Forestry at UBC Vancouver

World-class faculty, award-winning research.

UBC’s Faculty of Forestry is one of the world’s top ranked forestry schools. It has six degrees that span topics from wood engineering and sustainability to soil science and urban planning.

Choose a degree that challenges you academically, provides exciting opportunities to enrich your university experience, and opens the door to a breadth of in-demand careers. 

Cutting-edge technology

The award-winning Forest Sciences Centre on UBC’s Vancouver campus offers wireless study space, high-tech classrooms, and labs equipped with the latest technology.

Get a glimpse of life as an undergraduate student at UBC’s Faculty of Forestry - and find out whether one of its degrees is right for you - by reading our student stories.

60,000 acres

across two research forests where you can enhance your classroom learning with field studies.

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Explore your program options

UBC’s Faculty of Forestry is ranked as one of the top in the world for its education and research. 

Choose to study one of six science-based degrees, which will help you master topics including climate change, conservation and globalization, forest genetics, ecology, resource management, urban biodiversity, and more.

Take the first step

The first step to becoming a UBC Forestry student is to create an account. From there, you can attend an online info session, and be the first to receive important updates and event recommendations from UBC