Instrumentation Engineering Technology

Program Information

Faculty:Information Technology & Electronics
Field of Study:Instrumentation Technology/Technician
Description:The International Society of Automation (ISA) defines instrumentation as "the art and science of measurement and control." It involves using and/or working with instruments which range from simple mechanical float level controls to complex computer-based modelling systems.

This program, with two intakes, one in August and the other in January, concentrates on the industrial instrumentation necessary to automate Alberta industries. It includes detailed study of the principles and application of pneumatic, electronic, and microcomputer measurement and control systems.
URL:Instrumentation Engineering Technology at NAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,714

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Science 
  •  Grade12 Pure Mathematics 

Applicants presenting other Mathematics courses such as the previous Alberta Learning designations of Mathematics 30 and Mathematics 33 will be considered on an individual basis by the registrar. Mathematics updating or upgrading may be required.

* 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 June 24, 2016