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  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
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  • Day - Courses taking place between Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Evening/Weekend - Courses taking place on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online - Sometimes called "Home Study" or "Computer-Based Learning"
  • Distance - Traditional correspondence format. These courses work best if you can't get to a campus or if your schedule can't accommodate fixed class times

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It is an opportunity to get a feel for school and what program you want to be in.

International Students

Program availability may be limited for international applicants. Contact your student advisor for more information.

Advanced Credit

You may apply for advanced credit once you have been accepted into the program. Advanced Credit can be Transfer Credit (for completed post-secondary courses) or PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition).

Transfer Credit

In addition to the common guidelines outlined on the Transfer and Credit Options section and on the Transfer Credit Request Form (PDF), your program has other advanced credit requirements that are applied to each request including:

  • You must have completed the course or program no more than 3 year(s) ago unless a formalized articulation agreement is in place
  • You must have a minimum mark of B- in the course(s) or program

Prior Learning and Assessment Recognition (PLAR)

If you do not qualify for transfer credit or credential recognition, Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) may be an option.

Contact the program for additional information about Advanced Credit.

Technology like computers, robots, lasers, fibre optics, artificial intelligence, biomedical electronics and satellite communications all use microelectronic technology.

In this program, you will gain the ability to solve technical and scientific problems with these and other technologies, while learning  principles of electricity, embedded systems, communications, industrial electronics and problem solving skills. You'll also learn fault and failure isolation (troubleshooting) skills that are applicable to the immediate needs of employers.

The program emphasizes practical skills and state-of-the-art applications to ensure immediate applicability to the needs of industry. 

 

Employment rates reported by NAIT alumni are for information purposes and do not guarantee future employment opportunities.

Salaries reported by NAIT alumni are for information purposes and are not a guarantee of future alumni income.

Hands-on, industry relevant skills

Through an emphasis on practical skills that you can take straight to industry, the Electronics Engineering Technology will help you gain a comprehensive understanding of the principles of electricity, microcontrollers, communications, control systems and industrial electronics. You'll be given the opportunity to design and develop complex electronic systems and find solutions to real-world problems. 

Additionally, this program will help you improve your:

  • Analytical thinking
  • Technical and scientific problem-solving skills
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Interpersonal and teamwork skills

Practicum/co-op/work experience 

This program offers the opportunity to participate in a one semester co-op placement between your first and second year of training. Successful co-op students work in a program related, industry position and gain advanced job-readiness skills. Acceptance into co-op is based on successful completion of first term coursework with a GPA of 2.3.

For more information about the co-op program, please contact: Cliff Chapman, Instructor/Co-op Coordinator at cliffc@nait.ca.

Enter the workforce with confidence

Most businesses and organizations rely on specialized or unique electronic systems and devices as part of their normal operations. Thanks to the widespread proliferation of advanced and sophisticated systems around the world, demand for well-qualified electronics technologists is and will be high for years to come.

Employment opportunities exist across a wide range of industries. Graduates entering the workforce typically perform functions associated with the installation, testing and maintenance of electronic systems, technical sales, engineering support, quality control and design.

Skill areas for Electronics Engineering Technologists include:

  • Industrial control systems
  • Microcontroller embedded systems
  • Radio and TV broadcast systems
  • Data networking and PC support
  • Airport navigational systems
  • Military defence systems
  • Police communication and investigative systems
  • Scientific research support
  • Oil and gas data acquisition

Become a trusted professional

Graduates of this program earn a diploma in Electronics Engineering Technology. 

While enrolled in the program, you'll be eligible for student membership in the following professional associations:

After two years of suitable work experience in industry, graduates may seek certification with ASET in order to receive the Certified Engineering Technologists (CET) designation and the Registered Engineering Technologists (RET) designation. 

You may also continue your studies after graduation by pursuing a Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management (BTech). Diploma grads can earn a BTech degree with just two more years of study. Full-time and part-time study options are available. 

