University of British Columbia

UBC campus building and trees

UBC's world-class learning opportunities and breathtaking natural setting combine to offer exchange students from around the wold an unforgettable study abroad experience.  

The Vancouver campus educates more than 47,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year, representing 140 different countries. Hundreds of academic programs are offered through 12 Faculties and 14 Schools. More than 8000 students, faculty and staff live on the campus in one of eight university residences. Another 7,500 people live in one of the residential neighborhoods located on the campus.

At a Glan​ce

Location: Vancouver, Canada
Program Type: Exchange, Direct-Enroll
Terms: Fall or Spring semester or Full Year
Language of Instruction: English
Pre-Requisites: 3.0 GPA, must be nominated by OIS
Approximate Dates: 9/1 - 12/17, 1/5 -4/28
Full Load: 15 credits per term
Fields of Study: Africana Studies, Anthropology, Arabic, Art History, Biology, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Economics, English, Geosciences, German, History, International Relations, Math, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Theatre, Women & Gender Studies
Housing Options: Dormitory
Recent Alumnae: click here...