Nursing

at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

Nurses make a real difference to the health and well-being of individuals, families, communities and populations – in Canada and globally. You'll learn from faculty members who are continually recognized for ground-breaking and dedicated work to the field of nursing.

Faculty Website

Program Information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: School of Nursing
  • Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • 20 mos Length
  • No Co-op Option
  • No Honours Option

Serving those in need in their most vulnerable state is a privilege the UBC School of Nursing does not take lightly. Our students are exposed to the latest technology, encouraged by leading academic scholars and teachers and provided with a broad range of resources. Our School has an international reputation for research and scholarship and a vision characterized by social relevance and excellence.

You will learn from faculty members who are continually recognized for ground-breaking and dedicated work to the field of nursing. To view some of the School’s latest accomplishments visit Honours and Distinctions.

You can apply for admission into Nursing after a minimum of 2 years (48 credits) of post-secondary level study. The School of Nursing has a limited enrolment, and is very competitive for admission. Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference in the selection process.

Campus features

Established in 1919, UBC was the first university in the British Empire to offer a degree in nursing.