Industry partners supporting the UBC Co-Op program can provide you with an opportunity to alternate practical work experience with academic studies for your Geological Engineering degree. As a co-op graduate, you will be well prepared, academically and professionally, for your future career.

Note that the BASc in Geological Engineering can be obtained with or without participation in the co-op program.

Further information is available from the Engineering Co-Op website.

Co-op work term on the tunnel boring machine (TBM) for the Ashlu Hydropower project near Squamish with Golder.


Spending a co-op term working with the geology team on BC’s Site C hydro dam is just one of Katrijn Bjornson’s highlights at UBC Engineering.