The University of British Columbia ／ ブリティッシュ・コロンビア大学
|Number of students||
Law (for Department of Law student only) 1 ( including number of student spots slided from AY2020 : 0）*Updated November 20, 2020 for Round 2 applications
|Eligibility||Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program|
|Period of study||September - April|
|Location||1001-6138 Student Union Boulevard, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1, Canada|
The University of British Columbia is a global centre for research and teaching,
consistently ranked among the 40 best universities in the world. Since 1915, UBC's
West Coast spirit has embraced innovation and challenged the status quo.
Its entrepreneurial perspective encourages students, staff and faculty to challenge
convention, lead discovery and explore new ways of learning.
At UBC, bold thinking is given a place to develop into ideas that can change the world.
As one of the world's top research universities, the University of British Columbia
has created positive change at home and abroad for more than a century.
Today our two major campuses--in Vancouver and the Okanagan--attract, nurture
and transform more than 60,000 students from Canada and 140+ countries around the world.
|Undergraduate programs open to exchange students||
Arts, Education, Law, Science, Engineering, and Commerce. Students must already
be registered in the same degree program (or at least focusing on the same subject)
in their home university.
Only those students applying to be admitted to the Faculty of Applied Science
(Engineering) will be permitted to register in Engineering courses.
Also, only those students pursuing a degree in Engineering at their home university
will be admitted into this faculty for exchange.
|Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students||
Vancouver: Audiology and Speech Sciences, Dentistry, Journalism, Medicine,
|Graduate programs open to exchange students||
Programs that are not listed below. Only those students applying to be admitted to
the Faculty of Applied Science (Engineering) will be permitted to register in Engineering courses.
Also, only those students pursuing a degree in Engineering at their home university will be admitted into this faculty for exchange.
|Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students||
Anthropology, Audiology and Speech Sciences, Dentistry, Economics, Journalism,
Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Psychology, and Rehabilitation
Sciences. Theatre and Film have most courses not open to exchange students.
|Minimum GPA (UG)||a 70% average (OR 3.0 on a 4.0 scale)|
|Minimum GPA (G)||B+ average, Bachelor's degree (OR 3.3 on a 4.0 scale)|
|Minimum language proficiency (UG)||
TOEFL iBT 90 with Reading 22, Listening 22, Speaking 21, Writing 21 or
IELTS 6.5 with no section less than 6.0
|Minimum language proficiency (G)||
TOEFL and GRE requirements differ depending on faculties.
Classes begin: Early September
Exams end: Late December
Classes begin: Early January
Exams end: Early May
|Important university website for exchange students|
On-campus rooms are available, but not gauranteed. http://www.housing.ubc.ca/
Health Insurance is mandatory. http://students.ubc.ca/livewell/health-insurance/imed