A career that stems from STEM
You’ve probably heard from teachers, parents and others that majoring in a STEM-related field is a great choice if you want a well-paying and rewarding career. But if you’re not sure just where you fit within the subjects of STEM (science,…
The who, what, where, why, when and how of engineering
You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers! We talked with Student Recruitment Officer Erin Fehr about some of the questions she’s most frequently asked by students who want to learn more about engineering.
What courses do you need to get into engineering?
If you’re thinking about studying engineering, it’s good to know what the prerequisites are so that you can meet the admissions criteria. Taking the high school courses you’ll need will enable you to keep all your options open when it comes time to…
Engineering might not be what you think it is!
There are definitely some misconceptions out there when it comes to what engineering is all about. Let’s take a look at some of the common myths about engineering and engineers.
Why co-op? Launch your career while still a student
Co-op is the key to career success. Start your future with co-op at UBC Engineering.
Why engineering is the most versatile undergraduate degree
An engineering degree is perhaps the most versatile of all undergraduate degrees.
Canada’s best engineering program
Coming out at the top of the list In Maclean’s University Rankings 2023, UBC Engineering took top place for the best engineering program in Canada. UBC is recognized as one of the best places for teaching and research in the world, and we are…
UBC Engineering sets you up for success
How do you define success? Is it a well-paying job? A career that offers you the problem-solving challenges you thrive on? Being part of a team that comes up with innovations that are making a difference in the world? No matter what success…
UBC Vancouver and UBC Okanagan both offer an outstanding education in engineering
Deciding which UBC campus to study engineering at is an entirely personal choice.
Choosing a career path that matches your talents and interests
A great place to begin when figuring out your academic path is to consider your aptitudes and interests. Your aptitudes are your talents – they are what you’re good at. Engineers tend to do well in math and science. They may do equally well in…