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MSD Animal Health Academy

Earn your National Qualification Framework (SAQA)
Animal Health Qualifications

Our customers have always known that they can depend on MSD Animal Health for more than just medicines. They count on MSD Animal Health for information, technologies and veterinary services that truly advance animal healthcare. It is our heritage and our mission.

Study at your convenience: Certificate, Diploma & Skill Courses

The MSD Animal Health online campus gives students access to quality agricultural e-learning programmes and research information. Study full-time or part-time to accommodate the demands of your life. Modules are accredited by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).

National Certificate

National Diploma

  • National Diploma:
    Animal Health, NQF 5
    An advanced diploma qualification for school leavers and technicians advancing to farm management level and Agri entrepreneurs seeking self-employment in the Animal health and production sector.
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Animal Health Skills Courses

A Value chain of 20 Animal health Skills Modules advancing from NQF 2, to NQF 5 as part of an Entry- and Exit strategy to gain technical knowledge on Animal Health and MSD Products.

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Being original in thought and approach, having the confidence and determination to come up and work with new insights, greater understanding and fresh knowledge.


Working closely, sharing understanding and inspiring one another and customers, allowing science and thinking to flourish, enabling the right balance of cost against human capability.


Aiming at being efficient, fast and flexible in all operations, responding rapidly to new opportunities and demands, an outward orientated performance culture that values talent and action.

Animal Health

A Legacy of Innovation

MSD Animal Health has a rich heritage of scientific excellence and innovation. It is the foundation of our future and the inspiration for our daily work.

MSD Animal Health

Our Operations

MSD Animal Health operates in more than 150 countries.

We’ve achieved our reach through an absolute commitment to regional understanding. It helps us react quickly to changing disease landscapes around the world. We help protect public health and effectively address local concerns.