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University of British Columbia

notes from the dorm

At UBC, there are three ethnic groups: Chinese, white ... and everyone else. The university's nickname - University of a Billion Chinese - might be a slight exaggeration, but it gives you a good idea of the Chinese domination of its 'ethnic scene'.

Tuesday, 31 May, 2011, 12:00am

CANADA

Cheaper education costs than in the US and close links with Hong Kong make the country a favourite choice for many

McGill University (21)

Location Montreal, Quebec

Areas of excellence Science, medicine, engineering

2 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

The Game

Pearl, 9.30pm

7 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

Canadian network will strengthen trade link

Trade ties between the SAR, the mainland and Canada have been strengthened with the establishment of a business studies network at Canada's University of British Columbia (UBC).

The network was launched by the Faculty of Commerce and Business as the first component of the Centre for Asia Pacific Business, a university representative said.

19 Nov 1998 - 12:00am