Learn more about NAIT's BTech program

BTech - Technology Management

Completion of this diploma qualifies as the first 2 years of NAIT's unique 4-year Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management degree.

Become a certified engineering technologist

Students of this program are eligible for student membership in the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET).

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General program information

Advanced credit

All advanced credit documentation must be submitted to Room E114. For more information, please contact:

Co-op information

Cliff Chapman, Instructor/Co-op Coordinator


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Term 1

COMM1239Technical Communications
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program.
  • Course Equivalencies: ASE238
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course provides an introduction to communicating technical concepts. Students will develop their verbal communication skills with oral technical reports and customer support scenarios. Written communication will include technical reports intended for both technical and non-technical audiences.

DGTF1112Digital Fundamentals
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course introduces sequential and combinational digital logic design. Students will learn basic Boolean logic and safe handling of electrostatic sensitive devices as well as the skills necessary to design, simulate, construct and test logic circuits.

ELTR1101Circuits I - Passive Circuits
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Co-requisites: ELTR1111.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

Passive Circuits is a theory course dealing with common passive electrical circuit components in DC and AC circuits. This course introduces the learner to fundamental electricity concepts and to the behavior of resistors, capacitors and inductors in series, parallel and seriesparallel circuits.

ELTR1102Embedded Systems I
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program.
  • Course Equivalencies: ETC151
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This first course in Embedded Systems focuses on developing microcontroller firmware using the ANSI C programming language and structured programming techniques. Independent and collaborative work skills are developed through practical exercises that use industry-relevant practices. Basic familiarity with desktop computers is required, including the use of Windows operating systems, word processing applications, and internet browsing. Enrollment in Digital Systems in the first semester is strongly recommended.

ELTR1111Electronic Measurements
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Co-requisite: ELTR1101.
  • Course Equivalencies: ETC232
  • Open Studies: Not Available

As an introductory course in hands on electronics, Electronic Measurements provides a foundation in both simulated and actual electrical measurements. Students will learn the basics of circuit construction using bread-boarding and using function generators to provide inputs. Circuit measurements will be performed with oscilloscopes and digital multi meters.

MATH1103Technical Mathematics and Calculus I
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program.
  • Course Equivalencies: ASM104
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course is for Electronics Engineering Technology students, providing the foundational math skills needed for electronics. Technical algebra, complex numbers, derivatives and transcendental functions are all discussed.

Term 2

COMP1246Operating Systems and Networking
  • Requisites: This course is available for students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Pre-Requisites: ELTR1111, ELTR1101.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

During this course, students will examine Linux and Windows computer operating and data communications across various protocols. Operating system management, maintenance and virtual machine implementations are covered as well as serial communication such as RS-232 and 485. Wireless and wired networks are constructed and managed and connections made using the client/server model and peer-to-peer communications.

ELTR1201Circuits II: Active Circuits
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisites: ELTR1101, ELTR1111, COMM1239.
  • Course Equivalencies: ETC233
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This lab-lecture course focuses on active circuits and their applications. Major course topics include: transistor switching and amplification, linear op-amp applications, and frequency-response analysis for amplifiers and filters. Uses of filtering and stabilization capacitors as well as feedback-design for circuit stability are also covered. Manufacturer’s datasheets are used throughout the course for circuit design, analysis, and testing. Design exercises are used to emphasize selected course topics.

ELTR1202Embedded Systems II
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisites: ELTR1102, DGTF1112.
  • Course Equivalencies: EET342
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This second Embedded Systems course introduces microcontroller architecture and uses prior knowledge in ANSI C programming to develop firmware for internal microcontroller peripherals. Firmware applications involving asynchronous external events as well as interrupt exception processing are covered. Other topics may include analog signal acquisition, minimizing program latency, identifying run-time errors, and interpreting manufacturer documentation.

