ALES Transfers

The University of Edinburgh Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies Partnership

Brief description

After three years of study at the University of Alberta, you may be eligible to complete both your BSc and BVM&S at the University of Edinburgh.


Students who have completed the third year (90 credits) of the BSc Animal Health and BSc Agriculture, Animal Science major.


In partnership with the University of Alberta, the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies offers UAlberta BSc Animal Health and BSc Agriculture, Animal Science major students who have successfully completed three years of study, the opportunity to enter onto the accelerated 4 year BVM&S Program. This agreement allows students to graduate with an internationally accredited degree in a combined total of 7 years and receive a qualification from both UoA (BSc) and the University of Edinburgh (BVM&S)

Program Brochure:

Official Website:

How to Apply: Submit your application for a place on the partnership starting in August 2020.

Program Information & Contact

For all questions related to eligibility, applying, deadlines, costs and program details

Application Deadlines:

Fall 2020 Admission: apply by November 15th, 2019

Contact Email:

University of Alberta:

University of Edinburgh:

Additional Information:

Abroad, Partnership, Undergraduate