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Universities, Institutions, Colleges and Schools Awarding Veterinary Degrees

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Warsaw Poland

Szkola Glówna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie Wydzial Medycyny Weterynaryjnej

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EAEVE European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education
RCVS Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

Degrees :

DVM

Degree: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Dyplom lekarza weterynarii Recognition status: EAEVE,RCVS Website: www.sggw.pl Until the first veterinary school was organized in Lyon (1762), in most European countries veterinary subjects were lectured at the medical schools. Thus, the students of medicine received some background in animal anatomy, physiology, surgery, and diseases as well, and afterwards in their medical practice could treat both humans and domestic animals. Veterinary universities appeared in the late 18th century, again in marriage with human medicine - there were common lecturers and laboratories in particular for teaching pre-clinical subjects like, anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology. In Poland, the first training and education in the veterinary profession started in 1824, when the first veterinary school was opened in Buraków, near Warsaw. It was the part of the Institute of Agronomy in Marymont. The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine was established in 1927 and since that time it provides education, research and development, veterinary services and many other activities. At present the Faculty manages 2 buildings for basic and preclinical sciences, and two modern and well equipped clinics: Clinic for Small Animal and Equine Clinics. Read more ...