First, please review the eligibility requirements for VIRS.
Your program, pathways, and contacts at UBC all depend on whether you plan to come to UBC to do research and collect salary (as an employee) or whether the research is part of your educational program requirement (as a student).
Use the first two levels of the chart to determine the right path to follow, then follow the information to understand what each pathway includes.
- LMIA: Labour Market Impact Assessment
- IRCC: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (formerly known as Citizenship and Immigration Canada)