The Mathematics Department offers a large selection of courses in various areas of pure and applied mathematics which require various levels of mathematical sophistical. The Department offers Bachelor of Arts (BA) majors and honours programs in mathematics and in mathematics combined with another subject, such as economics, English, linguistics, music, or philosophy.
Students wishing to enter a BA majors or honours program in mathematics or in mathematics combined with another
subject need to apply for admission.
Students applying to be in any Mathematics Major/Combined Major/Honours program EXCEPT the Combined Major/Honours
in Economics and Mathematics should complete the online application form at
Note that students wishing to apply for programs that combine mathematics and economics need to apply through the Vancouver School of Economics. [ https://economics.ubc.ca/study-here/ ]
Students applying for admission need to complete at least 27 credits by the end of 2019W and also meet the following requirements:
Selection is based on the average standing in all credits of post-secondary work attempted, with the exception that 12 credits of courses other than MATH courses may be excluded from the calculation. This average is calculated on at least 27 credits, including those courses listed in items 1 to 6 above.
Full details of the admission requirements can be found in the UBC Calendar [ http://www.calendar.ubc.ca/vancouver/index.cfm?tree=12,197,282,93 ]
Students who have questions about mathematics programs should consult one of the Mathematics Department advisors, as listed on our advising webpage [ http://www.math.ubc.ca/Ugrad/FAQ/index.shtml ]