University of the Fraser Valley

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Automation and Robotics Technician

University of the Fraser Valley

Faculty:Applied and Technical Studies
Field of Study:Robotics Technology/Technician
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,734
International: $18,084

Cost shown is an estimate of first year tuition (September to April).



The UFV Automation and Robotics Technician diploma is designed to build on the knowledge you gained in the Electronics Technician Certificate program at UFV or elsewhere. When you graduate from UFV's Automation and Robotics Technician program, you will have the skills and confidence to build, maintain, calibrate and integrate automation and control systems. You can apply your training in a wide variety of sectors including agriculture, industrial manufacturing, and the oil and gas industry.


Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or CanTEST [min. 4.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants must either have successful completion of the Electronics Technician — Common Core certificate (or equivalent, by permission of the Automation and Robotics Technician Advisory Committee), OR one of the following: successful completion of other relevant post-secondary education (such as pre-electrical engineering, electrical engineering or physics courses), as evidenced by educational transcripts; or training experience and documented workplace hours in a related discipline.

    * 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 16, 2022