Why interdisciplinary at UVic?

We live in an interdisciplinary world.
See the world from a new direction with interdisciplinary studies.

If you often wonder how your degree can prepare you for the world of work and a professional career, you are not alone.

Did you know that many employers ask for graduates who can integrate ideas, embrace diverse approaches, and adapt to complex organizations?

Interdisciplinary programs offer you a route into creating a diverse, relevant, and flexible degree that meets your interests and needs. It prepares you to be a divergent thinker and problem solver.

Interdisciplinary programs are often offered as minors—this means you can take them in addition to your basic degree, adding to the breadth of your university experience.

Is activism your thing? While taking a major in Political Science, you can take a minor in Social Justice Studies. Courses will give you direct experience working with community organizations devoted to making a difference.

There are many options available. Check out our Interdisciplinary programs here.