Admissions processes at the seven United Kingdom veterinary schools: a review.

@article{Hudson2009AdmissionsPA,
  title={Admissions processes at the seven United Kingdom veterinary schools: a review.},
  author={Neil P H Hudson and Susan M. Rhind and Lynda J. Moore and Sue Dawson and Margaret Kilyon and Kisha Braithwaite and J. Vasanth Wason and Richard John Mellanby},
  journal={The Veterinary record},
  year={2009},
  volume={164 19},
  pages={583-7}
}
The major challenge in veterinary undergraduate admissions is to select those students with most suitability for veterinary training and careers from a large and diverse pool of applicants with very high academic ability. This paper describes a review of the admissions processes of the seven veterinary schools in the UK. There was significant commonality in the entry requirements and the criteria upon which the schools made decisions on candidates. There was some variation in the procedures… CONTINUE READING