The number of applicants to UBC exceeds the number of spaces available. Admission criteria are carefully designed to ensure fairness and equity in this competitive selection process. UBC assesses high school applicants based on a combination of their grades and their Personal Profile.
The ranges below are not minima but recommended ranges to be considered for admission. Some programs may require higher averages than the ranges stated below.
|Program||Canadian high school (percentage)||IB points|
|Applied Science (Engineering)||mid to high 80s||29-32|
|Arts (& Bachelor of International Economics)||mid to high 80s||29-32|
|Commerce||mid to high 80s||29-32|
|Forestry||low to mid 80s||25-28|
|Kinesiology||mid to high 80s||29-32|
|Land & Food Systems||mid to high 80s||29-32|
|Music||minimum 70||minimum 24|
|Science||mid to high 80s||29-32|