BCIT - British Columbia Institute of Technology

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About

The British Columbia Institute of Technology has five campuses in the Vancouver area and operates as a vocational and technical school. It offers apprenticeships for the skilled trades and diplomas and degrees in vocational education for skilled technicians and workers in professions such as engineering, accountancy, business administration, broadcast/media communications, digital arts, nursing, computing, medicine, architecture, and law.

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Testimonials

RAJIV YADAV
RAJIV YADAV
Bachelor
BCIT is best college for IT courses in Vancouver area. Good to have certificate or diploma from BCIT. Mostly IT companies visit like Electronic Arts, Faronics , Accenture, Fortis BC , Work safe BC, Vancouver police. 80% students get job and there is a placement cell in College
SINEAD
SINEAD
Bachelor
I had heard that bcit's gis program was great, and it was only 9 months of study with work placement to get practical experience in the working field. Of the 3 schools in canada that offered the decent gis degree, bcit was my prefered option to moving to the other side of canada for coggs

Degrees

Art, Design & Media
  • Advanced Diploma - Technical Arts
  • Associate Certificate - Graphic Design
  • Certificate - Communication Design Essentials
  • Certificate - Front-End Web Developer
  • Diploma - 3D Modeling
  • Art and Animation
  • Diploma - Digital Design and Development
  • Diploma - Full-Stack Web Development
  • Diploma - Graphic Communications Technology Management
  • Diploma - New Media Design and Web Development
  • Diploma - New Media Design and Web Development (Certificate - Diploma Pathway)
  • Diploma - Television and Video Production
Business & Management
  • Advanced Diploma - Business Management
  • Advanced Diploma - Professional Accounting
  • Advanced Diploma - Professional Real Estate
  • Advanced Diploma - Sustainable Business Leadership
  • Associate Certificate - Business Fundamentals
  • Bachelor Degree - Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Accounting - Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Certificate - Office Administrator with Technology Program (OAT)
  • Diploma - Accounting
  • Diploma - Broadcast and Online Journalism
  • Diploma - Business Information Technology Management (Artificial Intelligence Management Option)
  • Diploma - Business Information Technology Management (Enterprise Systems Management Option)
  • Diploma - Business Management
  • Diploma - Business Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
  • Diploma - Business Operations Management
  • Diploma - Finance
  • Diploma - Financial Planning
  • Diploma - General Insurance and Risk Management
  • Diploma - Global Trade and Transportation Management
  • Diploma - Human Resource Management
  • Diploma - Human Resource Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
  • Diploma - Marketing Management
  • Diploma - Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
  • Diploma - Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
  • Diploma - Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
  • Diploma - Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
  • Diploma - Radio Arts and Entertainment
  • Diploma - Television & Video Production
Computer Science & IT
  • Bachelor of Technology - Computer Systems (Games Development Option)
  • Bachelor of Technology - Computer Systems (Network Security Applications Development)
  • Bachelor of Technology - Forensic Investigation (Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity Option)
  • BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate - Technology Support Professional (TSP)
  • Certificate - Communication Design Essentials
  • Certificate - Front-End Web Developer
  • Certificate - Network Administration and Security Professional (NASP)
  • Certificate - Office Administrator with Technology Program (OAT)
  • Certificate - Software Systems Developer (Web Programmer Option)
  • Diploma - 3D Modeling
  • Diploma - Business Information Technology Management (Artificial Intelligence Management Option)
  • Diploma - Business Information Technology Management (Enterprise Systems Management Option)
  • Diploma - Computer Information Systems Administration
  • Diploma - Computer Information Technology
  • Diploma - Computer Systems Technology
  • Diploma - Digital Design and Development
  • Diploma - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Telecommunications and Networks Option)
  • Diploma - Full-Stack Web Development
  • Diploma - Graphic Communications Technology Management
  • Diploma - Industrial Network Cybersecurity
  • Diploma - New Media Design and Web Development
  • Diploma - New Media Design and Web Development (Certificate - Diploma Pathway)
  • Diploma- Computer Systems Technology
Engineering & Technology
  • Advanced Diploma - Geographic Information Systems
  • Advanced Diploma - Sustainable Business Leadership
  • Associate Certificate - Bridge Watch Rating
  • Bachelor of Architectural Science - Architectural Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Mining and Mineral Resource Engineering
  • Bachelor of Interior Design - Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Science - Geomatics
  • Bachelor of Technology - Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Technology - Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology - Geographic Information Systems
  • BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate - Railway Conductor
  • Certificate - Aircraft Gas Turbine Technician
  • Certificate - Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Architectural Option)
  • Certificate - Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Structural Option)
  • Certificate - Automotive Refinishing Technician Foundation
  • Certificate - Automotive Technician (Honda/Acura Foundation)
  • Certificate - Automotive Technician (Toyota Foundation)
  • Certificate - Automotive Technician Foundation
  • Certificate - Electrical Foundation
  • Certificate - Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician
  • Certificate - Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation
  • Certificate - Interior Design Fundamentals
  • Certificate - Machinist Foundation
