University of Victoria

Location: British Columbia

University of Victoria

The University of Victoria offers innovative programs for more than 20,000 students. Dynamic, hands-on learning, research that makes a vital impact, and discovery and innovation in Canada’s most extraordinary academic environment provide an Edge that can’t be found anywhere else. Learn more about the UVic Edge.
A top-ranked Canadian university
The 2016 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings place UVic among the top 250 universities around the world. In addition, THE placed UVic at 175 on its January 2016 list of the world’s 200 most international universities. Learn more about our rankings.
Community involvement
Beyond the classroom, UVic is deeply immersed in the life of communities around the world. With civic engagement a key part of our mission, our faculty, students and staff walk side by side with community partners in Canada and abroad, tackling together the essential issues that matter to people, places and the planet.

PROGRAMS

Human & Social Development

Child and Youth Care
Computer Science and Health Information Science
Health and Community Services
Health Information Science
Nursing (Canadian citizens only)
Public Administration (minor only)
Social Work

Education

Education (minor only)
Elementary Teacher Education
Elementary Teacher Education (post-degree professional program)
Indigenous Language Revitalization
Intellectual Education
Kinesiology
Recreation and Health Education
Secondary Teacher Education (post-degree professional program)

Fine Arts

Art History and Visual Studies
Creative Writing (minor only)
Digital and Interactive Media in the Arts (minor only)
Music
Music and Computer Science
Professional Writing in Journalism and Publishing (minor only)
Theatre
Visual Arts
Visual Arts and Computer Science
Writing

Humanities

Applied Linguistics
Chinese Studies
English
English and French (Canadian Literature)
English Honours and Medieval Studies Minor
French
Gender Studies
Germanic Studies
Greek and Latin Language and Literature
Greek and Roman Studies
Hispanic Studies
Hispanic and Italian Studies
History
Italian Studies
Japanese Studies
Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies
Latin American Studies (minor only)
Linguistics
Mathematics
Medieval Studies
Mediterranean Studies
Pacific and Asian Studies
Philosophy
Professional Communication (minor only)
Religious Studies
Southeast Asian Studies
Statistics

Science

Astronomy
Biochemistry and Chemistry
Biochemistry and Physics
Biology
Biology and Earth and Ocean Science
Biology and Phycology
Chemistry
Chemistry and Earth and Ocean Science
Chemistry and Mathematics
Chemistry for the Medical Sciences
Computer Science and Mathematics
Computer Science and Statistics
Earth Sciences
Financial Mathematics and Economics
Mathematics
Mathematics and Statistics
Microbiology
Microbiology and Chemistry
Ocean Sciences (minor only)
Physical Geography and Earth and Ocean Sciences
Physics
Physics and Astronomy
Physics and Computer Science
Physics and Earth Sciences (Geophysics)
Physics and Mathematics
Physics and Ocean Sciences (Ocean-Atmosphere Dynamics)
Statistics

Social Science

Anthropology
Biology and Psychology
Coastal Studies
Economics
Environmental Studies
Financial Mathematics and Economics
Geographic Information Technology (minor only)
Geography
Geography and Computer Science (Geomatics)
Mathematics
Political Science
Psychology
Psychology and Computer Science
Physical Geography and Earth and Ocean Sciences
Sociology
Statistics

Engineering

Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Systems (minor only)
Electrical Engineering
Electrical Systems (minor only)
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Systems (minor only)
Software Development (minor only)
Software Engineering

Law

Juris Doctor
Juris Doctor and MBA (double degree)
Juris Doctor and MPA (double degree)
Juris Doctor and BCL (civil law degree graduates)
LLM, PhD

Interdisciplinary Programs

Applied Ethics (minor only)
Arts of Canada
Canadian Studies (diploma only)
European Studies
Film Studies
Global Development Studies (minor only)
Human Dimensions of Climate Change (minor and certificate)
Indigenous Studies
Social Justice Studies
Technology and Society

Peter B. Gustavson School of Business

Commerce
Business (minor, available only to students in other faculties)

English as a Second Language (English Centre)

12-week Intensive English (ELPI)
University Admission Preparation (UAP)
Monthly English
14-24 Week Study Sets
ELPI Summer
Summer Language and Culture
Summer Language and Business Boost
English for Professional Communication
University Pathways Program
Advanced English + Business Diploma
Professional English + International Management

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School Details

School Type:
University
School Program:
All Programs
Location:
British Columbia
Address:
3800 Finnerty Road, Victoria BC V8P 5C2 Canada

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