International Major Entrance Scholarships (IMES) are awarded to exceptional international students who are entering undergraduate programs at UBC. Students receive their IMES when they enter their first year at UBC, and the scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years of study.
- University of British Columbia recognizes the academic achievement of outstanding students from around the world by devoting more than $21 million annually to awards, scholarships, and other forms of financial support for international undergraduate students.
To be considered for the IMES, candidates must:
- be new to UBC, entering directly from secondary school or post-secondary (university or college).
- be an international student who will be studying at UBC on a Canadian study permit (student visa).(Changes to candidates’ citizenship status will affect the IMES eligibility.)
- demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and intellectual promise, as well as impressive extracurricular and community involvement.
Applicants must follow the procedure given in the link below.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2018Application ClosedOfficial link