Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

'Point of contact for all veterinary matters'

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine has a unique position in the Netherlands. Not only is this the only institution where veterinarians are trained, researchers are also working together on innovative scientific research. In addition, the faculty provides specialist clinical care in the largest academic veterinary hospital in Europe. Thanks to this position, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine is a point of contact for all veterinary matters, both nationally and increasingly internationally.


18 June 2015
In order to ensure that breeders can breed healthier dogs, the centre developed an objective system of measurement that charts the state of each breeds health.
Geert Tillemans
7 May 2015
As of 1 July, Geert Tillemans has been appointed to the post of Director of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
17 April 2015
Prof. Ludo Hellebrekers has been appointed the new Director of the Central Veterinary Institute (CVI), part of Wageningen UR, as of 1 June 2015.


7 July 2015 14:30 -
Embryonic stem cells could contribute to reducing the use of laboratory animal experiments for testing developmental toxicity.
8 - 9
8 July 2015 09:00 -
Organ-on-a-Chip World Congress & 3D-Printing
14 - 15
14 July 2015 13:47 -
UFAW International Animal Welfare Science Symposium.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine