Prospective Students

Welcome to a school that gives you a hands-on, practical education that prepares you for a rewarding career.

Welcome to a leading polytechnic where instructors who know the business also know you by name. Where tuition is affordable, programs are relevant, classes are small, and there’s always something going on in the halls.
Welcome to NAIT.


Programs & Courses


We work closely with industry to deliver programs that respond to the current workplace demands. Most of our instructors come straight from industry, with valuable insights and relevant knowledge.

Once you get here, the options are endless. NAIT offers a variety of flexible learning options so you can choose to take classes full-time, part-time, during the day, night or online.

We offer over 190 programs and more than 2,500 courses with flexible learning pathways.

Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates

Credit programs that lead to
Government approved credentials.

Continuing Education

Offerings for professional development,
personal interest or starting a new career.

Open Studies

Try out day, evening, or online credit courses
without committing to a program.

Apprenticeship Training

Apprenticeship and industry training
for various competitive trades.


Getting In

NAIT accepted more than 5,000 new students last year. Plan ahead and apply early.

Your journey at NAIT starts here. Learn about the requirements and deadlines you need to meet to start your studies.


Fees & Financial Support

While tuition for most NAIT programs is among the lowest of all urban post-secondary institutions in Alberta, sometimes you need a little help paying the bills. Learn about the costs of your education and how to access financial aid.

NAIT has some of the lowest tuition fees in Alberta and offers more than 50 entrance scholarships.


Need help choosing a program?