 years unless they are ICAR nominees or NRI’s, etc. The exam is usually conducted in the month of September.
  • PGEE: This exam is conducted for admission to Rajiv Gandhi College of Veterinary and Animal Science. The exam is usually conducted in the month of November.
  • BIRSA Agricultural University Exam: This exam is conducted for admission to BIRSA Agricultural University, Ranchi. The exam is usually conducted in the month of May. 

Masters of Veterinary Science, known as MVSc in short, is a 2- year-long postgraduate level master degree course in veterinary science. It has been designed to have a deep understanding of anatomy, physiology, surgery and treatment of animals from different diseases. 

To be eligible for this course,  students should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry or in Veterinary Science with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.

Entrance Exam - Masters of Veterinary Science
Exam Name Grade Level Exam Date
ICAR AIEEA UG/PG 2nd March 2022