University Canada West
A business-oriented, teaching-intensive, higher educational institution, University Canada West (UCW) is located in downtown Vancouver. It offers flexible degree programs that will prepare you to be an effective problem solver, collaborator and leader in our world’s ever-changing workplace environment.
The independent university’s flexible programming draws students from more than 40 countries, enabling them to complete undergraduate and graduate degrees in-person, online or via both means faster than at many traditional universities. For more information, visit www.ucanwest.ca
Why study at UCW
• Business-oriented, teaching-intensive with an emphasis on practical application
• Academically qualified professors with first-hand industry experience
• Class sizes capped to enhance student experience and engagement
• Faster completion option for motivated students
• Historic downtown Vancouver location
This Master of Business Administration (MBA) program from UCW will prepare you for leadership on the global stage. You will take the most challenging situations in your stride, apply pragmatic solutions to problems you encounter, and ultimately drive the success of an organization with your informed decision-making.
• Bachelor of Commerce
The Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) provides students with a broad foundation knowledge of contemporary business and its practices. The degree prepares you for a successful career in business or management, where you will contribute constructively to a global economy.
• Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication
The Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication (BA) is an interdisciplinary program that will develop your knowledge of media, cultural studies and business alongside theoretical and practical skills. The communication methods learnt and media training students get throughout this course are relevant to careers in professional writing, journalism, public relations, communications, and advertising.
• MBA Foundation
We understand that some students do not have the professional or academic qualifications but wish to pursue the MBA program. Students have the option of completing the four MBA Foundation courses. In order to qualify for admission to the MBA program, students will need to earn a grade of B or better on each Foundation course.
• University Access Program
If you have not met the minimum English language requirements for the Bachelor or MBA program entry, you can still improve your English skills and qualify for your degree at UCW.
The University Access Program (UAP) accredited by Languages Canada covers everything you need for higher level education in an English-speaking institution. The program covers specific academic skills, such as essay writing, research methods, note taking, critical thinking and seminar or tutorial discussion, giving you a great start to your program at University Canada West.
• University Pathway Program
UCW’s University Pathway Program (UPP) prepares international students who have successfully completed secondary school year 11 or its equivalent for entry into any one of the University’s undergraduate degree programs. The program is offered at three different levels, and you will be placed in a level based on your English proficiency. Programs range from six (6) to twelve (12) months.
- Intakes: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
- Modes of Delivery: On-campus or Online
- MBA Foundation Study Grant (up to $6,500)
- MBA (up to $10,000)
- Bachelor degrees (up to $20,000)