About the Immerse Veterinary Medicine Summer School
Veterinary Medicine concerns itself with the biological processes and medical care of animals, as well as the practice of veterinarians themselves. The discipline calls upon knowledge of chemistry, biology, pharmacology, neuroscience, psychology, and many other sciences with the aim of treating an extremely varied array of species. With guidance from your university tutor, you will explore theory at the core of a typical undergraduate degree and understand how vets are able to treat such a wide variety of ailments in so many different animals.
Throughout the two week programme you will live and study in a university college discovering what it could be like if you choose to study Veterinary Medicine in the future. Beyond this, you’ll gain authentic experience of life as a university student as you settle in to your new surroundings at get to know your classmates. Our busy programme of social and cultural events means you’ll get to know the incredible heritage of the city around you and make lifelong friends in the process.
Do you want to know what it’s like to study Veterinary Medicine at university? Find out more about our academic enrichment programmes below!
Cambridge Veterinary Medicine Summer School for 16-18 year olds
The Immerse Education English Literature summer programme in Cambridge provides you with in-depth insight into life as a Vet Med student. You’ll study both theory and practice through a series of case studies and hands-on practical elements. At the same time, you’ll be exposed to the academic field of veterinary medicine and further your passion for this multidisciplinary and highly-rewarding field.View Details
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As the field of Human Medicine pushes at the forefront of scientific discovery, so too does Veterinary Medicine. Today’s veterinarians have in depth knowledge of complex biological processes across many different classes and species. They balance this against nuances philosophical and ethical considerations and implement best practice in the interests of the animal, the owner, and the law.
Study Veterinary Medicine with Immerse and you’ll explore animal husbandry, homeostasis, reproductive biology as well as veterinary ethics, plus develop critical thinking and practical skills of value to all scientific fields.
Our Veterinary Medicine programmes take place in colleges of Cambridge University, an institution renowned for its academic prestige and ranked as the best Veterinary Medicine school in the world.