ELTR1256Troubleshooting and Manufacturing I
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisites: ELTR1111, ELTR1101.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course develops two distinct skill sets in the student. The first skill set are the skills related to soldering and unsoldering of thru-hole and surface mount components onto printed circuit boards. The student will also develop hand skills through the application and use of hand and power tools as they fabricate and/or assemble various cables and project items. The troubleshooting section of the course develops the student’s rudimentary skill to logically search for, diagnose and strategize to find single faults in pre-faulted electronic circuits. The student will be instructed in selecting appropriate measurements using various electronic test equipment to aid their search.

MATH1222Calculus II and Statistics
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisite: MATH1103.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course is for Electronics Engineering Technology students. Building on MATH1103, this course adds to the math tools for analyzing electronic circuits. Calculus is used to analyze electronic problems. Laplace transforms for use in control systems are introduced. The skills needed to evaluate experimental data using statistical mathematics are also covered in this course.

Term 3

ELTR2301Circuits III: Power Electronics
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisites: ELTR1201, MATH1222.
  • Course Equivalencies: ETC334
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This lab-lecture course focuses on power electronics and their applications. Course topics include power system topologies for various energy sources, PWM motor-drives, and design of switching power converters. The course also covers ac power quality and thyristor applications for power systems. Manufacturer's datasheets are used throughout the course for circuit design, analysis, and testing. Lab work and design projects emphasize selected course topics.

ELTR2302Embedded Systems III
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisites: ELTR1202, ELTR1201.
  • Course Equivalencies: EET443
  • Open Studies: Not Available

The third embedded systems course builds on knowledge gained from year one and concurrent courses. Theoretical and practical activities are used to evaluate and interface various electronic hardware peripherals/devices to a microcontroller with software control.

ELTR2307Carrier Based Communications I
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisite: ELTR1201.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

In this first course on Carrier Based Communications, students will be introduced communications principals. Analog and digital modulation schemes as well as multiplexing methods are analyzed. Performance of carrier based communication systems are tested to verify proper operation.

ELTR2356Manufacturing II
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisite: ELTR1256.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course will develop the successful student’s ability to design printed circuit boards using computer aided design (CAD) software. Other topics include wiring, connectors and tool use.

ELTR2362Sensors and Controllers
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Pre-Requisites: MATH 1222 and ELTR 1201.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

In this course, students will learn to program algorithms in Labview to interface with various sensors with respect to their role in control system operations. General sensor characteristics will be analyzed, as well as related control system performance and operation. Controller creation and design to satisfy predetermined control system specifications will also be explored.

PMGT2308Project Management
  • Requisites: Prerequisite: COMM1239.
  • Course Equivalencies: ETC462
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course investigates topics related to the modern workplace, including project management, occupational health and safety, safety and regulatory standards, quality systems and ethical practice.

Term 4

ELTR2402Embedded Systems IV - Project
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisites: ELTR2302, ELTR2356, PMGT2308, ELTR2301.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

In the final Embedded Systems course, students specify processing and control requirements for an original embedded system, select a suitable microcontroller, and develop prototype hardware and firmware for the system. Soft skills are also addressed through the development of a project plan and creation of required technical documents. Other course topics include the development and implementation of performance tests for hardware and firmware.

ELTR2407Carrier Based Communications II
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisite: ELTR2307.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

The second course on Carrier Based Communications looks at the selection and performance transmission media for carrier based systems. Strategies for correcting interference are explored as are the use of DSP devices in communication systems. The preparation of licensing documentation communication systems is also covered.

ELTR2456Troubleshooting II
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology Co-op program. Prerequisite: ELTR1256.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

Troubleshooting II will expand on knowledge and skill acquired in Troubleshooting I. The course will concentrate on using a systems approach. The student will practice their basic troubleshooting techniques and strategies to apply them on larger and more complex electronic systems.

