The Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) is the only institution in Atlantic Canada educating doctors of veterinary medicine. More than 1,400 graduates now work in private practice, academia, research, government, and industry worldwide.
Welcome to the Atlantic Veterinary College! We take pride in providing an excellent education, focusing on fostering innovation and academic excellence. We're educating leaders in veterinary medicine and research.
Dr. Ian Dohoo, professor emeritus of epidemiology, was recently awarded an honorary degree in veterinary medicine by the University of Helsinki for his contribibutions to epidemiology and post-graduate teaching in Scandinavia.
During the month of July, AVC is buzzing with 200 young people attending our popular Dr. Tim Olgivie AVC Vet Camp, where they learn about veterinary medicine while meeting some interesting animals along the way.