Join UBC in Kyiv | September 12, 2018

Meet the University of British Columbia in Kyiv

Students walking at UBC's Vancouver campus


Are you ready to start your journey to the University of British Columbia? UBC and the Embassy of Canada in Ukraine invite you and your family to an exclusive event just for students living in Ukraine.


At this event, you’ll learn about:


  • What makes Canada one of the world’s top study destinations
  • UBC’s two campuses and 260+ program options
  • Admission requirements and tips for students from Ukraine
  • How to gain valuable work experience while studying and create a professional network
  • Scholarships and awards for international students
  • The Canadian study permit application process

Who you’ll meet at the event


Nadia Syskova, Recruiter-Advisor, The University of British Columbia

Nadia is a higher education advisor with over 10 years of experience helping students on their path to university. She can expertly guide you through UBC’s admission requirements and scholarship opportunities. As a previous international student herself, Nadia has lived and studied in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. She knows firsthand the benefits of an international education, and can answer your questions about living abroad.

Adam Barbolet, Counsellor & Senior Trade Commissioner, Embassy of Canada to Ukraine

Adam is a counsellor and senior trade commissioner based out of the Canadian Embassy in Kyiv, and has lived in numerous locations around the world. As a UBC alum (Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, ’95), Adam can share how his university experience prepared him for a successful international career as well as the advantages of studying and living in Canada.

Event Information & Registration


Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Time: 17:30 – 20:00 (Registration opens at 17:00)

Venue: Holiday Inn Kyiv (Gorodetskiy Suite)

100 Velyka Vasyl’kivs’ka Street

Kyiv, Ukraine