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.

MET Degree Sept. 2021 intake deadline: May 5

Graduate Certificate Sept 2021 intake deadline: May 5

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 celebrates Black History Month 2021

Black History Month is an annual observance that originated in the United States. Canada’s House of Commons has officially recognized February as Black History Month since 1995, and honoured Black Canadians. A number of other countries now also officially recognize and observe the month. Want to learn more? Black history organizations and educational resources There […]

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In memoriam: Dr. Michael Marker

It is with sorrow that the MET program acknowledges the sudden passing of Dr. Michael Marker, a longtime MET faculty member and the author of ETEC 521, Indigeneity, Technology, and Education. Dr. Marker has been involved with MET since its inception. He served on the first MET Advisory Committee in 2002, and served almost continuously […]

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MET welcomes Dr. Halimat Alabi as a permanent lecturer

This summer, MET welcomed Dr. Halimat Alabi as a permanent, full-time lecturer to our team. A truly interdisciplinary educator, Dr. Alabi has a background in engineering, broadcast television, video game development, and learning analytics. “I describe myself as an interactive visualization designer,” she explains. In her doctoral research she developed a “visual cognition model of […]

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