Join UBC Okanagan, a university that's ranked in the top 5% globally with far-reaching academic influence—a place where you can pursue your passions and begin to build a career.


Top-ranked Global University

Our close-knit and entrepreneurial campus community of students, staff and faculty consistently place UBC in the highest percentile of universities globally.

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Real-world Experience

UBCO moves learning beyond the classroom to help students build networks, shape their career aspirations and prepare for graduate studies.

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    Naturally Stunning Campus

    In the heart of the Okanagan Valley, UBCO students can access snowy mountains, sunny beaches, lush forests and a variety of student teams and clubs.

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Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

Arts, social sciences, engineering, education, health sciences, management, medicine and more.

Find Bachelor, Master’s, Doctoral and certificate programs that fit your needs or pursue an endless combination of interdisciplinary programs.

Degrees and programs

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Explore additional educational opportunities

Looking for additional ways to pursue your learning? UBC Okanagan offers a variety of courses and programs to support your education.

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International student
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Countries represented
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International student
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International student experience
and supports

With a strong commitment to fostering global perspectives, UBC Okanagan programming provides an array of dedicated resources tailored to the unique needs of international students.

Regular one-on-one personalized support on immigration, study permits, visas and work permits.

Global Pathways offers career skills and immigration knowledge to support post-graduation endeavours.

Orientations and workshops to help students adapt to the academic environment and develop essential skills.

Student profiles

Discover stories and experiences of UBC Okanagan alumni—their pathways, careers and advice for getting the most out of your time as a student.

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