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

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

Master of Science in Nursing [M.S.N]

 2 years
 full time
  English
 on campus
 Course & Thesis Based

Field of Study

Offered by     University of British Columbia (Okanagan)

$ 6,582 

1st Year
Fees

International Student Tution

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Program Description

  • The University of British Columbia(UBC) offers a Master of Science in Nursing with a duration of 2 years.
  • Students also have the option to chose the program as Course-based or Research-based.
  • The course-based program is 16 months(30 credits)and Research-based is 2 years(30 credits) program.
  • The main components of the Course-based program are Coursework and capstone project.
  • The main components of the Research-based program are Coursework and thesis.
  • The Course-based program structure including:
    • 9 credits in core courses
    • 3 credit elective course
    • 6 credits in a required capstone course 
  • The objectives of the MN Course-based program are to prepare nurses who are innovative, creative, evidence-informed problem-solvers who can collaboratively lead interprofessional teams.
  • The Research-based program structure including:
    • 9 credits in core courses (NRSG 500, NRSG 504, NRSG 505)
    • 6 credits in required research coursework (NRSG 506, NRSG 507)
    • 3 credits in focus courses (to be selected by student)
    • 12 credits in thesis
  • The objectives of the MN Research-based program are to prepare nurses who are innovative, creative, evidence-informed problem-solvers who can collaboratively lead interprofessional teams.
  • 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 Master
Duration2 years
Fees$ 13,164 for 2 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Summer (Deadline - Oct 01)
Language Proficiency IELTS,TOEFL
ExamsGRE
Offered byUniversity of British Columbia (Okanagan)
Program Urlhttps://nursing.ok.ubc.ca/grad/#undefined

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic eligibility:

  • Students can be registered Nurse with a baccalaureate degree, normally in nursing.
  • Students must have a minimum overall average of B+ (76%) standing in third- and fourth-year levels of their baccalaureate with an A- (80%) in 12 credits of nursing courses.
  • Students to the research-based stream require successful completion of an undergraduate university or graduate university statistics course in the past five years as pre-requisite, or approval of the School of Nursing Graduate Coordinator.
  • If English is not the students’ first language then they must provide proof of English competency.

Indian students requirements:

  • Students required a bachelor’s degree with 65% marks or 8 on a 10-point scale.
  • Students required a bachelor's degree in Engineering, Forestry, or Medicine.


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

Summer
Oct 01


Scores Required

6.5 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

90 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

310 / 340

Avg. Score in

GRE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2
Tuition fees$6582$6582

Ranking

QS World University 2020

Ranked #32/ 100

Nursing [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
UBC Graduate Support Initiative (GSI) Awards Variable Yes N/A
UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship Variable Yes N/A
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
Aga khan Foundation Scholarships Variable Yes 31 Mar, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 Yes 30 Sep, 2020
JN Tata Endowment Scholarship Variable Yes 09 Mar, 2020
Bharat Petroleum Scholarship 2020 Variable Yes N/A
Paul Foundation scholarships $20,174 Yes N/A
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics and Quality Management Variable Yes 01 Apr, 2020
FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship $20,000 Yes N/A
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Ontario Graduate Fellowship $8,459 Yes N/A
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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 study permit:
    • 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 a maximum of 20 hours per week during the regular academic year and full-time during scheduled breaks as per work-study norms.
  • If their program does not have scheduled breaks, they 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.

Career and Placement after Course

After this course, students would be:

  • Critical care nurse
  • Emergency nurse
  • Hospice/palliative care nurse
  • Labour and delivery staff nurse
  • Neonatal nurse
  • Nephrology nurse
  • Nurse educator
  • Nurse executive



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