It is the department where the courses that constitute the basis of the professional knowledge of the students are taught in the education and teaching process of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. It includes the departments of Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Histology and Embryology, History of Veterinary Medicine and Deontology. The courses in the department are taught in the first two years of the faculty. Information about the structure and functions of the cells, tissues, organs and systems and the metabolism of the animal body is given in these courses. In addition, the first steps of the consciousness of the profession are taken by getting information about the history and ethics of veterinary medicine, animal welfare issues.