Massey University's Master of Veterinary Medicine programme

Massey University’s Master of Veterinary Medicine (MVM) programme provides high-quality continuing education for practicing veterinarians, delivered by distance learning. Please find below the courses they have on offer for 2023.

  Semesters One and Two (late February to early November)
Semester Two and summer school (mid-July to mid-February).

 1 year full time or up to 4 years part-time


Courses offered in odd years
118777 Veterinary Clinical Reproduction and Fertility

118759 Ophthalmology in Small Animal Practice

118762 Dermatology for Small Animal Veterinarians

118763 Canine and Feline Orthopedic Surgery

118761 Canine and Feline Emergency Medicine

118756 Canine and Feline Neurology

118752 Canine and Feline Endocrinology

118776 Lameness Investigation and Control for Cattle Veterinarians

118771 Advances in Ruminant Nutrition for Veterinarians

118786 Applied Veterinary Epidemiology

118785 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice

Courses offered in even years
118758 Avian Medicine

118757 Cardiorespiratory Medicine for Small Animal Veterinarians

118753 Canine and Feline Oncology

118755 Clinical Pathology in Small Animal Practice

118764 Canine and Feline Soft Tissue Surgery

118754 Diagnostic Imaging for Small Animal Veterinarians

118775 Advanced Mastitis Management for the Production Animal Veterinarian

118751 Canine and Feline Gastroenterology

118785 Introduction to Evidence Based Practice

118772 Calf Medicine, Health and Management

118786 Applied Veterinary Epidemiology

CPD recording

VCNZ recommended area(s) of competence for well-rounded development:

  • Critical reasoning (how you think)
  • Personal wellbeing (how you feel)
  • Professional identity (who you are)


All registrations are done through the Massey University website.

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