Learn how to apply to UBC Graduate Programs and the MFRE Masters Degree

As a professional degree, the MFRE is one of the best full-time one year masters programs in Canada. The programs’ sole intake is September of each academic year. Prospective students must meet both the UBC Faculty of Graduate Studies minimum standards for admission and MFRE program specific entry requirements.

Application Deadlines

To accommodate potential permit delays and travel planning due to COVID, the MFRE program will be offering Early Offers for the 2022/2023 Academic year.

For a September 2022 Start

Application Open

Application Deadline

Reference Letters Deadline

Offer Dates

Early Offers

September 15, 2021

November 14, 2021

November 22, 2021

December 1, 2021

Regular Offers

September 15, 2021

January 1, 2022

January 8, 2022

February 1, 2022

Early applications are currently being reviewed. Offers will be sent out starting December 6, 2021.

The MFRE office will continue to accept applications after the deadline, however:

  • There is no guarantee that late applications will be reviewed and considered by the admissions committee.
  • Late applicants may not be considered for scholarships and awards.


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Wondering if the MFRE program is a good fit for you?

Review our 5-question guide to find out!

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