External Reviews

UBC conducts periodic external reviews of faculties, academic units and administrative units in order to continuously improve academic excellence and promote accountability and transparency across the university. 

Recent external reviews are listed below. See all related reappointments here

External Review of Enrolment Services

An External Review of Enrolment Services was announced by the Provost and Vice-President Academic for UBC Vancouver and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal of UBC Okanagan, on October 12, 2017. Please see the Announcement and the Terms of Reference of the Review.


External Review of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

An External Review of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences was announced by the Provost on August 14, 2017. Please see the Announcement and the Terms of Reference of the Review.


External Review of the Sauder School of Business

An External Review of the Sauder School of Business was conducted January 18-20, 2017. Please see the Report of the External Reviewers and the Faculty’s Response to the Review Report.


External Review of the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT)

An External Review of the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) was conducted in November 2016. Please see the Report of the External Reviewers, as well as CTLT's corrections to statements in the Review Report and Response to the Review Report.

Further information on the External Review for CTLT can be found here.


External Review of the Faculty of Education

An External Review of the Faculty of Education was conducted November 16-18, 2015. Please see the Report of the External Reviewers and the Faculty’s Response to the Review Report.


External Review of the Faculty of Forestry

An External Review of the Faculty of Forestry was conducted November 2-4, 2015. Please see the Report of the External Reviewers and the Faculty's  Response to the Review Report.


External Review of the International Student Initiative 

An external review of the International Student Initiative (lSI) in was undertaken in April 2016. Please see the Report of the External Reviewers which includes the response from the unit and other supplementary information. 



See the Principles, Procedures and Guidelines for External Academic Unit Reviews.

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