Purpose-built for the 21st century, the University of British Columbia's Okanagan campus opened in Kelowna in 2005. UBC is one of North America’s largest public research and teaching institutions, and one of only two Canadian institutions consistently ranked among the world’s 40 best universities.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • UBC’s entrepreneurial perspective encourages students, staff and faculty to challenge convention, lead discovery and explore new ways of learning.
  • At UBC, bold thinking is given a place to develop into ideas that can change the world.
  • UBC is a global centre for research and teaching, ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world.

About

Education

The Okanagan campus is an intimate learning community embracing bold new ways of thinking that attract exceptional students and faculty. More than 8,300 students from throughout the Okanagan region, across Canada and 80 other countries are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs in eight faculties and schools.

Research

With $14.5 million in annual research funding, and more than 600 research projects underway, the Okanagan campus is earning a reputation as an important, respected centre of learning and research, enhancing knowledge creation and innovation in our region and internationally.

Distance Learning Courses

Business & Management (1)

Student Life

Campus life

Our campus in Kelowna is in the heart of British Columbia’s beautiful Okanagan Valley, regarded as one of the most scenic regions in Canada. People are drawn to the great four-season weather, stunning landscapes and boundless opportunities for outdoor recreation – water sports, cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and so much more. Rich in culture, the Okanagan hosts brilliant wine festivals, extraordinary art, music and theatre events, and offers entertainment you would expect from one of the most vibrant regions in the BC Interior. UBC's Okanagan campus invites you to live in one of Canada’s most desirable communities and work at one of the world’s top universities.You can have it all, right here in the Okanagan.

Other Degrees

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