Master Degree

How to apply?

How to apply for the Master Program

To apply for the Certificate of Small Animal Veterinary Practice in the discipline of your choice, the following documents need to be submitted as e-mail attachment in digital form either as Word, PDF or JPG file. Non-EU candidates are required to submit certified true copies of their application documents. These documents will be forwarded to the Post Graduate Program Committee. You will be notified in due course whether your application has been accepted and receive an invoice to pay a registration fee.

1) Personal identification

  • One passport photo (to be forwarded via post to the ESAVS, Schadtengasse 2, 55765 Birkenfeld, Germany), size 35x45 mm, in color, against a clear background
  • One copy of your passport or personal identification card

2) Proof of academic background

  • One certified true copy of your university degree – or a copy of the translation of your degree if the latter is written in a language other than English, French or German

3) Proof of health insurance coverage

  • A copy of your national or European health insurance Card
    (please make sure to make a copy / scan of the front and back side of your card)

4) Proof of required professional environment and position*

  • Name and type of clinic, practice or institution
  • Proof of required clinical facilities, governance and patient care – please refer to Clinic Requirements
  • Exact position title
  • Nature of duties and responsibilities
  • Duration of employment

5) A detailed CV in English*

  • Please download template: Personal CV

6) Selected course curriculum

  • Please request the respective curriculum form for your disipline at the ESAVS Office

7) Proof of participation in ESAVS course(s) in the past – if applicable

8) Annual Fees

  • A non-refundable semester administration fee of 250,00 Euros has to be paid to ESAVS upon approval of your application. For details please see section “Admission and Fees”


Courses 2018 brochure

Order the free ESAVS information brochure 2018 and learn more about the veterinary intensive training programs in over 20 disciplines in Europe and Asia. Please send an E-Mail to with your delivery address to receive the free ESAVS Course Brochure 2018 or download the pdf version.

Contact us

ESAVS Office Germany
Schadtengasse 2
D-55765 Birkenfeld
Phone: +49 6782 2329
Fax: +49 6782 4314



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