École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort

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École Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort
Established 1765
Type Public veterinary school
Principal Marc Gogny
Students 700
Location Maisons-Alfort, France
Affiliations Paris-Est Créteil Val-de-Marne University
Website www.vet-alfort.fr/web/en/
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The National Veterinary School of Alfort (French: École Nationale Vétérinaire d'Alfort) is a school of veterinary medicine located at 7, avenue du Général de Gaulle, Maisons-Alfort, Val-de-Marne, Île-de-France, France. It is operated under the French Ministry of Agriculture.

The school was established in 1765 by Claude Bourgelat and moved to its current location in 1766.

Member of the Université Paris-Est.

Today the school contains about 700 students, 75 lecturers, and 45 researchers. It also contains a most unusual museum (the Musée Fragonard d'Alfort) and a botanical garden (the Jardin botanique de l'École nationale vétérinaire d'Alfort); both are open to the public.

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Coordinates: 48°48′52″N 2°25′19″E / 48.814454°N 2.421871°E / 48.814454; 2.421871