Undergraduates Academics

Undergraduate Academics

UBC Engineering is one of the top 30 universities in the world. Our award-winning programs allow students to break new ground, push the boundaries of innovation and challenge themselves to solve real world problems.


UBC Engineering Curriculum

The UBC Engineering Curriculum is designed to equip you with the tools to become a problem solver.

First Year Engineering: Building a Foundation

First year at UBC Engineering prepares all students with the strong knowledge base from which to build a solid and rewarding academic and professional career.

Foundation Year

Specialize: Choose your Engineering Profession

After first year, students apply for one of the 14 engineering programs available, and will begin in second year. Students are encouraged to explore their options by visiting the open houses, reading through department pages, and doing some research of their own.

Engineering Programs


Minors in Engineering

UBC Engineering provides ways for you to expand your knowledge beyond the realm of Engineering and explore options in Commerce, Arts and Entrepreneurship.

Minors and Options