Hands-on learning

Learning experiences

Through internships, the Global Immersion Experience, live case competitions and case studies, our full-time MBA students learn by doing. The moment they start the program, they get the hands-on exposure they need to succeed in any organization.


Pitch your skills to land a summer internship, then apply and test your MBA learning and career direction on real business problems. Our interns have helped create millions of dollars of cost savings, develop new market opportunities, and solve complex strategic problems.

Industry/entrepreneurial projects

Have an idea, or want to explore a new industry? Develop a minimum viable product, conduct market testing or do in-depth research. Utilize UBC-wide resources for mentoring and support, as well as connect with a diverse network of like-minded people from other faculties.

UBC JD/MBA students have interned at companies that include:

Mentorship and training programs

The Hari B. Varshney Business Career Centre works with a talented and committed network of professionals, including UBC Sauder alumni, to provide mentorship and training programs that will give you a significant advantage in your professional development and job search.

These programs include, but are not limited to, product management training, case interview preparation, brand management mentorship, MBA mentorship, and strategy consulting mentorship.

Brand Management Mentorship

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Global experiences

As the only Canadian school in the Global Network for Advanced Management, you'll have unparalleled access to immersive study abroad options through our global partnerships during your time at UBC Sauder. The UBC MBA offers three global learning opportunities: International Business School Exchange, Global Network for Advanced Management and the Global Immersion Experience.

Global Immersion 2022 - The Experience

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