Courses Offered

The Madras Veterinary College follows semester system of education from 1991 both in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Presently, the following academic programmes are offered.


  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B. V. Sc. & A. H.) - 120 students / year
  • Master of Veterinary Science (M.V.Sc.) in twenty two disciplines
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in twenty two disciplines
  • M. Phil. in Biotechnology
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics
  • Postgraduate Diploma in
    • Bioinformatics
    • Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosis
    • Companion Animal practice
    • Wild Animal Disease Management
    • Business Management in Animal and Fisheries Science

Online / Distance Mode

  • Small Animal Orthopedics (PGDORT)
  • Regenerative Medicine (PGDRM)
  • Veterinary Opthalmology (PGDOPH)
  • Small Animal Dermatology (PGDSAD)
  • Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine (PGDECM)
  • Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound (PGDDUS)
  • Zoonosis (PGDZ)
  • Diversified Poultry Production (PGDDPP)