Veterinary medicine – University of Copenhagen

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Veterinary medicine 

Veterinary medicine / veterinarian (vet)

Veterinary medicine is the only way of becoming a veterinarian in Denmark. The programme is taught in two modern veterinary teaching hospitals and is one of the best in Europe.

After graduation you can work in as a veterinarian in a clinic where you examine and treat sick animals. Animal welfare and disease control is also key areas for veterinarians. You could also work in biotech- & biomedicine companies, who are in demand for qualified veterinarians constantly. As a veterinarian you have real influence on animal health and animal welfare.

Find more information about the programme Veterinærmedicin (dyrlæge, Danish)