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Educational Technology, MET

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University rank #51 (QS) Online
The Master of Educational Technology (MET) program offers a fully online graduate degree that explores the potential use and impact of learning technologies in a variety of contexts. UBC is an internationally-recognized leader in distributed education, and the Faculty members work on the leading edge of curriculum design and technology integration.


Skilled Educators create rich learning environments where students are introduced to new ideas, develop new skills, and expand their perspectives. The informed use of technology can engage students in new experiences and create a community of learners across geographical boundaries. The UBC Master of Educational Technology (MET) is a fully online graduate-level program offered by a world-renowned university, that has attracted students from over 35 countries.  In addition to the master’s degree, there are two specialized graduate certificates both of which ladder into the degree program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methodology in Education (core)
  • Design of Technology Supported Learning Environments (core)
  • Foundations of Educational Technology (core)
  • Applications of Learning Theories to Instruction (core)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • a four-year bachelor's degree from a UBC-recognized university
  • a B+ average (76% at UBC) in third and fourth year-level course work
  • ability to study and work in English
  • a master's degree is also eligible, even if bachelor's degree does not meet the 4-year requirement

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    772 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 772 CAD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    539 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 539 CAD per credit and a duration of .
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