Name of Curriculum

Master of Science (Veterinary Microbiology)


General information

Curriculum in Master of Science (Veterinary Microbiology) aims to create good graduates with moral, ethic, and responsibility to themselves, others and the environment while possessing the passion for knowledge and expertise in veterinary microbiology which could be used in the future career and applied for work.


Qualifications of the Applicants

Bachelor's degree or equivalent Veterinary Science, Veterinary Techniques, Microbiology Health Sciences or other related programs.


Structure of the Curriculum


Plan A2

1) Major

No less than 24 credits

    - Seminar

  2 credits

    - Required major

 10 credits

    - Elective major

No less than 12 credits

2) Thesis

No less than 12 credits

Total credits

No less than 36 credits


Sample courses in the curriculum

  • Clinical biology diagnosis
  • Intensive veterinary microbiology
  • Integration in Virology and Immunology
  • Veterinary Microbiology Club 


Research topics in the curriculum

Development of veterinary bioproducts for the diagnosis and prevention of infectious diseases in animals, epidemiology of molecules in pathogens in animals and animal diseases to humans, Veterinary Molecular Immunology, Microbiology of aquatic animal disease diagnosis, production of antibacterial vaccines in aquatic animals, food safety inspection in veterinary microbiology, risk assessment of drug resistant bacteria in animals and the mechanism of drug resistance of bacteria.


Academic cooperation

  • Institute of Animal Health and Vaccine Division, Department of Livestock Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
  • Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital and the Faculty of Tropical Medicine Mahidol University
  • Faculty of Medicine Chulalongkorn University
  • Faculty of Medicine Srinakharinwirot University
  • Faculty of Allied Health Sciences Thammasat University
  • Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited
  • St. Jude Children Hospital, USA.
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA.
  • Kansas State University, USA.


Contact us

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The Faculty of Veterinary Science of Kasetsart University (Bangkhen Campus)
Tel. : 02-942-8436, 02-797-1900 ext. 4301 E-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.