The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides world-class, hands-on education and training to future animal and veterinary scientists. We’re home to South Australia's only veterinary school and veterinary teaching hospital.
We offer degrees in veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, animal science and animal behaviour. Learn with internationally renowned academics who are at the forefront of research across diverse fields of animal and veterinary sciences.
Campus visits and tours
Learn about campus tours and our Science Academy, an outreach program for science students.
Six University of Adelaide scientists have each won the inaugural Science Communication Prize for increasing the visibility of the University’s scientific research and capabilities, while boosting the profile and accessibility of their own work.
Investigating the bark side of veterinary care is ruff (I shih tzu not!) – Dr Petra Edwards tells us why dogs fear the vet and how pet owners can make this experience more paw-sitive for everyone.
From the wise old age of four Alex Whittaker dreamt of becoming the female version of British TV veterinarian James Herriot.
Upcoming faculty and study area events during Orientation Week.
The Waite Research Institute is hosting the Research Showcase at the National Wine Centre to celebrate the 2021 member research activities and successes.
An online Q&A session with the Future Student team to run through all of your questions about getting into the degree you want, or the backup pathways available to you.