SAIT – Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

SAIT is a leader in action-based learning and solution-focused research. Applications are open for our full-time programs starting in fall 2018.

Open House

SAIT will host an Open House on Saturday, February 10, from 9am – 4pm. Programs still accepting applications for fall 2018 will be featured. Guests can attend info sessions, tours, talk to our industry-trained instructors, ask questions and apply for free during the event hours (one application per person). Application assistance will be available from 9am – 4pm.

Transfer Options

SAIT programs offer hundreds of options for students who want to obtain a degree or continue their education at another post-secondary institution. Transfer Options are program to program transfer agreements that allow students to build on their studies and achieve their educational and career goals.

Featured program: Mechanical Engineering Technology

SAIT’s Mechanical Engineering Technology program allows students to develop strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills essential for a range of exciting careers in mechanical engineering. With two and three-year diploma options, this program also allows students to choose one of the following majors:

  • Design and Analysis
  • Design and Development
  • Design and Automation

Upon completion, graduates obtain the designation of Mechanical Engineering Technologist and may find employment in research and development, mechanical equipment design, testing, quality control or project management in a wide range of professional and technical industry sectors including manufacturing, energy production, electronics, aerospace, plastics, wood products, warehousing, food processing and technical sales.

Transfer Options : University of Calgary, University of British Columbia, University of Victoria, University of Wyoming and more.

Upcoming information sessions

Your students can get the details they need to make an informed decision about their future by attending our information sessions.

Civil Engineering Technology

Tuesday, Feb. 13 – 6:30 pm Join us to learn about the Civil Engineering Technology program where you will learn the practical skills needed to work on teams that design and move engineering and building projects through construction. Get trained for real-life situations including subdivision, roadway and bridge design.

Information Systems Security

Wednesday, Feb. 14 – 6 pm Our new Information Systems Security program trains you to enter the IT security profession with solid fundamental knowledge of defensive and offensive tools, malware analysis, networking, reverse engineering, tool construction and more.

Broadcast Systems Technology

Wednesday, Feb. 14 – 6 pm Our Broadcast Systems Technology program will prepare you for a career installing, maintaining and repairing electronic and computer equipment. As a broadcasting grad, your possible employers include television and radio stations, post-production facilities and equipment manufacturers.

Graphic Communications and Print Technology

Wednesday, Feb. 21 – 6 pm Start a career in digital graphics through our Graphic Communications and Print Technology program. Learn about typography, layout, visual design, web and print production and more to work for commercial printers, publishing companies, advertising agencies or graphic arts firms.