Coming to UBC Sauder on Exchange

Thinking about studying at the UBC Sauder School of Business on exchange? We welcome exchange students from around the world. 

The UBC Sauder advantage

A rich student life

The UBC BCom program offers you a wealth of opportunities to make new friends, develop personally and professionally, and get involved. See what student life at UBC is like.

Our dedicated Business Career Centre

Exchange students have access to the full scope of services at UBC Sauder's Business Career Centre (BCC) including career coaching, recruitment events, and job postings.

Your Commerce Undergraduate Society

The Commerce Undergraduate Society (CUS) is the largest student-run business school organization in Canada, both in terms of its over $1 million annual operating budget and its thousands of active members. Get involved in the UBC Sauder student community by participating in CUS activities.


Check our list of business partner schools to find out if your university has a business school exchange with us. If not, you can still apply to come on exchange with the business school as long as your university has an exchange agreement with UBC.

Explore this website and find out what our program has to offer. Then review the UBC Go Global website for everything you need to know to make your exchange a reality.

UBC Go Global  

Sauder International Student Association

The Sauder International Student Association is part of the CUS and a good option for students specifically interested in international student activities. Getting involved is a great way to build relationships with other international students and to experience what the school has to offer.

Frequently asked questions about coming to the UBC Sauder on exchange

How do I apply for exchange at UBC?
Do I have the appropriate academic background to apply to the business school?
Where can I find the course schedule?
What courses can I take?
Are there any business courses I can’t take?
Are course outlines online?
How many courses can I take?
Can I take courses if I’m not on exchange with the business school?


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