UBC Applied Science Professional Programs

About UBC

A smart choice

Spending a year pursuing a graduate professional degree is a significant decision. To make the most of your investment, you want to choose a university whose faculty and programs are internationally respected.

Realize your potential at one of the world’s leading universities

The University of British Columbia is recognized in Canada and internationally for its exceptional learning environment. It is consistently ranked among the world’s top 40 universities and acknowledged as a leading research and teaching institution. It’s also a research commercialization powerhouse: more than 150 companies have been spun off from UBC research.

Learn from internationally respected faculty

You will be taught by globally recognized UBC faculty members who are investigating some of the most pressing issues facing society. Collaborating with partners from industry, government and non-government organizations, they are making a positive impact in fields that include engineering, nursing, architecture, and community and regional planning.

Deepen your leadership skills through classes offered by a top-ranked business school

As an MEL or MHLP student your leadership and business skills courses are taught by the renowned Sauder School of Business, which is consistently ranked among the world’s best academic business schools.