Having international prestige for its commendable focus on research and teaching, the University of British Columbia or UBC is an acclaimed university in Canada. Located in British Columbia, Canada, the school has achieved great global impact. Ranked 47th in the QS World University Rankings 2022, the university has proven time and again its merit through illustrious alumni that comprises more than 370,000 individuals, representing 148 countries. UBC counts 8 Nobel laureates and 71 Rhodes Scholars among its alumni, including three Canadian prime ministers.


As per the report of 2022-23, 72,585 students attend UBC, with 60,607 enrolled at UBC Vancouver and 11,978 at UBC Okanagan. Undergrads make up the majority of students on both campuses, as roughly 80 percent of UBC’s total population

According to the 2022 stats, there were 43,488 domestic students and 16,804 international students at UBC Vancouver, and 9,380 domestic students and 2,609 international students at the Okanagan campus.

ProgramFull course load tuition
Applied Science - Engineering$57,735.91 (35.6L INR)
Arts$44,942.40 (27.7L INR)
Commerce (Sauder School of Business)$58,153.50 (INR 36L)
Computer Science$46,295.70 (2.6L INR)
Dental Hygiene$50,925.27 (31.5L INR)
Design in Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urbanism$44,838.00 (27.7L INR)
Environmental Design$45,027.60 (27.8L INR)
Fine Arts$44,942.40 ( 27.7L INR)
Forestry - Natural Resources$46,295.70 (28.6L INR)
International Economics$54,367.50 (33.6L INR)
Land and Food Systems$49,382.08 ( 30.5L INR)
Media Studies$49,382.08 ( 30.5L INR)
Medical Laboratory Science$58,641.22 ( 36.3L INR )
Music$42,543.18 ( 26.3L INR )
Nursing$45,027.60 ( 27.9L INR)
Pharmaceutical Sciences$46,295.70 ( 28.6L INR)
Science$46,295.70 ( 28.6L INR)

General admission requirements

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate awarded on completion of Standard XII.
  • Degree-specific requirements should also be kept in mind. Usually, Bsc engineering degrees require Class 12th Math, Physics, Chemistry, and  Commerce degrees require Class 12th Mathematics.
  • An average of 85% or above is usually required in all subjects.
  • English Language requirements as given below-
CAEL or CAEL OnlineCanadian Academic English Language assessmentOverall 70
Cambridge English QualificationsB2 First
C1 Advanced
C2 Proficiency
CELUBC Certificate in English600
IELTSInternational English Language Testing System (Academic)6.5, with no part less than 6.0
PTE or PTE online AcademicPearson Test of English (Academic)Overall: 65
Reading: 60
Listening: 60
Writing: 60
Speaking: 60
TOEFL or TOEFL iBt Home EditionTest of English as a Foreign Language Internet-based test (UBC’s institution code is 0965)Overall: 90
Reading: 22
Listening: 22
Writing: 21
Speaking: 21
DETDuolingo English TestOverall: 125
Job TitleAverage Annual Salary (in INR)
Software Developer52.8 Lacs
Project Manager61.4 Lacs
Software Engineer55.8 Lacs
Mechanical Engineer46.6 Lacs
Electrical Engineer47.4 Lacs
Project Engineer59.4 Lacs
Executive Director49.1 Lacs
Executive Management & Change1.321 Crores
Financial Services77.7 Lacs
IT & Software Development65.3 Lacs
Legal & Paralegal57.5 Lacs
Compliance, AML, KYC & Monitoring55.97 Lacs
Public Sector50.54 Lacs
  • The study permit is a mandatory immigration document for all those who study in Canada. The study permit issued by Immigration Canada authorizes you to study in Canada and grants you the status of a student in Canada
  • All international students, with the exception of those studying in a program that is LESS than 6 months are required to have a study permit.
  • The application is online, and charges a fee of 150 CAD (9265.98 INR) Step 1– Create an IRCC secure account if you do not have one

Step 2– When you have completed the questionnaire, you’ll be guided to a screen entitled “Your document checklist” that lists your required documents.

Step 3- Get the full list of documents required by the Canadian visa office in your country:

Step 4– Download the newest form. Use the Application for a Study Permit Made Outside of Canada [IMM 1294] form.

Step 5– Validate your form

Step 6– Complete the application review course Step 7– Get your study permit.