Program Details

Fast Facts

  • Institution:
    UBCV
  • Location:
    Point Grey Campus - Vancouver BC
  • Program Length:
    2+ Years
  • Approx. Tuition Cost:
    $6002 per year
  • Approx. Books Cost:
    $1300 per year
  • Credentials:
  • Application Fee:
    $68
Application Deadline Advice
Applications must be submitted by January 31 for September entry. Early application is recommended. Confirm dates with UBC.

Admissions Info

Admission for BC High School Graduates:

Academic

1. Meet UBC's English Language Requirement

2A. Admission is competitive. Courses used to calculate the grade point average (GPA) are:

  • English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
  • Pre-Calculus 12 (with at least a 67% grade)
  • two other approved Grade 12 courses including at least one of: Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12, or Physics 12

2B. Additional courses required for admission, but not used in the calculation of the GPA are:

  • English 11
  • Language 11 or waiver
  • Chemistry 11
  • Physics 11
  • Pre-Calculus 11 or Foundations of Math 12
  • Civic Studies 11 or Social Studies 11 or First Nations Studies 12

Non-Academic

1. Complete a Personal Profile

Admission Advice

1. UBC's Admission's web page offers outstanding information for navigating the admissions process. It includes easy-to-follow advice for potential students in all admission categories.

2. You can apply to enter the Major program after completing at least 24 credits (about 8 courses).

3. The following courses are approved Grade 12 courses:

  • All Advanced Placement courses (AP Calculus cannot be used instead of Pre-Calculus 12)
  • All International Baccalaureate courses (excluding Math Studies and Ab Initio language courses)
  • American Sign Language 12
  • BC First Nations Studies 12 (if not used to meet the Social Studies 11 requirement)
  • Biology 12
  • Calculus 12
  • Chemistry 12
  • Economics 12
  • English Literature 12
  • English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
  • Français Langue 12 or French 12
  • Geography 12
  • Geology 12
  • German 12
  • Halq'eméylem 12
  • Heiltsuk 12
  • History 12
  • Hul'q'umi'num' 12
  • Japanese 12
  • Kwak'wala 12
  • Law 12
  • Liqwala/Kwak'wala 12
  • Mandarin 12
  • nsíylxcen 12
  • Nte?kepmxcin 12
  • Nuu-chah-nulth 12
  • Pre-Calculus 12
  • Physics 12
  • Punjabi 12
  • Secwepemctsin (Shuswap Language) 12
  • Shashishalhem (Sechelt Language) 12
  • Sim'algaxhl Nisga'a 12
  • Sm'algyax 12
  • Spanish 12
  • Tsek'ene 12
  • Upper St'at'imcets 12
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