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 (Dr. Robert Lo)

  • 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 (Dr. Robert Lo)

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

Day 3: Veterinary Education in HK (Ms Savina Mo)

  • 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 (Dr. Joanna Lee)

  • 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 (Dr. Joanna Lee)

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

* The tentative schedule is subject to change.

Date & Time

11 – 15 April 2023, 9:00 am – 12:00 nn


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



Target Participants

Current Form 3 – Form 6 Students

Information at a Glance



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Brochure Application Form


Course Details

Ms Ann Fan
Phone: 2774 8574
Email: tsw@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: Ivy Ng 3468 6023 / Shino Choi 3468 6024 / Windy Ng 3468 6025 / 2774 8500
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

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