University of Northern British Columbia


Requirements for International Students

Admissions requirements are determined by the individual program and are not uniform. Please visit for more information regarding international admissions and English language requirements.

Procedure for Canadian Students

Online and paper applications available on the website,

Procedure for International Students

Please visit our website to find all of the necessary information for admissions to UNBC.

Academic Year

Type of SystemSemester
Entrance DatesJanuary, May, September

We have three semesters; the Fall Semester (September to December), the Winter Semester (January to April), and the Summer Semester. During the summer season, courses can be presented in one of the three different offerings; there is the May Semester (May to August), the Spring Intersession (May to June), and the Summer Intersession (July to August). Please check the course schedule for further information.

Language of InstructionEnglish
Modified on August 08, 2023