Living and Doing Business in Vancouver

Our candidates, our faculty, the careers of our graduates: they’re all renowned for their global reach. Discover why studying in Vancouver will be one of the best decisions you've ever made.

Consistently ranked as one of the most livable cities in North America and the world (The Economist, Mercer), Vancouver offers our students unparalleled opportunities.

West Coast Entrepreneurial Spirit

Vancouver has a reputation as a place that inspires. Since 2014, TED has hosted their famous conference in the city, describing Vancouver as a “city that’s itself an inspiration – cosmopolitan, energetic, innovative.” In the tech sector in particular, Vancouver is gaining recognition as a hub for startups, dubbed “Silicon Valley North.” Companies born here include Hootsuite, Lululemon, Arc’teryx, Vision Critical,, and Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital, all of which have hired our graduates.

West Coast Lifestyle

Vancouver offers a temperate climate and unlimited options for outdoor adventure – from kayaking and sailing in English Bay to skiing and biking on the North Shore Mountains. This cosmopolitan city is compact enough to make its recreational and cultural attractions easily accessible, and big enough to ensure there is always something new to discover.