A new website launched: Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
Ahead of The University of Melbourne Open Day on Sunday 17 August, the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences launched a new website featuring information on the key undergraduate and postgraduate degrees being offered by the newly merged Faculty. There's plenty of exciting details to be added to the website over the coming weeks, but click the link below to visit the new website now!
Visit the FVAS website
MUSSE: Four students awarded Rural Finance scholarships
Four University students have been awarded 2014 Rural Finance scholarships to help them with their rural industries studies. Mitchell Dodds (Bachelor of Science), Charlotte Morrison (Bachelor of Agriculture), Daniel Toohey (Bachelor of Science) and Peta Taylor (Doctor of Philosophy) were awarded four of the nine scholarships on offer to Victorian agricultural science students. Rural Finance awards scholarships annually to exceptional undergraduate and postgraduate students who demonstrate career aspirations across the agriculture and farming industries.
Professor Rick Roush: MSLE Merger with the faculties of Science and Veterinary Science
On 25 March 2014, the University's Senior Executive approved a series of proposals that will strengthen research and teaching in Agriculture and consolidate our Geography, Resource Management and Forestry research and teaching programs. Geography, Resource Management and Forestry research and teaching joined an expanded Faculty of Science. The Bachelor of Agriculture and all associated teaching and research activities have moved from our Department of Agriculture and Food Systems into the new Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences.