Why UBC?

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    Top 40 research university in the world

  • Most international university in North America

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    Hundreds of opportunities for specialization

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    $600 million in research funding

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UBC stories

Six students from around the world share their coming-to-UBC experiences and best advice: "People are very welcoming and genuinely try to understand where you’re coming from. Ask questions – that’s how we help create global citizens."

Emma-Claire Njiki, Cameroon; Bachelor of Applied Science Read the full story
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UBC admissions blog

Important dates for new students

Are you coming to UBC this fall? Before you set your brain to vacation mode, mark these important dates and deadlines in your calendar so that you arrive ready to take on your first year of university.

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