ELTR2462Industrial Automation
  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Prerequisites: ELTR2362, ELTR2302.
  • Open Studies: Not Available

In this course, students will analyze control systems in the context of industrial automation. In particular, generalized processes and/or actuators will be characterized for their performance. Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), through ladder logic and functional blocks, will be used to control these processes.

Tuition

Cost Per Credit: $180
Tuition Cap: $1,940

Tuition for International Students

Cost Per Credit: $747
Tuition Cap: $8,051

Mandatory Fees

NAITSA: $129
U-Pass: $175
Health & Dental: $128
Rec. & Athletics: $70

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Books, Supplies & Program Fees (est.)

Level 1 Term 1: $1,325
Level 1 Term 2: $1,325
Level 2 Term 1: $275
Level 2 Term 2: $275


Dates & Deadlines

We recommend submitting your program application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Application Deadline: Sep 03, 2019

Term Start Date: Sep 03, 2019

Program Availability Status:  

Domestic Applicants: WL
International Applicants: WL

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If you’re on a non-competitive waitlist, you should consider NAIT’s Academic Upgrading program or NAIT Equivalency Tests to become a more competitive applicant.

There is no guarantee that waitlisted applicants will be offered a seat, however it is common for seats to become available until the start of class. As seats become available, they are filled from the waitlist.
Closed Program is no longer accepting applications.
N/A Not available for this term.


*Program availabilty is subject to change without notice.

Scholarships & Awards

The following scholarships and/or bursaries are available to you as a student in this program. To access your opportunities, visit the Student Portal.

Stingray Radio Scholarship - EET Fall $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 2

Criteria:
Available to second year students enrolled in the Electronics Engineering Technology program. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement in the previous semester.

Alliance Pipeline Achievement Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 7

Criteria:
Available to a second year student in the following programs: Electrical Engineering; Electronics Engineering; Computer Engineering; Network Engineering; and Instrumentation Engineering Technology. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement as well as the student being well-rounded in activities both in school and out, and a team player. Financial need may be a consideration.

Arthur & Jean Sherwin Electronics Engineering Technology Award $800.00
  • Award Amount: $800.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a first year student in Electronics Engineering Technology program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, and a commitment to completing their two year program at NAIT.

Charles H. Beeken Memorial Award - Spring $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a graduate of the Electronics Engineering Technology program. The award will be offered on the basis of academic achievement.

CTV Television Inc. Entrance Award $1,450.00
  • Award Amount: $1,450.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to students entering the Electronics Engineering Technology program or the Radio and Television program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement in English 30, Grade 12 level Math, Science and Social Studies. Financial need may be a consideration. Disbursement: The first disbursement (half the award value) will be made in October and the second disbursement (half the award value) will be made in January, based on the recipient continuing into the second semester.

Gas Processing Association Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to Petroleum and Industry Related programs of NAIT including: Chemical Technology, Chemical Engineering, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geological Technology, Geomatics Engineering Technology, Instrumentation Engineering Technology, and Petroleum Engineering Technology. Applicants must be enrolled in their 3rd semester of the program. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Ltd. - Fall $1,250.00
  • Award Amount: $1,250.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a student enrolled in the second year of the Digital Media and IT program or the Electronics Engineering Technology program who has not yet received any awards. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement, technical abilities, and participation in school activities.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. (Northern Canada Section) $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a second year student enrolled in one of the following programs: Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, or Wireless Systems Engineering Technology. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement.

Kenneth A. Alexander Memorial Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 10

Criteria:
Available to students entering the Electronics Engineering Technology and the Mechanical Engineering Technology programs. Awarded on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic achievement upon entrance into the program. Preference may be given to students from rural Alberta.

NorQuest College - Dave Hoy Achievement Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a NorQuest College student entering the first year of a Business or Technical program as a full-time student, and who have completed their studies with NorQuest College within the last three years. Awarded on the basis of the highest mark in two combined subjects as follows: if applying to a Technical program the subjects are Math and Science: if applying to a Business program the subjects are Math and English.

