What I Wish I Knew Before, During, and After Vet School Applications

Hi everyone! My name is Sarah and I am a first year veterinary student from Indonesia. I’m really excited to be sharing my experiences with you as an international student and the lessons I’m learning on my path to becoming a veterinarian. I was actually one of the first students …

Application Process and Settling in as an International Student

Hello! My name is Kayla, and I am a first-year Graduate Entry Programme (GEP) student from Minnesota! I will be sharing my application process and how the experience has been for me so far as an international student. Application Process In regards to the application process, it wasn’t too different …

The Home Stretch

Hello everyone! Today’s blog post is an update on final year rotations and what the future holds! At the moment, I have completed 9 weeks of final year rotations. So far, I have completed my farm core rotation weeks and am just about to finish up the small animal general …

Finally in Final Year

Hi all!I hope that you have all been enjoying the summer months, wherever you may be. Over here in Edinburgh, things have been busy for final years as we began rotations in June- the start of the end! Rotations consist of spending a week in each hospital department in order …

Final Year Here I Come!

For three years I have waded through lecture upon lecture upon lecture – taking notes, reading around topics, writing summaries, trying to wrap my head around clinical skills and build up muscles I have never used before. Now, entering my final year and starting rotations, I finally realize how much …

Imposter!

Hello again 😊After our Easter break, 4th years are starting our Final Year Preparation (FYP) module! This is a month-long module packed with lectures that focus on developing our professional and clinical skills, like communication with clients, hospital etiquette, etc. As we prepare to enter into our final year, and …