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University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna

University of Veterinary Medicine
Established 1767
Location Vienna

The University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna (German: Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien - in short: VUW) was founded in 1767 as the world's third school for veterinary medicine (after Lyon and Alfort) by Milan's Ludovico Scotti, originally named k. k. Pferde-Curen- und Operationsschule (literally, "Imperial-Royal School for the Cure and Surgery of Horses"). Today, it has c. 2,800 students and c. 600 employees.

See also

  • Schools of veterinary medicine

Notable alumni

  • Herbert Haupt

External links

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