Smirle Burgman Electronics Engineering Technology Scholarship - Fall $3,000.00
  • Award Amount: $3,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to students enrolled in the Electronics Engineering Technology program at NAIT. Awarded to a high academic achieving student who has not received another major scholarship.

The Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation of Alberta (ETSFA) - Clayton Milroy Memorial Scholarship $2,000.00
  • Award Amount: $2,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
The Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) is proud to promote technical education throughout Alberta and through the Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation (ETSFA)- an organization founded by ASET past presidents. Available to second year students enrolled in an Engineering, Information or Applied Science Technology program leading to certification with ASET. Awarded on the basis of high academic standing (top 10%), and students who demonstrate strong leadership aptitude through participation in school or community activities. Students must be a member of ASET.

The Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation of Alberta (ETSFA) - Dr. Karel Puffer Scholarship $2,000.00
  • Award Amount: $2,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
The Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) is proud to promote technical education throughout Alberta and through the Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation (ETSFA) an organization founded by ASET past presidents. Available to second year students enrolled in an Engineering, Information, or Applied Science Technology program leading to certification with ASET. Awarded on the basis of high academic standing (top 10%) and students who demonstrate strong leadership aptitude through participation in school or community activities. Students must be a member of ASET.

The Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation of Alberta (ETSFA) Bursary $2,000.00
  • Award Amount: $2,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 3

Criteria:
The Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) is proud to promote technical education throughout Alberta and through the Engineering Technology Scholarship Foundation (ETSFA) an organization founded by ASET past presidents. Available to first or second year students enrolled in an Engineering, Information or Applied Science Technology program leading to certification with ASET. Awarded on the basis of satisfactory academic achievement, financial need, and to students who demonstrate strong leadership aptitude through participation in school or community activities. Applicants must be a member of ASET.

The Frank Bochek IT Bursary $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Frank Bochek is a retired electronics technician who was born and raised in the coal-mining town Sterco, in the foothills of Alberta. His innate curiosity and fascination of how things work make him the ultimate science guy, with a particular passion for computers and electronics. He was the owner/operator of “Frank’s Radio Clinic” in his early career, and was later responsible for small engine and electrical repairs as well as the installation and maintenance of computers in the Yellowhead School Division – including the original Commodore 64. Throughout his life Frank has been committed to volunteerism and community work, cheerfully serving others. Available to first year students enrolled in the Bachelor of Applied Information Systems Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Computer Network Administrator, Electronics Engineering Technology, Network Engineering Technology and Wireless Systems Engineering Technology programs at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need as well as community involvement or volunteer work. Applicants must have achieved satisfactory academic achievement in the first semester of the program.

TransCanada - Aboriginal Entrance Awards Program $2,200.00
  • Award Amount: $2,200.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a student of Aboriginal ancestry who is entering into any full-time program at NAIT related to the oil & gas/power industry. Awarded on the basis of community of origin, community involvement, academic achievement in high school, evidence of planning a career path, as well as financial need.

Western Association of Broadcasting Engineers - G.R.A. Rice Memorial Scholarship - Fall $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to a student enrolled in the second year of the Electronics Engineering Technology program. The award will be granted on the basis of academic achievement, demonstrated financial need, and an interest in broadcasting. Candidate must be a resident of either Alberta, Saskatchewan or Manitoba.

William Sinnema Memorial Award - Spring $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to graduating students or second year students of the Electronics Engineering Technology program who have achieved an Honours standing in the final year of study, with particular attention to academic standing in the following communications courses: Radio Communications, Data Communications, and E.M. Wave Theory and Applications. In addition, the candidate must have demonstrated leadership qualities and technical ability. Preference will be given to a student who will be continuing study at NAIT or a recognized university in the year following graduation.

CONTAVA Inc. Scholarship - Fall $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 3

Criteria:
Available to student Athletes in the following programs: Bachelor of Applied Information Systems Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Digital Media and IT, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Network Engineering Technology, and Wireless Systems Engineering Technology. Awarded on the basis of acceptance into their program, and acceptance onto a NAIT Intercollegiate Team.

