About University Canada West

  • Established in 2004, UCW offers a range of career-focused programs.
  • UCW is an innovative business and technology-oriented university with an emphasis on practical experience.
  • We collaborate with digital leaders such as the Digital Marketing Institute, Salesforce (Trailhead), Tableau and IBM to add relevant digital components to our courses.
  • Our programs are designed to meet the needs of the market, ensuring our students receive the most current education possible.
  • UCW is a dynamic and growing institution defined by its close connections to the business community and a commitment to outstanding student services.
  • We offer a lineup of micro-credentials focused on technology that help students gain valuable and specific skills in a short amount of time

University highlights

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Why study at University Canada West

  • We're ranked as one of the top 10 best online universities in Canada for 2021
  • 100% of our MBA students find employment within 6 months of graduation
  • Help with fees is available with our scholarships and grants
  • We have two easily-accessible campuses located in the heart of downtown Vancouver
  • UCW alumni work at world-leading companies like Apple, Amazon, SAP, Deloitte and Nike
  • Motivated students can obtain their bachelor’s degree in 2.5 years

Memberships and accreditations

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Our courses

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

Our MBA courses are ACBSP and NCMA accredited. You’ll develop core competencies in critical thinking, persuasive communication, system analysis, leadership and business ethics. You’ll also acquire specific knowledge and skills by taking electives from one of the elective areas in Leadership, Marketing and Digital Marketing, Business Analytics, Human Resources, Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Non-Profit or Financial Management.

Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Commerce

Our Bachelor of Commerce is ACBSP and NCMA accredited and combines theoretical and practical learning to give you a true understanding of modern business. You’ll learn how to conduct business in a multi-cultural environment across international borders and leave the program prepared for a successful career in business or management.

BA in Business Communication

BA in Business Communication

Our interdisciplinary program will develop your knowledge of media, cultural studies, and business as well as your core skills in writing and research. You’ll learn to apply communication methods to business problems and how to create ethically and legally sound content for a variety of markets.

Associate of Arts

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts (AA) degree (a two-year program) provides the students with a broad foundation of knowledge.

The AA degree is accepted for transfer into bachelor’s degree programs at University Canada West (UCW) and all British Columbia degree-granting institutions, provided other admission requirements are met.

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Student testimonials


Theo, MBA graduate

MBA graduate leveraged the skills he learned at UCW into a job as a real estate auditor.


Lindani, MBA graduate

MBA grad lands her dream job with Sony Pictures Imageworks

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Julie J

UCW’s MBA program is the perfect solution for busy professionals looking to develop their business skills and accelerate their career.

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Tuition fees

We understand that studying at university can be a financial burden, which is why we offer support that could help you achieve your dreams. 

  • Fill out the form to find out more details on our fees and the support available.





We offer several scholarships and grants to support both international and domestic students.


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