Chemical Engineering Technology

Program Information

Faculty:Engineering & Applied Sciences
Field of Study:Chemical Engineering
Description:Chemical Engineering Technology is a two-year diploma program that prepares the graduate for employment in the hydrocarbon and chemical processing industry (downstream petroleum industry). The program deals with the processing of oil, natural gas and bitumen into final products such as motor gasoline, diesel or jet fuel, propane, butane, utility gas, and others. The program includes the study of the production of secondary petrochemicals such as ethylene, vinyl chloride, methanol, and others.

Graduates are in demand as process operators and technologists in crude oil refining, the pipeline industry, oil and gas production and petrochemical plants. The expanding oilsands development sector also provides tremendous opportunity for graduates.
URL:Chemical Engineering Technology at NAIT
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,550

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*72

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

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

* 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 August 10, 2016