UBC Future Global Leaders

Summer Pre-University Program for High School Students Ages 15–18

UBC Future Global Leaders is an exciting pre-university program for high school students. Try a 2-week academic course or mini-school taught by UBC professors and instructors, get a taste of life at a top university and prepare for your future beyond high school.  Make friends from Canada and around the world as you explore your interests and passions.

Registration is easy! Just choose your course and register. A limited number of bursaries are available for British Columbia grade 11 students only.


Registration Opens February 1, 2024

Session Dates:
July 1 – July 12, 2024
July 15 – July 26, 2024
July 29 – August 9, 2024

Spend an unforgettable two weeks at the stunning UBC Vancouver campus. Explore your interests and passions in two-week courses in topics like business and economics, engineering and technology, health and life sciences, digital media, people, culture and society and more. 

Live in a student residence for the full university experience, or commute daily. Enjoy social activities on and off campus, and meet students from all over the world. Gain confidence and independence as you get the skills you need for your future.


Session Dates:
July 1 – 19, 2024 & July 22 – August 9, 2024 (Weekdays, Various Times)

Experience university-level learning and explore your interests from wherever you are in BC, Canada or the world. Choose from popular first-year subjects in business, engineering, psychology,  and more – without the stress of exams! Enjoy interactive live classes (Vancouver/Pacific Time zone) taught by UBC professors and instructors. Meet students from other classes in the Virtual Lounge hosted by our Student Ambassadors.