This profession is all about loving and caring for animals! Veterinary Science is a specialized field that deals with the health and well being of animals. Just like the other fields of medicine that deal with preventive care and illness treatment for human beings, this area of medical study deals with all of that for animals.
Being a typically ignored area of study, there is usually a misconception that placement prospects after completing a doctoral degree in veterinary sciences is not usually great. But you will be surprised to know that on an average after completing a Bachelors of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, one can earn as much as Rs 30,000 per month as the starting salary. Also with increased emphasis being laid on food safety and nutritional status of food consumed by people in the country, veterinary science and animal husbandry is gaining increasing importance each passing day.
Also you will be astonished to know that according to government data, there is a crunch of trained doctors in this field. The trained professionals are moving to foreign locations like Australia, Denmark, New Zealand, Canada, America and other countries for better placement prospect.
Immediately after completing class XII with physics, chemistry and biology one can study veterinary science. Some colleges enroll students for Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (B V Sc & A H) on the basis of merit where as a few institutes conduct their own entrance exam for the same. Also most colleges impose domicile restrictions in their admission procedure.