Current Partnerships

UBC's institutional partnerships span the world, connecting both students and faculty to the global research community.

The following is a list of our active institutional partners, but does not include the many project-level partnerships undertaken by our researchers.

This list is in the process of being updated.

Partnerships by Country


Addis Ababa University: Student Mobility Agreement


Strathmore University: Statement of Cooperation (Sauder School of Business)

International Centre for Research in AgroForestry: Memorandum of Understanding (Forestry)


University of Zambia: Statement of Cooperation (Health and Social Development, UBCO)


Escola de Economia de Sao Paulo: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business)

Federal University of Santa Catarina: Statement of Cooperation (Land and Food Systems; Science), Statement of Cooperation (Medicine),

Federal University of Sao Carlos: Statement of Cooperation

Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana: Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

State University of Maringa: Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

Universidade Federal De Goias: Statement of Cooperation (Museum of Anthropology)

U. Federal de Minas Gerais: Statement of Cooperation

Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP): Statement of Cooperation (Education)

Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso: Statement of Cooperation (Science)

Universidade Federal Do Ceara: Statement of Cooperation (Nursing)

University of Brasilia: Statement of Cooperation (School of Library, Archival and Information Studies)


Canadian Organization for Development Through Education: Statement of Cooperation (Education)

Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development: Contribution Agreement

HEC Montreal: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business)

Polytechnique Montreal: Student Mobility Agreement (Applied Science)


Pontifical Catholic University of Chile: Memorandum of Understanding (Forestry)

Universidad de Concepcion: Memorandum of Understanding

Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María: Student Exchange Program (School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture)


Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education: Student Mobility Agreement; Memorandum of Understanding

Universidad de las Americas, Puebla: Statement of Cooperation

Universidad Nacional Autonóma de México: Student Mobility Agreement

Tecnológico de Monterrey: Student Mobility Agreement


Ministry of Energy and Mines of Peru: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

National University of San Antonio Abad del Cusco: Memorandum of Understanding (CIRDI)

National University Santiago Antunez de Mayolo: Memorandum of Understanding (CIRDI)

Universidad de Piura: Student Mobility Agreement (Arts)

United States

San Diego State University: Student Mobility Agreement

University of California: Student Mobility Agreement

University of California, Berkeley: Memorandum of Understanding (Summer Sessions)

University of Connecticut: Student Mobility Agreement

University of Hawaii at Manoa: Student Mobility Agreement

University of Maryland: Student Mobility Agreement

University of Washington: Student Mobility Agreement

Yale University: Memorandum of Understanding (Sauder School of Business)


Agricultural University of Hebei: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

Beijing Foreign Studies University: Student Mobility Agreement (Arts)

Beijing Forestry University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry), Student Mobility Agreement (Forestry), Articulation Agreement (Forestry)

Beijing Normal University: Statement of Cooperation (Arts)

Beijing Sport University: Statement of Cooperation (School of Kinesiology)

Beijing University of Chemical Technology: Memorandum of Understanding

Canada Learning Initiative in China (CLIC): Memorandum of Understanding

Central South University: Statement of Cooperation

China University of Mining and Technology: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

China University of Political Science and Law: Statement of Cooperation (Arts)

China-Europe International Business School: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business)

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences: Statement of Cooperation (Science)

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences: Memorandum of Understanding (Arts)

Chongqing Municipal Education Commission: Statement of Cooperation

Chongqing Normal University: Student Mobility Agreement (Arts)

Chongqing University: Memorandum of Understanding (Applied Science)

Dongguan University of Technology: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

East China Normal University: Memorandum of Understanding (Arts)

Fudan University: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business), Memorandum of Understanding (University Library)

Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University: Student Mobility Agreement (Forestry), Articulation Agreement (Forestry)

Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Huazhong University of Science and Technology: Statement of Cooperation (School of Social Work)

Hunan Academy of Forestry: Memorandum of Understanding (Applied Science)

Hunan Agricultural University: Memorandum of Understanding (Land and Food Systems)

Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education: Memorandum of Understanding

