UBC is equipped with various types of facilities for Engineering Design Teams and other student groups. Learn more about how to gain access to various tools and machines and how to navigate through them responsibly.


Students Studying

Design Team-only Spaces

If you are part of an engineering design team, you are eligible to obtain prototyping space from APSC PD. Learn more about how to gain access and the options available to you.


General Meeting Spaces

Find out about general meeting/conference rooms throughout APSC PD, APSC Departments (including department-specific workshops) and UBC.

M2M member working on the electrical components of the prototypes

Design Team Equipment

Does your team need access to specific tools to build your designs? We have a complete list of machinery and equipment available for use in EDC 211, 213 as well as information on Trailer bookings. Learn more about how to gain access to them.

EDC Prototyping Space

Capital Purchases

Learn how to conduct major capital purchases on behalf of student groups. The Capital Purchases form can be found here.

Overall AUV CAD for the 2020-2021 revision

IT & Software

Find a list of free popular software used by design teams as well as how to contact UBC IT for requests and support. Also learn about how to access an advanced research computer!

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