UBC Profile

The University of British Columbia is one of North America’s leading universities, consistently ranked in the top 40 research universities worldwide.  

Faculty and students from over 140 countries around the globe contribute to UBC’s campus communities. In the sciences, UBC brings together great thinkers, researchers, and facilities. From our Nobel-prize winning researchers to our undergraduates solving real-world problems, UBC is a place where bright minds and big ideas come together to make great things happen.

Consistently rated one of the most livable cities in the world, Vancouver is a cosmopolitan city renowned for its vibrant culture. UBC’s Vancouver campus on Canada’s spectacular Pacific coast is 1,000 acres in size, surrounded by ocean, forest, and beach. Our Okanagan campus is nestled between Kelowna’s lively city centre and the stunning mountains, lakes, and trails of the Okanagan Valley.

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The Sciences at UBC 

Six UBC faculties are participating in Science Without Borders: in addition to the Faculty of Science, you can study in UBC’s globally recognized programs in Forestry; Applied ScienceEarth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Kinesiology, Land and Food Systems, and Engineering (Okanagan campus), which means no matter your specialization, you will find it here. All UBC programs are led by world-class instructors in state-of-the-art facilities.

UBC offers you the opportunity to contribute to practical, hands-on research and develop innovative solutions to many of the issues we face today. And opportunities like the annual Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference give you a forum to present your research findings, analysis, or case study to the broader academic community.

Brazilian Culture at UBC and Vancouver

Association of Latin American Students at UBC (UBC’s Vancouver campus)

Latin Dance Passion Club (UBC’s Vancouver campus)

Brazilian Community Association (Vancouver)

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