MET – International Online Graduate Program

Collaborate | Innovate | Create

The Master of Educational Technology (MET) program educates professionals in the use and impact of digital learning technologies. This fully online graduate program provides a unique opportunity for our students to study and engage in:

  • Technology-supported instruction
  • Planning and management of learning technologies and eLearning
  • Design and development of digital learning technologies and environments
  • Digital literacy and digital culture in formal and informal learning contexts

MET faculty work on the leading edge of curriculum design and technology integration, digital culture, youth culture, digital literacy, gaming, and interface design. Our courses examine digital learning and culture from a wide range of perspectives, including environmental and sustainability education, Indigenous learning frameworks, and inclusive education.

May 2019 Intake Deadline: February 15

Visit How to Apply: Master of Educational Technology Degree or How to Apply: Graduate Certificate Programs for more details.


Our fully online graduate program offers three internationally-recognized credentials that explore the potential uses and impacts of learning technologies in a variety of contexts.

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Join our international community of learners and discover how the informed use of digital media and technology can inspire learners and educators within and beyond classrooms, around the world.

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Current students are warmly invited to join any of the MET social media channels that are part of the MET Community Hub. These channels are populated by MET students, alumni, faculty and staff.

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Ready to apply? Applications and all relevant documents must be submitted by application deadlines. An Academic Advisor is available to provide assistance with your registration planning.

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MET Graduate Profile: Jennifer Long, MET 2014

Jennifer Long graduated from UBC’s Master of Educational Technology (MET) program in 2014. Then she brought her passion for teaching all the way to Antarctica.

Faculty Profile: Mary Bryson, PhD

Dr. Mary Bryson is the author of multiple publications concerning the social, cultural and educational significance of networked media technologies and publics that make significant contributions to theoretical accounts of gendered and sexual marginality, knowledge mobilization and resilience.

Dr. Bryson chairs the UBC Vice-Presidential Trans, Two-Spirit and Gender Diversity Task Force and is a member of the World Professional Association for Transgender…

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MET News & Events

MET-hosted lecture: Quality Education and the Role of Digital Technology in Nepal, January 17th 2019

This talk is co-sponsored with the UBC Himalaya Program, the UBC Centre for India & South Asia Research (CISAR), the Department of Language and Literacy Education (LLED), UBC Language Sciences, and the Nepal Library Foundation. Open to the public, no rsvp required.  Click here to watch live-streamed video of this talk, starting 5pm PST. [A […]

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MET Webinar with Dr. Tony Bates, October 5th 2018

Tracking Online Students in Canada and the USA: Results and Methodological Issues Friday, October 5, 2018 Dr. Tony Bates described his ongoing work on the national survey of online and distance education in Canadian universities and colleges, and outlined opportunities for MET students and alumni to participate in supervised research studies (ETEC 580 projects!) investigating […]

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2018 MET Summer Institute on Virtual Reality

In the summer of 2018, MET offered its very first Summer Institute entitled Virtual Reality: Viewpoints on a New Medium. This 3 credit, one week intensive course had students working in groups to produce their own 360º video projects. The results, shared at a Friday evening gala reception were impressive. If you are interested in viewing […]

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