Jimei University: Statement of Cooperation

Nanjing Forestry University: Memorandum of Understanding (Forestry), Articulation Agreement (Forestry), Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

Nankai University: Statement of Cooperation

North China Electric Power University: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Northwest A&F University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

Ocean University of China: Statement of Cooperation (Science)

Peking University: Student Mobility Agreement, Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

Qingdao Agricultural University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

Renmin University of China: Student Mobility Agreement (Arts)

Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business), Memorandum of Understanding (Sauder School of Business)

Sichuan International Studies University: Student Mobility Agreement (Arts)

Sichuan University: Statement of Cooperation (Continuing Studies)

Soochow University: Statement of Cooperation (Continuing Studies)

South China Agricultural University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

South China Normal University: Statement of Cooperation (School of Social Work)

Southeast University: Statement of Cooperation

Southwest Forestry University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

Southwest University: Statement of Cooperation, Statement of Cooperation (Education)

Southwest University of Political Science and Law: Student Mobility Agreement (Law), Statement of Cooperation

Sun Yat-Sen University: Statement of Cooperation

The First Rehabilitation Hospital of Shanghai: Statement of Cooperation (Medicine)

Tongji University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry), Statement of Cooperation (School of Community and Regional Planning)

Tsinghua University: Student Mobility Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding (School of Kinesiology), Dual Degree Agreement (Law), Statement of Cooperation (Science), Statement of Cooperation (Forestry)

University of Science and Technology Beijing: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Wuhan University: Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

Xiamen University: Statement of Cooperation (Science)

Zhejiang Agriculture & Forestry University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry), Articulation Agreement (Forestry)

Zhejiang Provincial Education Association for International Exchange: Memorandum of Understanding

Zhejiang University: Student Mobility Agreement, Statement of Cooperation

Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business), Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

City University of Hong Kong: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business), Student Mobility Agreement (Applied Science, Science)

Education University of Hong Kong: Student Mobility Agreement (Education)

Hong Kong Polytechnic University: Statement of Cooperation (School of Social Work)

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology: Student Mobility Agreement (Applied Science, Science)

University of Hong Kong:Student Mobility Agreement


BASIX Social Enterprise Group: Memorandum of Understanding (Liu Institute for Global Issues)

Bhojia Dental College and Hospital: Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

CSIR - Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH): Statement of Cooperation (Medicine)

FLAME University: Statement of Cooperation (University-wide)

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business)

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras: Statement of Cooperation (University-wide), Student Mobility Agreement (Applied Science)

Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies: Statement of Cooperation (School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture)

Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change: Memorandum of Understanding (University-wide)

National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS): Statement of Cooperation (Medicine)

Punjabi University Patiala: Statement of Cooperation (University-wide), Statement of Cooperation (Arts)

Science and Engineering Research Board: Memorandum of Understanding (University-wide)

Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University: Student Mobility Agreement (Education)

Tata Consultancy Services: Statement of Cooperation (University-wide)

The Centre for Wildlife Studies: Memorandum of Understanding (Land and Food Systems)


Bogor Agricultural University: Statement of Cooperation (Forestry), Statement of Cooperation (Land and Food Systems), Student Mobility Agreement (Forestry)

Universitas Indonesia: Memorandum of Understanding (Forestry)


Aoyama Gakuin University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Building Research Institute: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Doshisha University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Fukuoka Dental College: Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

Future University Hakodate: Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Hokkaido University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Statement of Cooperation (University-wide)

Keio University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Kwansei Gakuin University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine: Statement of Cooperation (Medicine)

Kyoto University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Kyushu University: Student Mobility Agreement (Forestry, Land and Food Systems)

Nagoya University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

National Museum of Ethnology: Statement of Cooperation (Museum of Anthropology)

Okayama University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry)

Osaka University: Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business), Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Statement of Cooperation (Dentistry), Statement of Cooperation (University-wide)

Ritsumeikan University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Statement of Cooperation (Applied Science)

Sophia University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Tohoku University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Tokushima University: Statement of Cooperation (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Tokyo Institute of Technology: Statement of Cooperation (University-wide)

