Meet the Entrance Requirements

At BCIT, entrance requirements are program-specific. After reviewing your program's requirements, these pages will help you: 

  1. Determine if your previous studies and/or experience help meet the requirements. 
  2. Understand your options for upgrading and assessment testing.
  3. Identify the appropriate transcripts and supporting documentation to submit.
English requirements Learn more about BCIT's English requirements and how to meet them.
Equivalencies View our equivalency guides to see if your Canadian high school, international high school, or post-secondary courses can be used to meet BCIT’s entrance requirements.
Assessment testing Prove your knowledge and skills for entrance into a BCIT program.
Upgrading Upgrade your skills to meet the entrance requirements.
High school applicants Information for applicants directly from high school.
Using midterm grades Find out how to apply using your midterm grades.
Study permit requirements Know how and when to submit your study permit to BCIT.
Submitting documents Important information on how to submit your transcripts and supporting documentation.