Religion, Literature, and the Arts

at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

The Religion, Literature, and the Arts program provides a solid education in a range of disciplines, and on an interdisciplinary model, including knowledge of religious, literary, historical, cultural, anthropological, psychological, and sociological methodologies.

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Program information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: Faculty of Arts
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts
  • Length 4 yrs
  • Co-op Yes
    You can combine your studies with full-time, paid work at top local and international organizations.
  • Honours No
    You can study intense specialization in a single field.

Religion, Literature, and the Arts is an interdisciplinary program that represents cooperation among a considerable number of departments in the Faculty of Arts. It is designed for those of you who are interested in exploring complex relationships in and among these fields. You can draw on wide resources of the Faculty of Arts to integrate the study of diverse religious traditions and the literary and artistic cultures in which they have functioned.

Campus features

UBC has study exchange agreements with 175 universities in 42 countries, able to support exchange in every area of cultural interest.

Your future

A UBC education will introduce you to people and ideas from around the world, open doors to new opportunities, and take you places you never imagined. You’ll graduate not only with expertise in your chosen field, but with the skills you need to continue growing, learning, and evolving with your career over time.

Program requirements

English-language requirements

English is the language of instruction at UBC. All prospective students must demonstrate English-language competency prior to admission. There are numerous ways to meet the English Language Admission Standard.

General admission requirements

  • Completion of the IB Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points, including at least three Higher Level courses and additional points for Extended Essay and Theory of Knowledge.
  • Completion of Standard Level or Higher Level English A at a minimum score of 3, where English is the primary language of instruction.

Degree-specific requirements: Arts

No additional courses beyond the general admission requirements.

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