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Why UBC?

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    Top 40 research university in the world

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    Most international university in North America

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    Hundreds of opportunities for specialization

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    $600 million in research funding

 UBC's undergraduate application is open until January 15, 2020 at 11:59 pm PST. Apply now!

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UBC stories

Six students from around the world share their coming-to-UBC experiences and best advice: "People are very welcoming and genuinely try to understand where you’re coming from. Ask questions – that’s how we help create global citizens."

Emma-Claire Njiki, Cameroon; Bachelor of Applied Science Read the full story
UBC admissions blog

Personal Profile Tips

Every aspiring high school student applying to UBC (and some transfer applicants too) must submit a Personal Profile as part of their online application. Find out what to consider before writing your Personal Profile, and how UBC will evaluate it.

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