About BCIT

Founded in 1964, BCIT inspires students beyond their classroom studies and provides job-ready graduates to industries across Canada and the world.

BCIT's renowned applied education and training model is significant to the prosperity of the province of British Columbia and Canada. The institute has established itself as one of Canada's leading educational institutions in business, technology and trades programs.

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Practical career credentials designed for industry:

Applied research

BCIT conducts applied research to enhance the undergraduate educational experience, advance the state-of-practice and strengthen business and industry competitiveness.

For over 20 years, the institute's research has focused on providing solutions to industry challenges through product development, evaluation and commercialization.