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Department of Veterinary Medicine

Cambridge Veterinary School


These pages give an overview of the full-time One-year Junior Clinical Training Scholarships available in the Department of Veterinary Medicine. Click on the links for a full explanation.


For informal enquiries and/or to register your interest, please contact



When the Internships become available they are advertised on our main webpage under vacancies: - please visit

We recruit 6 interns for June 1st start every year: -

· Applications open 20th December   

· Applications close 20th January

· Interviews held early-mid February

We recruit 6 interns for December 1st start every year: -

· Applications open 1st July

· Applications close 30th July

· Interviews held mid-late August


Summary of benefits

· High residency success rate – 84% of our interns who have been pursuing a residency have successfully achieved this

·Tax-free stipend plus accommodation in Central Cambridge and bills included in package

· Truly rotating internship through all specialties including flexibility to pursue extra time in rotations of your choice!

· Good work-life balance with manageable weekend and night work, the latter 1:12!

· University library and journal access

· Monthly seminars with complimentary food and drink!

· 2 weeks of externship/dedicated research time on top of holidays

· Academic opportunities, e.g. teach Cambridge students during rotations and College supervision opportunities; weekly Department research and clinical seminars; journal and book clubs

· Proven track-record with publications and research projects with guidance on presentation and scientific writing skills.

· Assigned intern supervisor: - regular progress meetings, interview practice, provision of professional references and CV/cover letter proof reading by experienced senior clinicians to aid residency applications

· Generous CPD allowance and encouragement to present at scientific meetings £750

· RECOVER CPR training

· First opinion service including surgical cases

· A number of service-specific internships (orthopaedics, anaesthesia, oncology, diagnostic imaging) and residency opportunities encourage career progression following internship


For informal enquiries and/or to register your interest, please contact