Realize your potential at one of the world’s leading universities
The University of British Columbia is recognized in Canada and internationally for its exceptional learning environment. It is consistently ranked among the world’s top 40 universities and acknowledged as a leading research and teaching institution. The Faculty of Applied Science is home to globally recognized engineering and nursing schools: for 2019, the World University Rankings places UBC 65th in the world by for engineering and technology and 30th in the world for clinical, preclinical and health. The university is also a research commercialization powerhouse: 199 companies have been spun off from UBC research.
Learn from internationally respected faculty
You will be taught by globally recognized UBC faculty members who are investigating some of the most pressing issues facing society. Collaborating with partners from industry, government and non-government organizations, they are making a transformative contribution in fields that include engineering, nursing, architecture, and community and regional planning.
Gain foundational business knowledge from top-ranked business school instructors
As an MEL or MHLP student, you’ll be taking business courses through the renowned UBC Sauder School of Business, which is consistently ranked among the world’s leading academic business schools.
Get involved in the vibrant life of UBC through community activities and events
The UBC Vancouver campus offers countless opportunities for cultural, social and recreational activities. There are more than 400 student clubs spanning every interest imaginable.