Engineers are changing the world.

And UBC Engineering is the place to be if you want to use your problem-solving skills to build a better future – for yourself, your community and our planet.

Bring Your Whole Self – and Join a Supportive Community

If you’re looking for an education and career where you can be your authentic self, engineering could be the answer. You’ll be in good company. UBC Engineering has more than 1,400 female undergrads, representing over 25 per cent of our student body. And with more than 40 female faculty you’ll have plenty of role models to inspire and motivate you.

Learn more about:

Women in engineering at UBC

Women in Engineering UBC

A faculty-supported student-run organization that promotes gender diversity, equity and inclusion in engineering

Make an Impact

Engineering is a people-centered career that touches every aspect of our lives. Engineers are creating cleaner ways to generate energy, safer infrastructure, biomedical devices that save lives, and many other inventions and technologies that reduce inequality, keep us safe and improve our quality of life.

Successful alumni who are leading the way in their industries

Engineering is a Career for the Future

Ten of the top 15 highest-paying bachelor degrees are in engineering, making this an in demand and high-paying career option. The number of jobs in engineering continues to grow, giving you significant opportunities for professional and personal success.

Join Us

As a UBC Engineering student, you’ll join a community of passionate individuals like yourself who are committed to challenging the status quo and making a difference.

Explore the UBC Engineering Community

Check out our videos to learn about the community of women at UBC Engineering.

Talk with a Student

Our UBC Engineering Ambassadors can answer your questions about UBC Engineering – including what it’s like to be a female engineering student. Chat with them in real-time, when they’re online, or send a message when they’re offline and they’ll reply later.


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