Program Information

School: British Columbia Institute of Technology
Faculty: School of Energy
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Description: The Bachelor of Technology in Electronics is a baccalaureate degree approved by the BC Provincial Ministry of Advanced Education and is designed for electronics technologists (or equivalent) who wish to complete a degree while working. The program provides graduates with the knowledge and skills required to design electrical, computer, automation and communication systems. It develops strong mathematics, physics and analytical foundations and broadens this skill set by including business management and liberal studies elements. This degree enhances career advancement opportunities for graduates and supplies the high technology sector with well educated professionals possessing strong practical skills.

This part-time studies program is scheduled to serve the needs of working professionals, with classes held year-round, three terms per year, in the evenings and weekends.

URL: Electronics at British Columbia Institute of Technology
Scholarships: 2
Careers: Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Admission Requirements


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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicant must have: two years of education in English in an English-speaking country with one of the following: English 12 (67%) or 3.0 credits of post-secondary English, humanities or social sciences (67%) from a recognized institution; and one of the following: BCIT diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology with a minimum course average of 65% or Diploma from any nationally accredited program in a related engineering technology discipline, with a minimum course average of 65% or students with a diploma grade point average between 60 and 65% can only gain full admission status after completing three of the following courses: ELEX 7010, ELEX 7020, ELEX 7030 and ELEX 7040, with an overall average of 70% or more or an equivalent level of education at the post-secondary level and registration (or qualifying to register) as an Applied Science Technologist with ASTTBC [PDF] will be considered.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 70] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. B]

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Work Experience