UBC announces leadership transition
The University of British Columbia’s Board of Governors regretfully announced today that President Arvind Gupta has resigned to return to the pursuit of his academic career.
Aug 7, 2015
UBC positioned as global leader in quantum materials research with $66.5-million federal government investment
A $66.5-million investment from the Government of Canada will enhance UBC’s standing as a global leader in quantum matter research and help connect university research with industry.
Jul 30, 2015
UBC applauds federal funding for thirty meter telescope
The University of British Columbia celebrates the Government of Canada’s decision to contribute $243.5 million to the construction of the most advanced and powerful telescope on Earth.
Apr 6, 2015
UBC and Chongqing Municipality pledge $1.1 million for student exchange
The University of British Columbia and China’s Chongqing Municipal Education Commission has signed a memorandum of understanding to create a student exchange program between UBC and some of China’s leading institutions for research and learning.
Apr 6, 2015
New federal funding to enhance Canadian post-secondary research
UBC welcomes today’s announcement of the $1.5-billion Canada First Research Excellence Fund, designed to significantly enhance the capabilities and competitiveness of Canada’s post-secondary institutions, says President Arvind Gupta.
Dec 4, 2014