United Kingdom

Notes on Eligibility

If the Master's degree is not classified with a standing, applicants to the Ph.D. program at UBC must arrange for a letter of reference from the Research Supervisor describing the academic calibre of the applicant's research project/thesis.

ECTS Credit System

3-year bachelor degrees for master's degree admission and 5-year master's degrees for doctoral degree admission are accepted at UBC. Please note that some countries may have both the old academic degrees and the new ECTS degrees.

UBC Master's Program Requirements

Years of Study required

at least three years of study

Overall Grade Required

Second Class Honours, Upper Division (Class II, division I)

Credentials or Degrees Required

Bachelor's degree

UBC Doctoral Program Requirements

Overall Grade Required

Second Class Honours, Upper Division (Class II, division I)

Credentials or Degrees Required

Master's degree

Financial Awards

This is a list of selected awards that you may be able to apply for if you meet the eligibility criteria. Please review the database of financial awards for other award opportunities.

Profiles of Students from United Kingdom

Jake Lever

Doctor of Philosophy in Bioinformatics (PhD)
Personalised Treatment of Glioblastoma

Robert Izett

Doctor of Philosophy in Oceanography (PhD)
Improving estimates of marine net community production in the Subarctic Pacific and Canadian Arctic Oceans using ship-based autonomous measurements and computational approaches

Sophie Lewis

Doctor of Philosophy in Forestry (PhD)
The interaction of the International Forest Regime with forest governance and forest dependent peoples in Cambodia.

Ashley Moore

Doctor of Philosophy in Teaching English as a Second Language (PhD)
First language avoidance among Japanese late bi/multilinguals