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UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA - [UBC], VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - PROGRAMS

Vancouver, British ColumbiaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1908Established Year
  55887Enrollment

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Environmental Sciences)

 4 years
 full time
  English
 honours, co op & on campus

Field of Study

$ 30,573 

1st Year
Fees

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Program Description

  • The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences is a 4-year program with Honours at the University of British Columbia(UBC).
  • This program provides a significant background in physical sciences, earth and ocean sciences, and life sciences.
  • This program focus on main following areas:
    • Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology
    • Laboratory Investigations in Life Science
    • Structure and Bonding in Chemistry
    • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
    • Enzymology
  • Students gain hands-on research experience through upper-year laboratory courses.
  • Environmental Sciences is the application of scientific knowledge from many disciplines to issues relating to the sustainability of resource use, the increase in the human population, the degradation of the environment
  • The Student to Faculty Ratio is 18:1 which resolves the interaction Problem.
  • Seminars and student projects are designed to help them perfect their communication skills and ability to work in groups, preparing you for future employment and teamwork as an environmental scientist.
  • All environmental science students are required to do a major project (two terms) in their final year.
  • The University of British Columbia ranked as the 45th best university in the world in the QS World University Rankings.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Bachelor
Duration4 years
Fees$ 122,292 for 4 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Jan 15)
Language Proficiency IELTS,TOEFL,PTE
Program Urlhttp://you.ubc.ca/ubc_programs/environmental-sciences/

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Graduation from senior secondary school.
  • The subjects required are Senior-level Pre-Calculus Math, Junior-level Chemistry, Junior-level Physics.
  • If English is not the students’ first language then they must provide proof of English competency.

Indian Student Eligibility:

  • Completion of Higher Secondary School Education (Standard XII).
  • Math, Chemistry, Physics courses in Standard XII are needed.


Required Document List

The Documents required are:

  • College Transcripts - The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of bachelor's and higher secondary degree.
  • Financial Documentation - The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
  • Letter of Recommendation - This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
  • Statement of Purpose - This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
  • Resume/CV - This provides a summary of the experience and skills of the student.
  • English Language Requirement Scores like TOEFLIELTS,..etc.


Application Deadline

Fall
Jan 15


Scores Required

6.0 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

90 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

65 / 75

Avg. Score in

PTE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fees$30573$30573$30573$30573


    Ranking

    QS World University 2020

    Ranked #11/ 400

    Environmental Studies [ International ]


    Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

    NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
    UBC Donald A. Wehrung International Student Award Variable Yes 01 Dec, 2020
    UBC Outstanding International Student Award Variable Yes 15 Jan, 2021
    UBC Vantage One Excellence Award Variable Yes 01 Dec, 2020
    UBC International Major Entrance Scholarships Variable Yes 15 Jan, 2021
    Karen McKellin International Leader of Tomorrow Award Variable Yes 01 Dec, 2020
    Philip L. Brocking Award Variable Yes 30 Apr, 2020
    Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
    Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
    VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 Yes 30 Sep, 2020
    Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
    (ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
    Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
    BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
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    VISA & Work Study

    VISA

    • Student Visa and Visitor Visa (Optional) is required to study in Canada. 
    • The student visa is a document that the Canadian government issues that allow foreign nationals to study at institutions in Canada.
    • A student visa is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. The 90 days lets the student prepare to leave Canada or apply to extend their stay.
    • The cost of the student visa is 112 USD.
    • The students need these documents to apply for a student visa:
      • Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
      • Proof of identity 
      • Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.
    • Student Visa Process:
      • Apply for admission with a DLI, pay the tuition fees, and receive an acceptance letter from the DLI.
      • Check if a study permit is required. eTA is required for all international applicants who wish to travel to Canada.
      • Prepare all the documents required for applications
      • Purchase GIC
      • Apply for the applications
      • Undertake the medical exams
      • Schedule biometric appointment and interview.

    Work Study

    • Students can work for 20 hours per week during the regular academic year and full-time during scheduled breaks.
    • If their program does not have scheduled breaks, the students will be limited to working 20 hours per week. 
    • An immigration officer may apply conditions on the type of work students may perform.
    • For example, they must pass an immigration medical examination before they begin work in health care, child care, or primary or secondary education.

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