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Research abroad

Gain new skills and build your international network by completing research internationally.

Learn new techniques

Access equipment and resources beyond what might be offered at UBC.

Build your career

Grad and professional schools look at unique and defining features in your academic and extracurricular experience.

Network and engage with other cultures

Make international contacts and experience how research is done in other countries

Self-directed research abroad programs

Structured research abroad programs for undergraduate students

There are currently no structured programs taking applications

Non-credit programs are structured and set up so that you can focus on getting hands-on research experience in an international setting. Engage in a range of pre-defined research projects as part of a group of international visiting students. 

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Go Global Vancouver

When emailing us, please include:

  1. Your student number in the subject line
  2. Your full name and if you are an incoming or outgoing exchange student in the body of the email

Go Global Vancouver

Telephone: 604 822 0942

Fax: 604 822 9885

International House
1783 West Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2


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