Programme Code: 223-30280
Commencement Date: 29 August 2022
Enquiry: 3442 5815 / 3442 7423


Programme Details

Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Nursing

Online Application
立即網上報名 Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Nursing 動物護理學高等文憑 - Online Application 立即網上免費報名


The Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Nursing Programme, offered by the School of Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE), City University of Hong Kong,  is developed to serve the increasing demand for professionally trained and qualified personnel in veterinary nursing, to provide vital support in the veterinary profession and industry sector in Hong Kong.  The programme is designed to generate veterinary nurses who have the knowledge, skills and appropriate attitudes to make a significant contribution to the health and welfare of the animals in our Society.  

Programme Features

  • Emphasizes on professional knowledge and skill practice
  • Covers areas such as anaesthesia & critical care, animal health & preventative care, surgical & medical nursing, veterinary diagnostic imaging & laboratory techniques
  • Workplace learning in different veterinary settings
  • Medium of Instruction: English

This programme supports the goal of the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences (JCCVMLS) to set a high standard for animal healthcare and welfare, and veterinary services under the 'One Health' concept in Asia.  The programme is also positioned to reflect the College's vision of becoming an international hub for veterinary education.


The programme is also recognised under the Hong Kong Qualifications Framework Level 4.

Qualifications Framework (QF)

Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Nursing is recognised under the Qualifications Framework.

QF Level: Level 4
QR Registration Number: 15/003660/L4
Validity Period: On-going since 17 Dec 2015