The best part of Urban Forestry is the tight-knit community between the professors and the students. Having such a small program has enabled room for these connections that I don’t think you get in many programs.
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.
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.
across two research forests where you can enhance your classroom learning with field studies.
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.
Develop the skills to play an active role in protecting and managing our natural environments, such as wildlife, forests, rivers, oceans, and land.
The possibilities of sustainable innovation are endless when working with a renewable resource.
UBC is truly a place like no other. The transition from high school to university is a big step, but I feel like I found a place that I belong.
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