Steve Wild Memorial Bursary $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to students in the first year, second semester of the Bachelor of Applied Information Systems Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Network Engineering Technology or Wireless Systems Technology program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

Richard Latte Memorial Bursary $1,500.00
  • Award Amount: $1,500.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Richard Latte, a NAIT Electronic Engineering Technology student tragically passed away in 2012 from testicular cancer during his first year of studies at NAIT. Richard was a smart, quiet and kind young man who had just been accepted into the co-op stream of the Electronics Engineering Technology program. This bursary is intended for those students who display a passion for science and electronics as Richard did. Available to students enrolled in the second year of the Electronics Engineering Technology program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and a minimum academic achievement of 70%. Preference will be given to students who have completed a co-op placement.

ATCO Electric Indigenous Technologist Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 2

Criteria:
Available to first or second year indigenous students in the Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, and Wireless Systems Engineering Technology programs. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement in the first semester for first year students or third semester for second year students, and financial need. ATCO Electric may wish to offer summer employment to the recipient.

Women in Technology & Trades Engineering Bursary $2,625.00
  • Award Amount: $2,625.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to female students at NAIT who are enrolled in the second year of the following programs: Alternative Energy Technology, Architectural Technology, Bachelor of Technology, Biological Sciences Technology, Biomedical Engineering Technology, Chemical Engineering Technology, Chemical Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Engineering Design & Drafting Technology, Geological Technology, Geomatics Engineering Technology, Instrumentation Engineering Technology, Landscape Architectural Technology, Materials Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Nanotechnology Systems, Petroleum Engineering Technology, Power Engineering 4th Class, Power Engineering Technology, Water and Wastewater Technician. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need. Applicants must have achieved a satisfactory academic standing in the previous year.

Ralph & Marlene Knight Bursary $700.00
  • Award Amount: $700.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Ralph Knight graduated from the Electronics Engineering Technology program at NAIT in 1972. From 1972-1986 he gained experience in industry by working for several different employers. During this time he complemented his technology background with a four-year night course in Management Development from the University of Alberta. Ralph developed a small business with the help of 30 employees and the support of the community. In 1999, he sold the business and at the age of 53 began his retirement. While still working Ralph earned his Recreation Pilots licence in 1994. During his retirement with his drafting and design background he began building aircrafts. This award was established with the proceeds from the sale of his Murphy Elite aircraft. Ralph believed that you never know how your education will develop your career and mold your retirement. With his education he enjoyed both. Available to students enrolled in the second year of the Electronics Engineering Technology program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and a minimum academic achievement of 70% in the first year of the program.

Bob and Wendy Hiew Bursary $2,000.00
  • Award Amount: $2,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Bob and Wendy Hiew are both NAIT graduates from the Electrical Engineering and Accounting programs. Bob and Wendy have established this bursary in order to support students who are experiencing financial difficulties so they can devote their time to their studies in order to embark on a good career. Available to a second year student enrolled in any full time credit program in either the JR Shaw School of Business, or the School of Applied Sciences and Technology at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and a minimum academic achievement of 75% in the first year of their program at NAIT.

The Motion Canada be a partner Award $1,000.00
  • Award Amount: $1,000.00
  • Number of Awards: 1

Criteria:
Available to first and second year female students enrolled in any engineering technology program at NAIT. Awarded on the basis of satisfactory academic achievement in the previous semester of the program and demonstrated financial need.

Additional information 

BTech - Technology Management

Completion of this diploma qualifies as the first 2 years of NAIT's unique 4-year Bachelor of Technology in Technology Management degree.

Become a certified engineering technologist

Students of this program are eligible for student membership in the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET).

Technology Accreditation Canada

This program has been nationally accredited by Technology Accreditation Canada.

 

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