Postgraduate resident elective

Postgraduate resident elective

For postgraduate residents from other universities wishing to complete a postgraduate visiting elective in BC through the UBC Faculty of Medicine.


All postgraduate resident electives are scheduled through the UBC Faculty of Medicine.

UBC website for postgraduate visiting electives

Email UBC postgraduate resident electives for more information

How to apply

Visiting postgraduate residents must apply to the UBC Faculty of Medicine to complete an elective in the province of BC before applying for registration with the College.

Applicants have to complete an application form, pay fees and submit supplementary documentation as part of the application process.

Completed applications must be submitted to the College six weeks prior to the anticipated start date. Failure to meet this deadline may result in a delayed start to the elective.

Maintaining the licence

To extend a postgraduate resident elective, email details of your request to

Email extension request to UBC postgraduate resident electives