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 Mechanical Engineering Technology
SchoolAlgonquin College
LocationOttawa, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 22,000
Length3 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Mathematics 
Prerequisites NotesOntario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or Mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). Eligibility may be determined by academic achievement testing for which a fee of $50 (subject to change) will be charged. At least two science courses from Grade 11 and/or Grade 12 is also required.
National: $4,529
International: $15,615

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Scholarships5 scholarship(s)

The three-year Mechanical Engineering Technology Ontario College Advanced Diploma program teaches you to apply scientific and engineering principles to solve mechanical engineering problems in a variety of industries.

Through a series of classroom-based courses and extensive practical labs, you acquire skills specific to mechanical engineering technologists, including:

  • modifying and improving engineering designs using conventional and computer-based methods
  • performing engineering tests
  • supporting product development
  • using engineering software and systems to conduct engineering design and analysis
  • designing specialized jogs and fixtures
  • analyzing problems involving machine design, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and heat transfer
  • understanding and applying design standards (i.e., ASHRAE and ASM International)
  • using design software such as SolidWorks, AutoCAD and MasterCAM

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