In January 2013, Langara signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) to offer the UNBC MBA program at Langara’s Main Campus beginning in August 2013. As part of Langara’s strategic initiative to support employee leadership development, two spaces are held for Langara employees each program intake, based upon recommendation by Langara and approval by UNBC. 

Class of 2015

  • Phuoi-Linh To, Continuing Studies
  • Heather Workman, Co-operative Education and Career Development Centre

Class of 2016

  • Tomoe Aoyagi, International Education
  • Gayle Hayashi, Langara School of Management

Class of 2017

  • Melia Goertzen, Student Services
  • Stephen Quilala, Communications and Marketing

Class of 2018

  • Catharine O'Brien-Bell, Professional Photo Imaging
  • Shiraz Charania, Langara School of Management

Class of 2019

  • Justin Yau, Information Technology
  • Raymond Yeung, Facilities

Class of 2020

  • Patricia Aroca-Ouellette, Chemistry
  • Eva Cheung, People and Culture

Class of 2021

  • Andre Hastick, Information Technology
  • Charlotte Sander, Communications & Marketing

Class of 2022

  • Denise Busayong, Athletics & Intramurals
  • Michael Lo, Mathematics and Statistics

Class of 2023

  • Deborah Schratter, Communications & Marketing
  • Cindy Truong, Student Services 


All permanent full or part time Langara employees are encouraged to apply.

Application Information

The Langara College application deadline is November 23, 2020.

Admissions Process

A Langara UNBC MBA Recommendation Committee will review the applications, determine suitability based on a number of criteria, meet with shortlisted candidates as necessary, and make up to two recommendations to UNBC. Upon successful recommendation, applicants must submit their application to UNBC prior to the program's established deadline.

Learn More

Review our FAQ sheet and visit the UNBC MBA Program website. Any further questions can be directed to Simmi Purewal, Coordinator, HR Strategic Initiatives, at