International Students at UBC

Interested in studying international development at the University of British Columbia? To find out all you need to know about being an international Student at UBC, including study permits and visas, medical coverage, housing, and more, please visit the UBC International Student Handbook.

Important things to consider prior to arriving in UBC:
Medical insurance: persons who are physically present in B.C. at least 6 months in a calendar year must enroll with MSP. Details about the application process are available here.
Study permits
UBC Housing
Map of Vancouver

While at UBC:
UBC library resources
Vancouver guide