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What is UBC Applied Science?

UBC Applied Science comprises a unique constellation of disciplines. Our core purpose is to discover, design, innovate, provide unwavering top-tier education and champion a community of responsible professionals.

Our disciplines

Equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI)

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We are committed to UBC’s vision of “a community in which human rights are respected, and equity and inclusion are embedded in all areas of academic, work and campus life.”

Equity, diversity and inclusion

Research + Partnerships

We mobilize research to protect the environment, build thriving communities, and advance human wellbeing.

For more information, visit our Research + Partnerships portal at: research.apsc.ubc.ca.

Strategic plan

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Our strategic plan captures our vision and sets out our aspirations for the future. It articulates the diverse voices of the Applied Science community, and reflects what matters most to us.

Read our strategic plan

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