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Not sure what you're looking for? Explore the many educational pathways offered at NAIT.

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Flexible programs
and pathways

NAIT offers accredited industry-relevant training that is designed to give you the skills and knowledge
necessary to find employment and build a rewarding career, or sharpen your personal skills.

NAIT Program Viewbook 2019

Choosing Your NAIT Program

Getting the most out of your education is all about finding the right fit. Here are a few tips on how to select a program that matches your unique needs.   Find out more

Tours, Events and Info Sessions

Welcome to your polytechnic experience. Let us show you around.   Find out more

Degrees

NAIT offers a number of business and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.

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Trades to Degrees

Diplomas & Certificates

These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and
industry-recognized credentials.

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How to apply

Apprenticeship Training

Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.

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How to become an apprentice

Continuing Education

Upgrade your academic prerequisites, advance or pivot your career, or learn something new and interesting.

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How to register


International

Experience world-class education tailored
to the needs of Alberta

If you are an international student or Canadian newcomer, we welcome you and the more than 1,600 other international students who attend our classes each year.

Our dedicated team of councillors, immigration experts and support staff are ready to help you apply, succeed in your studies, search for employment, and transition and settle in Canada.

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Plan your program

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How many hours per week can you spend in class?

Full time, part time and remote learning are available depending on the program you're in. Check your program page to make sure the option that works best for you is offered.

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Do you have related experience?

Many students come to NAIT with previous learning and life experience. If you've worked in the field, have relevant experience or volunteer work, consider looking into advanced credit and recognition options.

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When do you want to start?

Are you prepared to get going next term? Or would it be better to wait until you're really ready.  Check your program page to make sure you meet all of your entrance requirements - if you need to do some upgrading, this will take more time.

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How quickly do you want to graduate?

Do you want to race to the finish or take your time so you can balance work, life and everything else. If you plan to work at the same time, make sure you set realistic expectations of how much energy you can devote to your program.

In the spotlight

Alumni profile: Nicole Dunlop

With a diploma and degree under her belt, Nicole epitomizes determination.

Mar. 08, 2018

International student seizes opportunity at NAIT

Jagrit Bajwa isn't just living the Canadian dream — he's living proof that opportunity, work ethic and a NAIT education open doors to a better future.

Alumni profile: Clifton Lofthaug

Clifton Lofthaug, owner of Great Canadian Solar and NAIT grad, says Alberta is on the cusp on an energy revolution. And he's ready to be part of it.

Learning that works for you


Open Studies

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

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Learn about Open Studies

Structured Part-Time Pathways

Work or care for your family during the day, and pursue a diploma education in the evening, on weekends, or around your unique work schedule.

Learn about SPTP

Academic Upgrading and ESL

High school equivalencies and language upgrading.

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English Language Proficiency

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Whether you are exploring a program, applying online, attending classes, or preparing to graduate,
we're here to help.

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