Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology

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Program Information

School:Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Faculty:Faculty of Trades & Technology
Field of Study:Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
Description:The Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology program prepares graduates for careers in the manufacturing industry. With growing reliance on automated technology in the manufacturing sector, technicians are being challenged to perform higher-level tasks that involve diagnostics, analytics, trouble-shooting and hands-on maintenance and repair. Students will acquire critical theoretical and technical knowledge, and hands-on practical experience in applied trades areas such as machining, welding, metal fabrication and electrical. In addition to these skills, students in this program will acquire the knowledge to enable them to prepare technical reports pertaining to the operation and management of an automated manufacturing facility. The program supports applied research, product development and commercialization solutions.The program also includes the most current technology in computer numerical control (CNC) programming, renewable energy, and computer controlled autonomous systems; hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic and robotic.
URL:Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing Technology at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,754

Cost shown is for two semesters and includes fees.
Careers:Contractors and Supervisors, Machining, Metal Forming, Shaping and Erecting Trades

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  •   Mathematics 
Applicants must be graduates of a BC secondary school or an equivalent school system. Applicants must also satisfy the Math requirement at Level E1 of the Mathematics Alternatives Table, and have successful completion of Physics 11 (or equivalent).

* 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 September 02, 2022