The Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute is home to the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria, the University of Pretoria Biomedical Research Centre (UPBRC), the Agricultural Research Council Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute (ARC-OVI) and its Exotic Diseases Division (EDD), Onderstepoort Biological Products (OBP) and the Big Five Veterinary Pharmaceutical Company. The Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria is the only one of its kind in South Africa.
The Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria has 5 academic departments responsible for teaching, research and public services which are further facilitated by an academic hospital, various departmental laboratories, administrative sections, a teaching animal unit and research centers.
The Veterinary Academic Hospital provides state of the art facilities for the clinical departments and veterinary services to the community. The Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria offers an undergraduate veterinary degree program and a veterinary nursing diploma program as well as a variety of postgraduate degree programs.
Contact details for Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute:
012 420 3111