Canada

UBC Master's Program Requirements

Years of Study required

at least four years of study

Overall Grade Required

B+ average in third and fourth year-level course work

Credentials or Degrees Required

Bachelor's Degree

UBC Doctoral Program Requirements

Overall Grade Required

overall average of B+ standing.

Credentials or Degrees Required

Master's degree

Notes on Eligibility

Eligibility for the Master's degree at UBC requires an Honours or Bachelor's degree requiring four years of study with a B+ average in third and fourth year-level course work. *From Quebec's French universities, a three-year Bachelor's degree is acceptable provided the Diplome d'Etudes Collegiales (DEC) has been previously awarded. Theological degrees (i.e., degrees in theology or degrees offered by a bible college, seminary or theological school) may not be acceptable as a basis for admission to graduate studies at the University of British Columbia. Applicants will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Profiles of Students from Canada

Eury Colin Chang

Doctor of Philosophy in Theatre (PhD)
Beyond Identity Politics: The History of Asian Canadian Theatre (1950-2010)

Maggie Low

Doctor of Philosophy in Resources, Environment and Sustainability (PhD)
Indigenous Rights and Environmental Governance: Implications of the Reconciliation Protocol Agreement for Heiltsuk Nation

Rowan Cockett

Doctor of Philosophy in Geophysics (PhD)
Coupled Geophysical Inverse Problems

Benjamin Scheifele

Doctor of Philosophy in Oceanography (PhD)
Mixing and Turbulence in the Beaufort Sea (Canadian Arctic)

Julien Richard Albert

Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Genetics (PhD)
Epigenetic regulation of the mouse germline transcriptome

Yanqi Liu

Master of Science in Neuroscience (MSc)
The role of SLC26A11 chloride channel in neuronal swelling associated with spreading depolarizaiton