Research abroad & Special Opportunities

As a UBC student, you are eligible to conduct research at many of UBC’s 150 partner universities.

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Research opportunities

Students can participate in self-directed or structured programs. A list of currently available programs can be found on the Vancouver campus website (programs are open to students from both campuses unless otherwise specified).

Research Abroad Opportunities

Learn new techniques

Learn new research techniques and access equipment and resources beyond what might be offered at UBC.

Enhance your academic career

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

Engage with people from other cultures

Learn about other cultures and how research is done in other countries.

Network

Make contacts that you would not otherwise be able to meet.

Applying

Once you’ve narrowed down your choices, complete your research abroad application well before the application deadlines.

International conferences & special programs

Through partnerships and memberships with international learning organizations, Go Global occasionally offers a range of international programs that fit outside the box of Exchange, Research and Study Abroad, and Global Seminars.

A list of currently available programs can be found on the Vancouver campus website (programs are open to students from both campuses unless otherwise specified).

Conferences & Special Opportunities

Questions?

If you have any questions about research abroad opportunities, contact your Go Global team.

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