Welcome to a global community and a cohort that will provide you with opportunities to form meaningful connections with students and alumni around the world.

Welcome to UBC Sauder

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UBC Sauder in numbers


Ranked #1

Best Business Program in Canada

Ranked #37

UBC Ranked 37th in the World

Top 25

University in North America for Research Reputation


Countries represented at UBC


Challenge yourself with our innovative curriculum

Students from all over the world choose our program to develop the skills and confidence they need to become the next generation of responsible business leaders.

Begin with Business Fundamentals where you’ll get hands-on experience applying analytical frameworks to real-world business cases. In Values, Ethics, and Community you will discover how personal values and responsible leadership play a critical role within the school, university and broader community.

Strategies for Responsible Business as well as Innovation and Sustainability, will give you the opportunity to assess the impacts business can have economically, socially and environmentally, and then investigate sustainable solutions to create competitive advantages.

In Business Programming and Analytics you’ll gain insight about concepts and techniques used by organizations in our data-driven world to make decisions when faced with challenges.

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Learn from experience

Learn from accomplished research faculty and industry professionals while benefiting from experiential learning opportunities — all to prepare you to take your first steps toward a successful and rewarding career.

Compete in national and global case competitions, deliver an inspirational talk at UBC’s Student Leadership Conference, or explore further into an area of interest by joining a student club.

Extend your global reach through study abroad programs and business treks to international destinations.

Take part in cutting-edge research as a Commerce Scholar by assisting a professor with research on topics ranging from renewable resource management to consumer response to product design.

Manage a $10 million portfolio in preparation for a career in global capital markets.

Learn from experience

Develop the skills to launch your career

There’s no denying our programs are rigorous. But when you have the full support of our faculty, staff and dedicated career advisors – not to mention a collaborative community – you have a team of people who have your back. For years after graduation.

Gain meaningful work experience during your time at UBC Sauder through summer internships, Co-op placements and mentorship programs offered by the Hari B. Varshney Business Career Centre.

Our career coaches will prepare you to impress potential employers by training you to articulate your passion and skills, speak the language of the companies you’d like to work for.

From career skills assessment and resume writing to job search strategies, interview techniques, and recruiter contacts, the career centre provides you with the tools to excel in the competitive job market.

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The one thing I still speak about today is the opportunity that Sauder provides students to explore, learn and grow, to develop their character, and to find out what really gets them going. When you come here, you actually feel you can achieve something.

Thato Makgolane


Take a tour of UBC Sauder

UBC Sauder School of Business is situated within the University of British Columbia’s picturesque Vancouver campus, steps away from the Pacific Ocean. Our state of the art facility includes a dedicated learning commons, specialized research labs, expansive lounge and study space for undergraduates.



Meet our students & alumni

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Discovering the power of brands to influence sustainable choices

BCom alum Marina Tran-Vu is using her business education and expertise in brand management to build an international business that offers an eco-frien...

  • Business Community
  • July 29, 2021
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Jon Kim

What makes a UBC Sauder student?

Hear from current UBC Sauder students about what it means to be a member of our community and get a sense of the experience you will have.

  • February 10, 2021
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Arnav Mishra

Dining out and scaling up: The story of DYNE

UBC Sauder Bachelor of Commerce student Arnav Mishra has not let the pandemic slow down his entrepreneurial dreams. He’s the brainchild behind DYNE, a...

  • Students
  • January 18, 2022


See you in September

We believe the future of business will be shaped by leaders who set the highest standards for ethical and effective business practices. We look forward to seeing you become one of these leaders and the impact you will have on the world.