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Leadership & Vision

Leading the vision for BCIT

At BCIT, our leadership team is working to drive the institution towards its aim: quality education that points graduates to meaningful, future-proof careers.

We have three major commitments as part of our Strategic Plan 2019–2022: to being a people-focused organization that delivers a future-proof applied education—and to amplify our impact through globally relevant connections.

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Our history

Since BCIT’s inception more than half a century ago, we’ve been training British Columbia’s workforce and shaping its economy. Today, we are a thriving Institute with five state-of-the-art campuses.

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Quick facts

BCIT is of British Columbia’s largest post-secondary institutes. Nearly 50,000 students enrol each year, attending the five main campuses as well as more locations province-wide.

Established in 1964, BCIT now has over 185,000 alumni throughout Canada and around the world.

*Source: BC Student Outcomes, Baccalaureate Graduates Survey, prepared by BC Stats (2018).

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300+

Programs

98%*

Of degree graduates are employed within two years of leaving BCIT

50,000

Nearly 50,000 students enrolled each year

185,000

Alumni in Canada and around the world

Leadership team

President Kathy Kinloch leads an experienced, visionary team. Learn more about their backgrounds and the expertise they bring to the Institute.

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Kathy Kinloch

Governance

The Board of Governors and Education Council govern and guide our priorities and policies. Find out more about their role, view meeting schedules and minutes, or attend an upcoming meeting.

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Policies

BCIT is committed to creating a successful environment for learning. Policies create the framework in which the Institution operates, and set out expectations and guidelines for behaviour and action in specific areas.

Read current and draft policies