About Kelowna - University of British Columbia

New for 2019

Our brand new programme at The University of British Columbia’s* (UBC) Okanagan campus is one of North America’s largest public research and teaching institutions and has recently been ranked among the world’s 40 best universities. Located in Kelowna, BC, the campus is situated in the Okanagan Valley, on the footsteps of the Rocky Mountains and one of the warmest regions in Canada and known for its sunny climate, warm beaches and spectacular views. With a considerable number of research projects underway UBC Okanagan campus is earning a reputation as an important and respected centre of learning and research.

Programme Dates

Start: 30 June
End: 03 August
1-5 week programmes available

Programme Highlights

  • Brand-new campus
  • Extensive indoor and outdoor sports facilities
  • State-of-the-art facilities for academic and evening activities
  • Beaches, sports and outdoor exploration feature prominently in the activity programme

Residential Accommodation

  • A mixture of single and shared rooms available

Activity Choice

  • With closer access to the Rocky Mountains, compared to Vancouver, trips can be arranged here for a supplement
  • Optional trips to Vancouver available for a charge with opportunities to study at both centres during your stay

Academic Choice

  • For a supplement, you can add an IELTS test to your programme here. Please inform us at least six weeks in advance when making your booking.


*The use of UBC’s name is strictly for the purpose of identifying the location at which Oxford International Junior Programmes are delivering the programmes. Oxford International Junior Programmes has no affiliation with UBC and UBC is not involved in or responsible for the quality, suitability, delivery or other aspects of Oxford International Junior Programmes in any way.


  • YLW

    10 min

  • YVR

    55 min flight