B.V.Sc & AH 

B.V.Sc & AH or Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry is an undergraduate Veterinary Science professional course.  Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry is the application of medical, diagnostic, and therapeutic principles to various types of animals. In other words, Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc & AH) is a course that deals with curing, treating as well as studying the various diseases occurring in animals and birds, thus studying the physiology of the animals in detail. The Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc & AH) degree course covers the study of subjects like Veterinary Anatomy & Histology, Veterinary Physiology, Veterinary Biochemistry, Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology, Veterinary Parasitology, etc. The degree course is awarded after successfully completing a 4½ to 5 years program of study.

Duration: 5 YearsLevel: Graduation
Type: DegreeEligibility : 10+2 or Equivalent
B.V.Sc & AH Eligibility
  • Aspiring students should have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with a minimum of 50% marks secured from a recognized board of the country.
  • Veterinary Council of India conducts an All India Common Entrance Examination known as All India Pre-Veterinary Test (AIPVT) in the month of May each year for filling up of 15% of the total no. of seats of each Veterinary college of the States where the Indian Veterinary Council Act, 1984 extends.
B.V.Sc & AH Employment Areas
  • Animal Resource Development Centres
  • Animal Husbandry & Dairying Departments
  • Breeding Farms / Hatchery
  • Biological Products and Vaccine Product Plants
  • Consultancy Firms
  • Dairy Farms
  • Drug Research Institutions
  • Disease Investigation Centres
  • Feed Processing Industry
  • Insurance Companies
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
  • Ministry of Agriculture
  • Meat / Milk Processing Plants
  • National Parks
  • Poultry Farms
  • Para Veterinary Staff Training Schools
  • Veterinary Centres / Veterinary Hospitals / Veterinary Instruments and Equipment Industry
  • Zoos and Wildlife Centres
B.V.Sc & AH Job Types
  • Animal Farm Manager
  • Animal Care & Service Worker
  • Biological Scientist
  • Lecturer
  • Pharmacy Research Scientist
  • Senior Medical Representative
  • Veterinary Consultant / Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Researcher / Veterinary Technologist
  • Veterinarian / Veterinary Doctor / Veterinary Surgeon
Advanced Course in B.V.Sc & AH 
  • M.V.Sc
  • MVSc Animal Nutrition
  • MVSc Veterinary Parasitology
  • MVSc Veterinary Biochemistry
  • MVSc Veterinary Microbiology
  • MVSc Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • MVSc Livestock Products Technology
  • MVSc Animal Genetics and Breeding
  • MVSc Veterinary Surgery and Radiology
  • MVSc Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension