University of British Columbia (UBC)

Please note: This information is provided for planning purposes only. Requirements change from year to year, and while every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, in all cases the information provided by the institution offering the program in question should be considered the authority.

  • Required: Minimum 90 university-transferable credits with grades (equivalent to 45.0 university-transferable units with grades at UVic)
  • Degree awarded: Doctor of Medicine (MD)

The UBC MD Undergraduate Program (MDUP) is based on a distributed model of education and is comprised of four geographically distinct sites, including the Island Medical Program (IMP) at UVic. To learn more about the IMP, please visit the IMP website. For more information on the UBC MDUP and its other distributed sites, please visit the UBC MDUP website.

Admission requirements and pre-requisites

Refer to the UBC MDUP website for the admission requirements and pre-requisite courses.

Contact information

Jessica Skelton, Admissions Coordinator
Island Medical Program
University of Victoria
Medical Sciences Building
3800 Finnerty Road 
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2

MD Undergraduate Admissions
Faculty of Medicine, Dean's Office
University of British Columbia
317-2194 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

Additional resources

Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada
10th FLR - 150 Elgin Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 1L4

Association of American Medical Colleges
655 K Street NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20001-2399