The Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies (FHIS) enables you to broaden your horizons, engage with people from diverse cultures where the Romance languages are spoken, and explore the art, literature, history, and social issues that are taking place in the world around you.
The language proficiency, critical thinking skills, and heightened cultural awareness you will develop in our courses can be applied to a wide range of careers. Find out what former FHIS students have been doing since graduating from UBC:
From studying abroad to getting involved in student clubs, there are so many ways to enrich your experience at FHIS. Our undergraduate students share their stories:
Our faculty are extremely passionate about helping students succeed. Get to know some of our instructors and professors: