Geomatics Engineering Technology

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Program Information

Faculty:School of Construction
Field of Study:Surveying Technology/Surveying
Description:Learn to perform surveys, create maps, and develop geographic information systems by using global navigation satellite systems (GPS), laser scanning, remote sensing, and photogrammetry in preparation for a career as a surveyor, junior party chief, survey assistant, or mapping technologist. Geomatics technologists work in government, construction, mining, energy exploration, and environmental sectors.

The Geomatics Engineering Technology program will provide you with extensive practical skills combined with a broad theoretical background to acquire tools and techniques used in: land surveying, remote sensing, cartography, geographic information systems (GIS), global navigation satellite systems (GPS), photogrammetry, geography and digital mapping.
URL:Geomatics Engineering Technology at SAIT
Length:2 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*50

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Science 
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  •  Grade12 English 

Admission Requirements Completion of the following courses or equivalents: At least 50% in Math 30-1 or Pure Math 30, or at least 70% in Math 30-2, At least 50% in English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2, At least 50% in Science 30 or Physics 20. All applicants to must demonstrate English Language Proficiency prior to admission, including students educated in Canada.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 18, 2021