12 months
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1363 CAD/credit 40890 CAD/year
957 CAD/credit 28710 CAD/year
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About

The LLM Taxation program offered by University of British Columbia is a one year, full time non-thesis degree, with a part-time option. 

Overview

The Taxation program offered by University of British Columbia will provide graduates with a depth of knowledge and level of technical expertise in tax law beyond that which can be acquired in a basic law degree or other relevant disciplines. Mandatory courses will ensure that students have a solid foundation in core areas of tax law and practice, while optional courses will give students the ability to develop expertise in areas of interest.

Career opportunities:

The program is designed to prepare graduates for specialized tax work in the private or public sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamental Concepts in Tax Law
  • Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders
  • Taxation of Partnerships and Other Flow-Through Entities
  • International Taxation
  • Tax Law and Policy Workshop
  • Taxation
  • Taxation of Trusts and Estates
  • Tax Administration and Dispute Resolution
  • Topics in Taxation
  • Topics in International Taxation.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
  • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • Many programs require a statement of interest, sometimes called a "statement of intent", "description of research interests" or something similar.
  • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40890 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1363 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    28710 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 957 CAD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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