What Qualities Do You Need to Study Veterinary Medicine?

  • An interest in medicine and science
  • Curiosity and a desire to research and discover
  • A love of animals and knowledge of how to handle them
  • An interest in looking after and feeding our pets, farm, and zoo animals
  • A willingness to do dirty work
  • A willingness to work irregular hours
  • Resilience and stamina
  • A love of dealing with people
  • Good powers of observation
  • Visual thinking skills
  • The ability to think analytically and work with your hands
  • Perfect health (the course is physically very demanding)
  • Motivation to learn