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Climate & sustainability programs

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New skills for a changing world

Our Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Climate Science equips you with the tools you need to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

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Why study climate science at UVic?

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United Nations accredited

The BSc in Climate Science is the first program on the west coast of North America to be United Nations accredited for meeting the Sustainable Development Goals.

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30+ years of climate action

You'll learn at a university that leads through positive change and has been dedicated to climate action for decades.

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Inspired by nature

From the ocean down the hill to the forests that surround our campus, at UVic you'll feel inspired to care for the natural environment and spaces.

Interested in learning more about the Climate Science Program?

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Careers that make a difference

Co-operative education (co-op) helps you gain valuable paid work experience in a career you're passionate about. Discover some of the opportunities waiting for you at UVic:

Find the program that works for you

From physics to biology, geography to earth and ocean sciences, UVic has degree, diploma, minor and certificate programs to tackle our planet's biggest challenges.