The Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Pathology is one of the five departments at the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences which was created by merging two Departments (Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Department of Veterinary Pathology). The department teaches basic science and Clinical courses from first up to fifth year Professional Veterinary students, first to third year Laboratory and Biotechnology Sciences Students and first to second year to Diploma students.
The department hosts a veterinary paraprofessional diploma program. Apart from veterinary degree and veterinary paraprofessionals, the department trains students pursuing other biomedical degrees programmes including:-
- BSc Biotechnology and Laboratory Science (BLS),
- BSc Wildlife Management (WLM),
- BSc Animal Science (AS),
- BSc Aquaculture (AQ),
- BSc. Range Management (RM) and
- BSc in Education with specialization in Biology.
- Diploma in Laboratory Technology (DLT)
The department also trains students at post-graduate level. In Masters of Science, the department offers two degree programmes; MSc Veterinary Anatomy and Master of Veterinary Pathology (MVP).The department also offers Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degrees in Biomedical Sciences.