Central Luzon State University (CLSU) is
located on a 658-hectare sprawling main campus in the Science City of Muñoz,
which is located 150 kilometers north of Manila. It also has a more than
1000-hectare site for ranch type buffalo production and forestry development
up the hills of Carranglan town, in northern Nueva Ecija, 40 kilometers away
from the main campus. The University is the lead agency of the Muñoz Science
Community and the seat of the Regional Research and Development Center in
Central Luzon. To date, CLSU is one of the premier institutions of agriculture
in Southeast Asia known for its breakthrough researches in aquaculture (pioneer
in the sex reversal of Tilapia), ruminants, crops, orchard, and water
The College of Veterinary
Science and Medicine (CVSM) was established in 1978 through Republic Act No.
4067 enacted into law by Congress in 1964. Subsequently, CVSM offered the first
ladderized veterinary curriculum in the Philippines: Bachelor of Science in
Animal Husbandry (first 4 years) and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (6 years).
This was designed to produce veterinarians adept not only in disease control
and prevention but in animal production as well. For many years, DVM graduates
from CVSM have consistently topped the Veterinary Licensure Examinations in the
country. This excellent performance has made the Philippine Commission on
Higher Education (CHED) and the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) to
recognize the CVSM as one of the Top Performing Veterinary Colleges in the
country. In 2009, CHED awarded the college the title, Center of Excellence in
The following are the admission requirements for both
undergraduate and graduate programs:
Grade Point Average of
2.25 or better in the first year
Passing the interview
and qualifying examination conducted by the college admission committee
Submission of duly
accomplished application form and four copies of two 2” x 2” photos
Passing the National
Veterinary Admission Test for the DVM program
Certificate of Honorable
Dismissal and Transcript of Records
Certificate of Good
Moral Character issued by the dean or director of student services of the
school last attended
Compliance with the
general admission requirements of the university and those of the college
For Foreign Students
submission of authenticated passport and visa
Alien Certificate of
Transcript of Records
Eligibility for Admission issued by the Commission on Higher Education
Compliance with the
general admission requirements of the university
All other government
Students from countries
where English is not a medium of instruction must pass the English proficiency
test administered by the Department of English and Humanities
A DVM degree or its equivalent from a recognized institution is
a requirement along with the submission of the following:
authenticated transcript of records showing a grade point average (GPA) of at
least 2.0 or its equivalent.
Applicants with GPA
below 2.0 may be admitted on a probationary status if recommended by the
department chair and approved by the dean after thorough review of the
applicant’s qualification to do graduate work.
Two letters of
recommendation from former professors in the undergraduate course.
Is a Bachelor’s Degree Required?
Is this an International School?
Estimated Tuition Resident:
Php 7,000.00 per semester
Estimated Tuition Non-Resident
Php 12,000.00 per
Accepts International Students?
Last week of April every year.
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