Gain valuable global perspectives by taking part in an international experience. By traveling abroad, whether for a study or work experience, you will be exposed to a variety of diverse cultures, ideas, and values. 

Students who gain workplace experience while completing their degree will often be more competitive upon graduation and will have enhanced their skills in:

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Coordinated International Experience

Study at one of our selected CIE partner institutions while earning credits that can be applied to your UBC degree. The CIE network of partners features renowned technical schools, allowing students to take advantage of a database of pre-mapped courses and grow intercultural fluency.

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Go Global

Gain valuable intercultural skills and experience by studying for a term at one of our partner institutions, conducting research over the summer, or participating in a summer program. Go Global offers a range of activities to suit your interests, degree plan, budget, and goals.

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Resources + FAQs

Want to improve your intercultural competence without leaving campus? Need help planning your finances for your international experience? View this page of helpful links, resources, and contact information to support your journey.

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