  • Certificate - Millwright Foundation
  • Certificate - Motor Vehicle Body Repair Technician Foundation
  • Certificate - Motorcycle and Power Equipment Technician Foundation
  • Certificate - Power Engineering (General Program)
  • Certificate - Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic Foundation
  • Certificate - Security Systems Technician
  • Diploma - Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Category 'M' (Maintenance)
  • Diploma - Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Category ‘E’ (Electronics)
  • Diploma - Airline and Flight Operations Commercial Pilot (Fixed-Wing)
  • Diploma - Airline and Flight Operations Commercial Pilot (Rotary-Wing)
  • Diploma - Airport Operations
  • Diploma - Architectural and Building Technology
  • Diploma - Automotive Service Technician and Operations
  • Diploma - Automotive Service Technician and Operations - Non-Co-op Option
  • Diploma - Automotive Service Technician and Operations (Ford ASSET Option)
  • Diploma - Biomedical Engineering Technology
  • Diploma - Chemical and Environmental Technology (Analytical Science Option)
  • Diploma - Civil Engineering
  • Diploma - CNC Machinist Technician
  • Diploma - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Automation and Instrumentation Option)
  • Diploma - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Electric Power and Industrial Control)
  • Diploma - Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Telecommunications and Networks Option)
  • Diploma - Geomatics Engineering Technology
  • Diploma - Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician
  • Diploma - Heavy Duty Truck Technology
  • Diploma - Industrial Instrumentation and Process Control Technician
  • Diploma - Interior Design
  • Diploma - Marine Engineering
  • Diploma - Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Design Option)
  • Diploma - Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Manufacturing Option)
  • Diploma - Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Systems Option)
  • Diploma - Mechatronics and Robotics
  • Diploma - Mineral Exploration and Mining Technology
  • Diploma - Nautical Sciences
  • Diploma - Power and Process Engineering
  • Diploma - Technology Teacher Education
  • Diploma - Telecommunications Systems Technician (Radio Systems Option)
  • Diploma - Telecommunications Systems Technician (Telecommunications Networks Option)
  • Diploma- Chemical and Environmental Technology (Process Engineering Option)
Law, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Associate Certificate - Trades Discovery for Women
  • Associate Certificate - Trades Discovery General
  • Diploma - Technology Teacher Education
Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences
  • Advanced Diploma - Clinical Genetics Technology (Advanced Diploma Program)
  • Advanced Diploma - Sonography (Cardiac Option)
  • Bachelor of Science - Food Technology and Operations Management
  • Bachelor of Science - Honours in Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science - Radiation Therapy
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Nursing
  • Bachelor of Technology - Environmental Health (Public Health Inspection)
  • Diploma - Biomedical Engineering Technology
  • Diploma - Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Cardiac Sonography Option)
  • Diploma - Diagnostic Medical Sonography (General and Cardiac Sonography Option)
  • Diploma - Diagnostic Medical Sonography (General Sonography Option)
  • Diploma - Electroneurophysiology
  • Diploma - Food Technology
  • Diploma - Medical Laboratory Science
  • Diploma - Medical Radiography
  • Diploma - Nuclear Medicine
  • Diploma - Occupational Health and Safety
  • Diploma - Prosthetics and Orthotics
Natural Science & Mathematics
  • Advanced Diploma - Geographic Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Mining and Mineral Resource Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science - Combined Honours in Biochemistry and Forensic Science
  • Bachelor of Science - Ecological Restoration
  • Bachelor of Science - Food Technology and Operations Management
  • Bachelor of Science - Geomatics
  • Bachelor of Science - Honours in Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Technology - Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology - Environmental Health (Public Health Inspection)
  • Bachelor of Technology - Forensic Investigation (Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity Option)
  • Bachelor of Technology - Geographic Information Systems
  • Diploma - Biomedical Engineering Technology
  • Diploma - Chemical and Environmental Technology (Analytical Science Option)
  • Diploma - Chemical and Environmental Technology (Process Engineering Option)
  • Diploma - Fish Wildlife and Recreation
  • Diploma - Food Technology
  • Diploma - Forest and Natural Areas Management
  • Diploma - Geomatics Engineering Technology
  • Diploma - Industrial Network Cybersecurity
  • Diploma - Marine Engineering
  • Diploma - Mineral Exploration and Mining Technology
  • Diploma - Nautical Sciences
Architecture 
  • Bachelor of Interior Design - Interior Design
  • Certificate - Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Architectural Option)
  • Certificate - Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Structural Option)
  • Certificate - Boilermaker Foundation
  • Certificate - Carpentry Framing and Forming Foundation
  • Certificate - Electrical Foundation
  • Certificate - Interior Design Fundamentals
  • Certificate - Ironworker Foundation
  • Certificate - Joinery (Cabinetmaker) Foundation
  • Certificate - Metal Fabricator Foundation
  • Certificate - Piping Foundation
  • Certificate - Security Systems Technician
  • Certificate - Sheet Metal Worker Foundation
  • Certificate - Welder Foundation
  • Certificate - Welding Level A
  • Certificate - Welding Level B
  • Diploma - Interior Design

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
For Bachelors:
$ 21,248 Average cost per year
$ 9,735Tuition
$ 8,013Housing
$ 3,500Other

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

Personal Statement

School Transcript

Submission Deadlines

For Bachelors:
Fall 2021
Application Deadline:July 14, 2021
Program Start:September 13, 2021
Winter 2022
Application Deadline:November 01, 2021
Program Start:January 10, 2022