Fees and Expenses

Application Fee

A non-refundable $143.00 CAD fee is required prior to the application being processed. Please note that the electronic application requires payment of an application fee using MasterCard or Visa only. Application fees cannot be deferred and are valid for the MM program and the academic year in which you apply.

Tuition and Expenses

Tuition fees are payable in three equal installments in the first week of the following months of the program: September, January, May. Upon receipt of an offer of admission, you will be required to submit a non-refundable and non-transferable deposit in Canadian currency. This deposit total of $1,000 CAD will be credited towards your first tuition installment. Per UBC policy, application fees and tuition fees are allowed to be paid by credit card, but tuition installments must be paid by one of the methods listed on this page. Tuition is subject to UBC Board of Governor’s approval, and the university may adjust fees at any time with limited notice.

Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents
  $29,610 CAD*
International Students
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  $44,998 CAD*

* Subject to UBC Board of Governor’s approval. The university may adjust fees at any time with limited notice.

Fees Breakdown and Living Expenses

These are estimated costs of living in Vancouver in the UBC Master of Management program. The cost of living can vary greatly depending on your lifestyle, budget and spending habits.  Note that all expenses are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

For international tuition and expenses, please see International Students

UBC Master of Management






  Student Fees
* includes U-PASS & AMS Extended Health insurance
  MM Student Building Fee
  MM Society Fee
  Textbooks, Course Fees, Supplies
* does not include computer supplies
  Medical Service Plan (BC Health Insurance)
* based on $75 per month
  Rent (Average for 1 Bedroom Apartment off-campus)
* based on $1,600 per month
  Utilities: Cable TV, Internet, Heat
* based on $80 utilities + $50 internet = $145/month
  Mobile phone (full package)
* based on $75 per month
  Food & discretionary expenses
  Optional Study Abroad

This is a student-levied fee which all UBC Sauder students pay, and passed through student referendum to finance the renovation of the Henry Angus Building. The full amount is taken at the same time as the first tuition installment on September 1st.