Programs and Pathways
UBC Vancouver's world-class learning opportunities and breathtaking natural setting combine to offer exchange students from around the world an unforgettable study-abroad experience.
A Visiting International Research Student (VIRS) is an international student conducting research full-time at UBC, under the supervision of a UBC faculty member.
Each year, a group of qualified students from Mexico's Tec de Monterrey are selected to study at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver and Kelowna, Canada.
Resources for coming to UBC
If you have questions
Please include the following in your email:
- Your student number in the subject line
- Your full name in the body of the email
- Whether you're an incoming or outgoing exchange student in the body of the email