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.

  • 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
  • Four university and college Presidents sign an MOU
    Friday, April 28, 2017
    Four post-secondary institutions in Northern B.C. are working together to make it easier for international students to transition from college to university. The University of Northern British Columbia, along with the College of New Caledonia, Northern Lights... more