The Faculty of Management has many student run associations and clubs and participates in many Canada wide student competitions.
Student Run Clubs and Associations.
Management Students' Association (MSA)
The Management Students' Association (MSA) is a student-run non-for-profit organization at the University of British Columbia's Okanagan Campus. The MSA works in partnership with the Faculty of Management, UBC Okanagan Students’ Union, and a number other on/off campus organizations to provide extra-curricular opportunities to more than 850 management students on campus. The MSA’s mission is to "Create Experiences that Inspire" our members.
The Accounting Club’s main purpose is to educate students on the CPA program, the recruitment process, and what a career in accounting is all about, all while having a little fun! Whether you are interested in a career in accounting and looking for more information or you just want to join us for a few social events, everyone is welcome!
The UBCO Consulting Club is a new student run organization that supports consulting as a career and gives students another opportunity to gain experience in and learn more about the industry. Our goal is to develop healthy and professional development opportunities for UBCO students and to act as a center of untapped talent for firms recruiting in the Okanagan. The UBCO Consulting Club aims to constantly create opportunities for its members and bridge the gap between firms and all UBCO faculties.
The Entrepreneurship Club’s goal is to connect those with entrepreneurial spirit and inspire one another to take educated risks in the business world.
Human Resources Club
The UBCO HR Club helps connect students to current HR professionals and job opportunities in the Okanagan. This group is open to Faculty of Management students that are interested in Human Resources.
The UBC Okanagan Marketing Club aims to educate, support, and facilitate management students’ interactions with and exploration of everything marketing. Through our events and online presence, we create an encouraging setting that provides students with another opportunity to connect what they are doing in the classroom with the marketing industry and the community.
Portfolio Management Group
The Portfolio Management Group’s purpose is to provide students with knowledge in investment management, develop practical investing skills, and gain experience by applying these skills in the markets. Our goal is to help students that are interested in a career in the financial services industry by providing support, resources, and opportunities so that they can be successful in their careers.
Toastmasters International is a student run organization that teaches MGMT students the fundamentals of public speaking, professional confidence, and leadership. This weekly club assists you as you go through the Toastmasters International program.
Student-run conferences and competitions
Every year the Management Students' Association helps students attend a number of international and domestic conferences and competitions. Examples include:
- UBC Okanagan JDC West
- Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E) V Forum, New York
- Harvard Asia Business Conference, Boston
- Queens Marketing Association Conference, Kingston, Ontario
- John Molson Sports Marketing (JMSM), Montreal, Quebec
- RoundTable, Calgary, Alberta
- and many more!
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