BVSc Jobs:

It is possible for veterinary science students to work with medical institutions of both the private and the public sectors. Zoological parks, wildlife sanctuaries are some of the other places which hire veterinary doctors. They also have opportunities to teach in any of the veterinary colleges or universities. A large number of veterinary clinics offer mobile veterinary care services for farmers for which veterinary doctors are much required. Some of the BVSc course job profiles are mentioned below:

  • Veterinary Doctor
  • Veterinary Research Scientist
  • Animal Breeders
  • Veterinary Officers
  • Veterinary Surgeon

BVSc Jobs For Freshers:

BVSc graduates almost immediately get jobs in the veterinary science field mostly as junior doctors because of their 6 months of hardcore internship. Some of BVSc fresher jobs are mentioned below:

  • Junior Veterinary Doctor
  • Junior Research Analyst
  • Junior Research Scientist
  • Food Animal Veterinary Doctors

BVSc Government and Private Jobs:

BVSc students mostly get to work in the government sector than in the private sector. There are lesser opportunities in private sectors for veterinary doctors. Some of the jobs are mentioned below:

  • Veterinary Officer
  • Veterinary Doctor
  • Animal Breeder
  • Research Veterinarian
  • Food Safety and Inspection Veterinarian

BVSc Jobs Abroad:

Just like in India, veterinarians are very much important all over the world. Some countries pay double the salary for veterinarians especially in European countries such as Norway, Sweden, England, etc. Some of the job profiles are mentioned below:

  • Food Animal Veterinarians
  • Companion Animal Veterinarians
  • Equine Veterinarians
  • Research Veterinarians

Salary Scale for BVSc Course:

The salary scale for BVSc and AH course according to job experience is mentioned below:

Experience From Up to
0-5 Years - INR 4.2 L.P.A
5-10 Years INR 4.2 L.P.A INR 4.9 L.P.A
10-20 Years INR 4.9 L.P.A INR 8.8 L.P.A

Average Salary Based on Job Position for BVSc:

Veterinary doctors are paid according to their job profiles in government as well as the private sector. Few job profiles which are in higher demand get a good paycheck. Some of the job positions and its average salary for BVSc and AH course is mentioned below:

Sl.No Job Type Average Salary per annum
1 Medicine INR 5.5 L.P.A
2 General Surgery  INR 5.5 L.P.A
3 Preventive Medicine INR 3 L.P.A
4 Diagnosis and Treatment INR 6.5 L.P.A
5 Emergency Medicine  INR 5.8 L.P.A

Source: Payscale

Key Stats for BVSc:

Key stats such as gender-wise pay, pay according to job experience for Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry course is mentioned below:

Source: Payscale

Source: Payscale

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, BVSc and AH courses are not available from any of the distance education colleges because it deals with a lot of practical subjects and the students need to practically work on caring animals.

Veterinarians are called veterinary doctors or animal doctors because they work on the health and well-being of animals. They are also capable of operating in case any animal is injured or diseased

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