Student-related News

The Government of BC has committed funds for the creation of 624 spaces in undergraduate engineering and computer science programs at the University of British Columbia, it was announced today. The funding, which will be provided on a…

In this video, Jonathan Verrett and Agnes D’Entremont, instructors in the Departments of Chemical and Biological and Mechanical Engineering (respectively) are improving their students’ learning experience and creating open resources that…

Mina Hoorfar, PEng, a professor in UBC Okanagan’s School of Engineering, has received the 2017 Teaching Award of Excellence in Engineering Education from Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, the association that regulates and…

Curos Labs Inc, a start-up founded by applied science and commerce students in UBC’s popular New Venture Design course, received a $10,000 prize for presenting the “most outstanding intangible product” at Virginia Tech’s KnowledgeWorks…

On August 10, fifteen UBC Engineering Physics student teams competed their "Mission Impossi-Bots" head-to-head to see who could best travel the winding course and rescue trapped “secret agents” before time ran out. This annual competition…