International Partners

Australia, Exchange, UNBCAustralia

UNBC has two partner universities in Australia.  Students can choose to do an exchange at the University of New England in the city of Armidale or the University of Tasmania on the island of Tasmania.

China, Exchange, UNBC


If choosing to do an exchange to China, students can pick from four different universities in which to apply. Each is located in a different region of China.  Hebei University in Baoding, Kunming University of Science & Technology in Yunnan and Wenzhou University in Lucheng. 

Denmark, Exchange, UNBC


Both Roskilde University and the University of Southern Denmark offer a variety  of courses in English.  For students interested in learning Danish, classes are available in language and culture. 

University Fact Sheet: Roskilde University Fact Sheet

Finland, Exchange, UNBC


There are plenty of options for exchange in France! You can choose from one of three Universities: The Université de Bourgogne, Groupe ESG (Pole ESG), and Groupe ESC in Troyes.   

University Fact Sheet: 

Germany, Exchange, UNBC


The University of Bonn offers great courses in culture and language for students wanting to know more about Germany. A new partner, Friedrich Schiller University Jena has a number of Political Science courses in English for your enjoyment.  Be sure to check out one of these schools!

University Fact Sheet: Friedrich Schiller University Jena Fact Sheet

Japan, Exchange, UNBC


Students can enroll in various programs depending on their Japanese language level at one of our four Japanese University partners.  Hiroshima Shudo University, Gakushuin Women’s College, Osaka International University and Utsunomiya University all offer great opportunities. 

New Zealand, Exchange, UNBC

New Zealand

Massey University is the largest university in New Zealand with 35,000 students across three campuses.  Internships and experiential opportunities are available to broaden the study abroad experience.

Norway, Exchange, UNBC


We have three exchange opportunities in Norway: UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Nord University and Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences.  Consider studying in Norway; it’s Canada with a Viking twist. 

Russia, Exchange, UNBC


Wide-ranging opportunities await you in Russia at North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk and Syktyvkar State University. Experience the cultural riches of Russia and delve into its vastness.

Note: Due to current Global Affairs Canada travel advisories, exchange is not active with our Russian partners.

Scotland, Exchange, UNBC


Dundee is an innovative and impressive Scottish city and home to Dundee University.  Dundee’s population is roughly twice the size of Prince George and the campus was voted the friendliest in Scotland.  

SpainSpain, Exchange, UPV

Experience one of Europe's most ancient languages and cultures at the University of the Basque Country. This vibrant 30-year-old institution is ready to welcome you with a wide range world-class programs and state-of-the-art-facilities. UPV/EHU is also an Erasmus+ partner of UNBC (2017 & 2018 International Credit Mobility Action).

University Fact Sheet: University of the Basque Country Fact Sheet

Sweden Sweden, Exchange, UNBC

Opportunities abound in Sweden!  With four different universities offering exchange! Linneaus University, Mid Sweden University, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, and Umeå University. Take your pick! 

Univeristy Fact Sheet: Umea University Fact Sheet

Switzerland, Exchange, UNBC


University of Applied Sciences & Arts Northwestern Switzerland.  Four official language, three campuses, courses taught in English and German, a top-notch university on a beautiful campus proves that Switzerland is more than chocolate and skiing.

University Fact Sheet: University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland – School of Business Fact Sheet