Tokyo University of Agriculture: Statement of Cooperation (Land and Food Systems), Student Mobility Agreement (Land and Food Systems)

University of Tokyo: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Accession Agreement (Max Planck - UBC - UTokyo Centre for Quantum Materials)

University of Tsukuba: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide)

Waseda University: Student Mobility Agreement (University-wide), Student Mobility Agreement (Sauder School of Business)


University of Central Asia: Academic Agreement


University of Malaya: General Framework Agreement


Perm National Research Polytechnic University: General Framework Agreement


Nanyang Technological University: Student Exchange Program, Academic Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding, Statement of Cooperation

National University of Singapore: Student Exchange Program

Singapore Management University: Student Exchange Program

South Korea

Inha University: General Framework Agreement

Korea Gas Corporation- KOGAS: General Framework Agreement

Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST): Memorandum of Understanding

Korea University: Student Exchange Program

Sungkyunkwan University: Student Exchange Program

Yonsei University: Student Exchange Program


Judges Academy of Taiwan: Statement of Cooperation

National Chengchi University: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

National Ilan University: General Framework Agreement

National Taiwan Normal University: Student Exchange Program, General Framework AgreementStatement of Cooperation

National Taiwan University: Student Exchange Program

Taipei National University of the Arts: Memorandum of Understanding


Chulalongkorn University: Student Exchange Program, Consortium Agreement

Kasetsart University: General Framework Agreement

Thammasat University: Statement of Cooperation


National Hospital of Odonto-Stomatology: General Framework Agreement

Research Institute for Marine Fisheries: General Framework Agreement

Vietnam National University of Forestry: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation


Vienna University of Economics and Business: Student Exchange Program


KU Leuven: Student Exchange Program

Universite de Mons/ University of Mons: General Framework Agreement

Universite Libre de Bruxelles: Student Exchange Program


University of Split: Student Exchange Program

Czech Republic

University of Economics, Prague: Student Exchange Program


Aarhus University: General Framework Agreement​​

Copenhagen Business School: General Framework Agreement

Technical University of Denmark: Student Exchange Program

University of Copenhagen: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation


University of Eastern Finland: Student Exchange Program

University of Helsinki: Student Exchange Program


Blaise Pascal University: General Framework Agreement

CCIR/HEC Paris School of Management: Student Exchange Program

CentraleSupelec: Student Exchange Program, Memorandum of Understanding

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS): Consortium Agreement

École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts: Student Exchange Program

Ecole Superieure du Bois: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

FESIA: Student Exchange Program

Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University: Student Exchange Program

Kedge Business School: General Framework Agreement

Sciences Po: Student Exchange Program, Academic Agreement

Université de Toulouse II - Le Mirail: Student Exchange Program

Universite Paris Descartes: General Framework Agreement

University of Grenoble: Student Exchange Program

University of Lumiere Lyon 2: Student Exchange Program

University Pierre et Marie Curie: Statement of Cooperation


Albert Ludwig University Freiburg: Student Exchange Program

Free University of Berlin: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

German Aerospace Centre: General Framework Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences:

Hertie School of Governance: Student Exchange Program

Humbolt zu Berlin: Student Exchange Program

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich: Student Exchange Program

Otto Beisheim School of Management: Student Exchange Program

Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

RWTH Aachen University: Student Exchange Program

Technical University of Berlin: Student Exchange Program

Technical University of Dresden: Student Exchange Program

Technical University of Darmstadt: Student Exchange Program

Technische Universität München: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

University of Cologne: Student Exchange Program

University of Freiburg: Student Exchange Program

University of Gottingen: General Framework Agreement

University of Konstanz: Student Exchange Program

University of Stuttgart: Student Exchange Program

WHU Koblenz, Otto Beisheim Graduate School of Management: Student Exchange Program


University of the Aegean: Statement of Cooperation


University of Iceland: General Framework Agreement


Trinity College Dublin: Student Exchange Program

University College Dublin: Student Exchange Program


International Centre for Theoretical Physics-ICTP: General Framework Agreement

Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS): Student Exchange Program

