Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources at UBC Vancouver

Join the most award-winning forest faculty in the world.

Earn a Science degree that focuses on the science, management, and conservation of natural resources at the most award-winning forest faculty in the world. Conduct funded, ground-breaking research, develop innovative products, and gain practical experience with the support of award-winning instructors and a tight-knit student community.

Small, supportive community

Natural Resources has smaller class sizes which means you can make close friendships with like-minded students and have closer connections with professors, including personalized mentoring, support, and guidance.

You’ll also have access to outstanding facilities and equipment, award-winning researchers and instructors, and hands-on training.

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

Students can choose from 6 majors within the Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources, each providing a well-rounded education in unique fields of Natural Resource studies.

With immersive learning experiences, from field schools and lab work, to co-op opportunities, students gain practical knowledge and skills that are critical for solving our most pressing natural resource challenges.

Take the first step

The first step to becoming a Natural Resources 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