The University of British Columbia - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
317 - 2194 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6T 1Z3

UBC is a great place to study medicine! The medical school has a 50-year history of facilitating learning - learning that is student centered, evidence-based, innovative, and relevant for the 21st century. Our mission is to advance the knowledge, understanding, and health of our society through education, scholarship, and health care. In all these things, we strive for excellence. If you are intelligent, mature and highly motivated, have integrity, common sense, and are dedicated to life-long learning and service, then this may be the program for you.

The UBC medical school seeks applicants with a variety of undergraduate concentrations and diverse backgrounds. All applications are given careful consideration, without regard to age, gender, race, religion, and marital or economic status. All applicants must complete a minimum of three years at any accredited university or college. The MD program consists of a further four years of study.

Areas of Expertise

The UBC Faculty of Medicine offers expert specializations in cancer research; cardiovascular research; child, maternal and women's health; health care research, genetics; immunology, infectious diseases; neurosciences; protein structure and engineering; and pulmonary research.



Last Updated: Aug. 13, 2011