Want To Be a Veterinarian - Taster Programme for Vet Study

Want To Be a Veterinarian - Taster Programme for Vet Study


This programme will give you a glimpse of what it’s like to be a veterinarian. You will have a chance to talk to veterinarians and find out about related careers.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the programme, you will:

  • Understand various veterinary degrees, including HK, UK and Australia: their differences and applicability to Hong Kong
  • Understand career opportunities in the veterinary industry
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a veterinarian


Day 1: Introduction to the Veterinary World

  • Introduction to the Veterinary Industry
  • Career Paths with a Veterinary Degree
  • Studying in Australia
  • Differences between being a Vet in Australia and HK

Day 2: Hands-on Activities

  • Practice in HK – Vet’s Routine
  • How to Perform a Physical Examination on Dogs

Day 3: Veterinary Education in HK

  • Routes to Becoming a Vet and Studying in HK
  • How to Prepare for the Vet School Interview?
  • Studying in HK

Day 4: Veterinary Education in the UK

  • Routes to Becoming a Veterinarian & Studying in the UK
  • Studying in the UK
  • Differences between being a Vet in the UK and HK

Day 5: Be a Surgeon and Career Sharing

  • Surgery Workshop: Suturing (Workshop)
  • Career Sharing
  • Certificate Presentation & Celebration Party

* The tentative schedule is subject to change.

Date & Time

22-26 July 2024, 2:00pm-5:00pm


W Haking Management Development Centre, 14/F Fairmont House, 8 Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong



Target Participants

Current Form 3 – Form 6 Students

The HKMA reserves the right to change any of the programme without notice, including but not limited to including but not limited to topics, schedule, activities, assessments, fees, lecturers, and locations.

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Course Details

Ms Eunice Chan
Phone: 3958 4819
Email: tsw@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

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