Program Information

School: The University of British Columbia – Vancouver
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Computer Science
Computer Software Engineering
Description: The Computer Science BSc program includes the general Science requirements, with further choices in mathematics courses, a thorough grounding in computer software design, and a broad choice of other studies in computing. It gives you the freedom to pursue interests both within and outside Computer Science. You may select your electives from many departments, from Psychology to Commerce, and Music to Electrical Engineering. Options include Software Engineering, or combined honours with sciences, mathematics, or statistics.
URL: Computer Science – Software Engineering at The University of British Columbia – Vancouver
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $37,690
Scholarships: 2
Careers: Software Engineer,Computer Programmers,Video Game Programmers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 

– Final grade of 70% in Grade 11 or Grade 12 English (or equivalent course, including provincial examinations where applicable)

– Graduation from high school with a minimum average of 70% (or higher for many programs).

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Admission into the Software Engineering option is limited and based on academic performance. Students who wish to enter the option have to apply to the Department of Computer Science before the end of their second year. More information may be obtained from the Department.