UBC visiting elective

UBC visiting student elective

Visiting student electives across Canada are scheduled through the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) Student Portal

Visit the UBC institutional profile on the AFMC Student Portal for more information or email visiting.electives@ubc.ca

UBC institutional profile on the AFMC Student Portal

Email UBC visiting electives for more information


Visiting medical students must enrol in the UBC Visiting Student Elective Program (VSEP) to complete an elective in BC before applying for registration with the College.

How to apply

Applicants will 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 UBC visiting elective licence, email your request to visiting.electives@ubc.ca.

Email UBC visiting electives to request for an extension