Located in the spectacular landscape of central British Columbia, UNBC is one of Canada’s best small, research-intensive universities as well as an active participant in the global community.

Our commitment to international education is reflected in the teaching, research, and service missions of the institution. UNBC offer s a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs, taught by award-winning faculty and with the smallest class sizes of any research-intensive university in western Canada. Come experience the UNBC difference.

  • Class of 2022
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    The beginning of a new academic year is one of the most exciting times on campus, full of new energy, full of new possibilities.Last week, UNBC welcomed 1,135 new students from around the world as they embarked on their journey of earning their degrees and transforming their... more
  • Friday, November 3, 2017
    When Bryanna Davidson decided to travel half-way around the world three years ago in 2014 to study abroad, she didn’t realize how much the experience would change her personally and professionally. In the midst of earning her Bachelor of Health Sciences degree in... more
  • Estrella Uldapilleta, Marco Perez and Cintia Luna
    Friday, June 2, 2017
    Cintia Luna admits there was a bit of culture shock when she came to the University of Northern British Columbia in May to take part in the Proyecta 10,000 English program. The university student from the State of Mexico was a bit apprehensive about going to... more