Join us and empower your future with the Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS)

Welcome to EOAS at UBC! As one of the most diverse Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences departments in the world, we're excited to guide you on an educational journey to explore planet Earth. If you're ready to step out of the textbook and into the real world, we want you to join us. It's not just about earning a degree; it's about becoming an environmental steward and shaping a better future for us all. Your journey toward transforming the world starts here!

Beyond the classroom

At EOAS, we firmly believe in learning by experiencing & doing. That's why our students are given ample opportunities to apply their knowledge to real-world issues. Whether it's through engaging fieldwork, groundbreaking research, or interaction with industry professionals and policymakers, you'll find that our programs are designed with your future in mind.

A curriculum for change-makers

Get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey into the intricacies of our planet. As you delve into Earth's wonders, you'll develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, which are essential for addressing pressing environmental challenges such as climate change and sustainable resource use.

Leading the way in research and innovation

But we don't stop at education. EOAS is also home to cutting-edge research and innovation. From understanding the impacts and solutions to climate change impacts to predicting and adapting to natural hazards, our faculty and students are at the forefront of answering some of the most critical questions about Earth and beyond.