The curriculum starts with basic subjects as Anatomy, Biochemistry and Physiology. Later on, students become acquainted with animal-origin food hygiene, elements of husbandry and nutrition. Clinical subjects are offered together with obligatory clinical practice. Students participate actively in the diagnosis and treatment of clinical cases. University clinics have a total of 8 surgical theatres: for small animals, farm animals, ophthalmology and dental clinic. The history of the Veterinary Medicine Faculty dates back to 1944, since then over 6000 veterinary surgeons have graduated.
The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Life Sciences in Lublin received a decision on granting accreditation from the European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE).
The certificate confirms the highest quality of education at the faculty. This accreditation assures the graduates of the faculty that their professional diploma is recognised in the European Union.
The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Life Sciences in Lublin received European accreditation for the second time, the first time it took place in 2005.
The European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education was founded in 1988. It currently has approximately 100 veterinary departments in Europe, Israel and Turkey. EAEVE’s mission is to evaluate, promote and support a high level of education in the field of veterinary medicine.