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University of British Columbia - Faculty of Medicine

updated: February 2013
sources: University of British Columbia, wiki

The UBC Faculty of Medicine is the medical school of the University of British Columbia, and is one of 17 medical schools in Canada and the only one in British Columbia. It is Canada's largest medical school and second largest in North America, with an annual acceptance of 288 new medical students.

The University of British Columbia founded a medical school in 1950. The school is based in Vancouver. Two new undergraduate medical campuses were established at the University of Victoria in Victoria and the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George that opened in 2004. A fourth medical campus was established at the University of British Columbia Okanagan in Kelowna in 2011.

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     University of British Columbia - Faculty of Medicine
     317 - 2194 Health Sciences Mall
     Vancouver, BC
     V6T 1Z3


Applications Received 1736 (2012) (from UBC)
Entering Class Size 288 (2012) (from UBC)
Avg. Entering Class MCAT Average MCAT: 10.74 (2012) (from UBC)
Avg. Entering Class GPA

86.45% (2012) (from UBC)


Application Information


Application Open Early June to September 16, 2013
Application Deadline September 16
Submission Deadline September
MCAT Submission Deadline -
Application Fee $109 BC residents, $161 out-of-province applicants, $31.50 out-of-province transcripts
Admissions Office MD/PhD Program
University of British Columbia
2N6-2818 Detwiller Pavilion
2255 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver BC
V6T 2A1
Admissions Contacts Phone: 1-604-822-7198
Website: http://med.ubc.ca/
Online Application http://mdprogram.med.ubc.ca/
Supporting Documents Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended, IB/AP Transcripts (if applicable), Proof of BC Residency Documents (if applicable), Legal Name Change Documentation (if applicable), WES/ICES Evaluation (if applicable), MCAT Scores
Admission Prerequisites

1 year of English, General Biology, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry.
AP/IB: Can claim for Biology, Chemistry and English with high exam mark


Program Information


Tuition $16,081 for Canadian residents, 2012/13 1st year tuition.
Special Programs MD/MSc

MD/PhD Studentship Award
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
CIHR Canada Graduate Scholarship
Scriver MD/PhD Scholarship
UBC Four Year Doctoral Fellowship



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