Nobel Night 2021—Thursday, December 9, 7 pm

Join a distinguished panel of UBC professors and a CBC media expert as they discuss the work of the Nobel Laureates who have changed the world forever. Free to watch online. Learn more…

Alfred Nobel illustration

The Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC flags at UBC Okanagan and the Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) on the UBC Vancouver Campus will be lowered on Monday, December 6 to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

The School of Engineering is hosting a special walk-through memorial for the 14 Not Forgotten on Monday, December 6, 9 am to 3 pm.


TOP RANKED UNIVERSITY

Our talented and motivated students and faculty drive our research and support the quality of our undergraduate and graduate programs. The Okanagan campus bolsters the strength of UBC as one of the world’s top public universities.

62
UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS
19
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
40
UBC RANKS AMONG THE 40 BEST UNIVERSITIES IN THE WORLD
1291
ACTIVE RESEARCH PROJECTS

FEATURED PROGRAM

Fine Arts
Masters of Fine Arts (MFA)

Immerse in a dynamic, studio-based environment alongside accomplished artists and scholars guiding your focus in Creative Writing, Visual Arts or Interdisciplinary Studies.

READ MORE

An arts presentation with an audience on stools

REAL-WORLD IMPACT

Our students and faculty are full of passion. They create, inquire, innovate and challenge convention—changing how we live, in the Okanagan and around the world.

Designing high-tech storage carts for the homeless

A team of engineering students is working to develop a personal belongings cart—a movable and securable buggy with lights and locks that can hold a homeless person’s possessions.

Watch the video


 

A REMARKABLE PLACE: KELOWNA & THE OKANAGAN

195,000 people in Kelowna’s metro area. One of Canada’s fastest growing cities—and getting younger. All of this within the stunning natural beauty of BC’s Okanagan Valley. Read more.

UBC OKANAGAN IN THE COMMUNITY: LEARN MORE

FIND YOUR OPPORTUNITY