MSc. Applied Veterinary Parasitology - University of Nairobi | Educartis

2 years
On Campus


Course Overview

College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences is the centre of the University of Nairobi that teaches veterinary medicine and various disciples in agriculture. The undergraduate courses taught in its faculties include Agriculture, Management of Agroecosystems and Environment, Food Science and Technology, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, Range Management, Agribusiness Management, Agricultural Education and Extension, Crop Protection, Biomedical Technology, Veterinary Medicine, Wildlife Management and Animal Health and Production.

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

The College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences is guided by the following principals in order to achieve its vision;To manage the college efficientlyTo produce quality and holistic graduates in agricultural, veterinary and environmental sciencesAdvance and consolidate scientific and technological innovations in agriculture, veterinary and environmental sciencesTo enhance the competitiveness of CAVS as a centre of excellence in agricultural, veterinary and environmental sciencesAll students and staff in the College will embrace these values which will remain the cornerstone in service delivery.​
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Admission Criteria

2.1 The Common Regulations for the Masters degree in all faculties of the University of Nairobi shall apply.2.2 Those eligible for admission into the course shall be holders of the following degree awards of the University of Nairobi :(a) Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with at least a credit in Veterinary Parasitology for B.V.M. candidates or equivalent for candidates from MBChB holders.(b) Bachelor of Science with a minimum of an Upper-Second Class Honours and where Zoology as a major was offered as a course in the years of undergraduate programme.2.3. Other candidates who have obtained degrees from other Universities approved by Senate as being equivalent to one of the degrees stated above.​

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