About the Program
NAIT's Electrical Engineering Technology is a nationally accredited and internationally recognized program that provides a comprehensive study of electrical principles and practices. The program will provide graduates with the skills to perform entry-level roles in several industry disciplines, including power systems operation and protection, maintenance and commissioning, electrical machines, industrial and commercial design, power electronics, and programmable logic controllers (PLCs).
About the School of Applied Sciences and Technology
Instructors bring not only expertise in teaching but also industrial experience, business knowledge and artistic flair to the classroom. Further, they have the opportunity to refresh their industrial and commercial knowledge by engaging with local, national and international industrial activities in a variety of ways. Students can be sure they will get the benefit of both modern teaching techniques and a wealth of relevant industrial experience.
Tuition & Fees (Cost per semester)
Cost Per Credit: $223
Tuition Cap: $2,167
Health & Dental: $132
Rec. & Athletics: $70
Books, Supplies & Program Fees (est.)
Semester 1: $1250
Semester 2: $1550
Semester 3: $1050
Semester 4: $250
Please note: This information is provided to help you estimate your costs for student financing. Some courses may also have additional expenses. Students who take all of their courses online are exempt from U-Pass, Health & Dental, and Recreation & Athletics fees. All fees are subject to change.
- Grade 12 English
- Pure Math 30 or Math 30-1
- Physics 30
Competitive Entrance - 65% overall average
Effective October 1, 2017 for the 2018-19 academic year beginning in Fall 2018, this program will require the following:
Competitive Entrance Standard - 70% overall average
View the English Language Proficiency Requirements for the Program: NAIT | English Language Proficiency
Accreditation & Industry Certification
Electrical Engineering Technology is a nationally accredited program. Program graduates are recognized as technologists by the constituent associations of the Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists.
Scholarships & Bursaries
For general application and special selections, ranging from $500 to $5,000, see Scholarships & Bursaries.