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Diploma in Civil Engineering Technician Niagara College - Welland Campus Niagara College - Welland Campus, Canada

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CAD 18850

Annual Tuition Fee

*Subject to change and other fees
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CAD 100

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24 months


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Program Overview

Are you fascinated by the scope of infrastructure development and envision a career where you can help design and build your community?
As a Civil Engineering Technician graduate you will play an important role in the design and construction of buildings, bridges, highways, dams, drainage and irrigation systems, streets, parks, subdivisions, and water supply and sewer systems.

Program Highlights:

  • Gain broad knowledge and hands-on, experiential learning in computer-aided drafting applications, lab testing, structural design, geotechnical analysis, project management, and more.
  • Graduates are eligible to write the house component of the Ontario Building Code exam.
  • Immediate associate member status, upon application, with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) post-graduation.
  • Program is nationally accredited by Technology Accreditation Canada.
  • Graduates can choose between workforce entry and progression into Niagara’s College’s Construction Engineering Technology program.
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Additional Information

Program Level UG Certificate / Diploma

College/University Processing Time 35 Days

Program Format Full-Time

Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) work permit

Program Intake


Sep 2024

General Admission Requirement

    • Minimum Overall Score - 6.0  Minimum Listening - 6.0  Minimum Reading - 6.0  Minimum Writing - 6.0  Minimum Speaking - 6.0  
    • Minimum Overall Score - 85 - Score in Speaking & Writing - 22
  • PTE
    • Minimum Overall Score - 60 - With no score less than - 57
    • Minimum Overall Score - 115.0  

Academic Requirement

  • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have Grade 12 / High School Diploma or equivalent including the following required course(s):
    • English - any Grade 12 (C) or (U), or equivalent
    • Mathematics - any Grade 12 (C) or (U), or equivalent
  • Recommended:
    • Construction Technology – Grade 11 (C) or Grade 12 (C)
    • Information and Communications Technology – Grade 11 (O)
    • Physics – Grade 11 (U) or Grade 12 (C) or (U)
    • Technological Design – Grade 11 (M) or Grade 12 (M)

6 IELTS Score
85 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
60 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
115 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
50% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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Tuition Fee

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Average Tuition Fee Per Year


Tuition Fee

CAD 100

Application Fee

11000 Per year

Average Cost of Living

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Exclusive $2,000 CAD Scholarship

  • All eligible students who apply from within Canada that hold a study permit applying for the Spring 2024 and Fall 2024 term starts will be eligible to automatically receive a $2,000 scholarship applied in the first term of study after Day 10 has passed.
  • Replaces and renders void any previous entrance scholarship applications
  • Applied to an academic program and is not able to be combined with any other entrance scholarship offers through Niagara College
  • Payment of the fees indicated on students’ invoice less the scholarship amount are required to secure the seat in the program

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