British Columbia Institute of Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Systems Option)

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Program Information

School:British Columbia Institute of Technology
Faculty:School of Energy
Field of Study:Mechanical Engineering
Description:The Mechanical Systems option concentrates on providing comprehensive engineering skills that can be applied in: heating and cooling diagram, energy conversion, heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC), building environmental controls and energy management, and plumbing and fire protection systems. These systems provide comfortable, healthy, safe environments for buildings that are energy-efficient and cost-effective.

The Mechanical Systems option prepares you for the jobs of the future by teaching you about designing and installing environmental systems in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. Graduates will be equipped with skills to work in the rapidly evolving green economy.
URL:Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Systems Option) at British Columbia Institute of Technology
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Facility Operation and Maintenance ManagersPower Station OperatorsElectrical MechanicsSee More...

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Principles of Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  •  Grade11 Chemistry 
English: two years of education in English in an English-speaking country with one of the following: English Studies 12 (67%) or English First Peoples 12 (67%) or Other acceptable BC and Yukon courses or 3.0 credits of post-secondary English, humanities or social sciences (67%) from a recognized institution

Physics 11 (73%)

Chemistry 11 (67%)

Math: one of the following: Pre-Calculus 12 (73%) or Other acceptable BC and Yukon courses

* 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 23, 2021