University of Bologna: Student Exchange Program

Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi: Student Exchange Program

Università degli Studi di Roma - La Sapienza: General Framework Agreement

University of Padova: Student Exchange Program, Memorandum of Understanding

University of Tuscia: General Framework Agreement


University of Latvia: Student Exchange Program


Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam: Student Exchange Program

Leiden University: Student Exchange Program

Maastricht University: Student Exchange Program

University of Amsterdam: Student Exchange Program

Wageningen University: Student Exchange Program


Norwegian School of Economics: Student Exchange Program

Norwegian University of Life Sciences: Student Exchange Program

University of Oslo: Student Exchange Program


Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum: General Framework Agreement

The Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute: Statement of Cooperation

Warsaw School of Economics: Student Exchange Program

Warsaw University of Life Sciences: Student Exchange Program

Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences: Student Exchange Program

University of Warsaw: Student Exchange Program


University of Ljubljana: Student Exchange Program

University of Maribor ( Univerza V Mariboru): Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement


Basque Institute of Competitiveness- ORKESTRA: General Framework Agreement

ESADE Business School: Student Exchange Program

IE University: Student Exchange Program

Ramon Llull University: Student Exchange Program

Universidad de Granada: Student Exchange Program

Universidad of Navarra: Student Exchange Program

Universidad de Salamanca / Salamanca University: Student Exchange Program

Universitat de Barcelona: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

Universitat Pompeu Fabra: Student Exchange Program


Karolinska Institute: General Framework Agreement

Lund University: Student Exchange Program

Stockholm School of Economics: Student Exchange Program

Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences: Statement of Cooperation

Swedish University of Agricultural Technologies: Student Exchange Program

Uppsala University: Student Exchange Program


Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne: Student Exchange Program

ETH Zurich: Student Exchange Program

University of Bern: Student Exchange Program

University of Geneva: Student Exchange Program

University of Lausanne: Student Exchange Program

University of St. Gallen: Student Exchange Program

Zurich University of Teacher Education: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

United Kingdom

Bangor University: Student Exchange Program

Cardiff University: Student Exchange Program

Durham University: Student Exchange Program

Imperial College London: General Framework Agreement

King's College London: Student Exchange Program

Lancaster University: Student Exchange Program

Loughborough University: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

University College London: Student Exchange Program

University of Aberdeen: Student Exchange Program

University of Birmingham: Student Exchange Program

University of Bristol: Student Exchange Program

University of East Anglia: Student Exchange Program

University of Edinburgh: Student Exchange Program

University of Exeter: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

University of Glasgow: Student Exchange Program

University of Leeds: Student Exchange Program

University of Manchester: Student Exchange Program

University of Nottingham: Student Exchange Program

University of Sussex: Student Exchange Program

University of Warwick: General Framework Agreement

University of York: Student Exchange Program

William Harvey Int. Translational Research Academy: Consortium Agreement

Middle East

Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran: General Framework Agreement

Sharif University of Technology: General Framework Agreement


Hebrew University of Jerusalem: Student Exchange Program, Memorandum of Understanding

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology: Student Exchange Program

Tel Aviv University: Student Exchange Program


Qatar University: Student Exchange Program

Saudi Arabia

King Fahad Medical City: General Framework Agreement


Koç University: Student Exchange Program

Australia, South Africa, Sweden

Cooperative Agreement for Int'l Masters in Adult Learning (F Edu): Consortium Agreement


Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU): Consortium Agreement


Australian National University: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

Deakin University: Student Exchange Program

Macquarie University: Student Exchange Program

Monash University: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

Queensland University of Technology: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

University of Adelaide: Student Exchange Program

University of Melbourne: Student Exchange Program, Academic Agreement, General Framework Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding

University of New South Wales: Student Exchange Program

University of Newcastle: General Framework Agreement

University of Queensland: Student Exchange Program, Statement of Cooperation

University of Sydney: Student Exchange Program

University of Wollongong: Student Exchange Program

New Zealand

University of Auckland: Student Exchange Program, General Framework Agreement

University of Canterbury:  Student Exchange Program

University of Otago: Student Exchange Program

Victoria University Wellington: Student Exchange Program

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