Royal Veterinary College, University of London

About the institution

When the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) was established in 1971 it was the UK’s first veterinary school and is currently the largest. It is also a college of the University of London. RVC has two campuses: one in Camden, London and the other in rural Hertfordshire. It offers degrees in veterinary medicine and veterinary nursing and provides support for the veterinary profession through its three referral hospitals where students can gain hands-on experience.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
2,154
Male UG students: 
22%
Female UG students: 
78%
Full-time students: 
97%
Under 21 on entry: 
74%
International: 
15%
Undergraduate: 
74%
Student-staff ratio: 
10.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
454.0

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 4%
2.1: 13%
2.2: 8%
Pass: 1%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

93%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
74%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
26,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment


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