Working as a Veterinary Nurse
Harper Adams is a veterinary nurse approved training centre. Our range of full and part-time courses are accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, and produce highly employable skilled veterinary nurses and practice managers.
Veterinary Hospital Nurse, Willows Veterinary Centre
BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing and Practice Management
By being given real life experience on placement you have a more informed idea of what to expect in your future career. It was a fantastic opportunity to meet people and establish professional relationships to help with future career prospects and planning.
Veterinary Nurse, Twycross Zoo
I enjoy knowing that I am helping to advance the way in which animals are diagnosed and treated.
Clinical Investigation Nurse, Royal Veterinary College
Not every day will be perfect; it will be difficult and challenging and things may not always go as well as you expect. A supportive team will always help you and know, in time, that you will be able to achieve that task you struggle with.
Registered Veterinary Nurse, Woodward Veterinary Practice
The best thing about placement was getting to do the job I had dreamed of doing and learnt so much about.
Veterinary Nurse, Willows Veterinary Hospital
You couldn’t ask for a better range of facilities right on campus
Trainee veterinary surgeon
It is a great university, great course and it is only with thanks to Harper Adams that I have a wonderful job which I thoroughly love.
Head Nurse, Heywood Veterinary Centre
Friendly, welcoming, accepting of different people, wide range of cultures, warm atmosphere, amazing facilities, range of extracurricular activities.
Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)
When a previously ill animal is discharged to a happy owner, the feeling that you had a significant input in helping nurse that animal back to health is second to none.
Veterinary Nurse, Tern Veterinary Group