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Overview

The Technology Management (TMGT) program will appeal to technologists, technicians, and technical specialists who work in applied science, technology or trade fields.

The aim of the program is to expand technical professionals’ knowledge, management skills and attributes for their roles as supervisors and managers in technical organizations.

Program delivery mode: blended

  • This program will be delivered as a combination of online and on-campus learning for the coming term. While some courses will take place online, there will also be in-person courses offered.
  • We have put measures in place for your safety and well-being, ensuring that all safety protocols are addressed. Please see the BCIT COVID-19 page for details on the mandatory procedures that have been implemented.

Your education is our priority and we will continue to deliver the applied instruction, collaborative experience, and industry connections that you expect from BCIT.

The Technology Management program is designed to:

  • Equip technical professionals for supervisory and management positions
  • Augment advanced technical training within business and management parameters
  • Establish business and management strategies within a technical environment
  • Open opportunities to earn university degrees with management and operations focus
  • Provide practical opportunities for lifelong learning
  • Earn a degree without disengaging from the work place.

The program is composed of four main course clusters including 23 credits of management courses, 15 credits of advanced technology sector courses, 12 credits of Liberal Studies and a graduation project worth 15 credits.

Meet one of our grads

Success story: Sunny Ghataurah, Director of Applied Engineering Solutions and TMGT 2011 graduate.

Sunny is one of the winners selected by Business in Vancouver 2014 ‘Top 40 Under 40’. The award highlights BC’s outstanding professionals who are under 40 and have demonstrated excellence in business and leadership within BC.

Entrance Requirements

Courses

Program Details

Graduating & Jobs

Job opportunities

Graduates of the program can be from a variety of industries and assume leadership roles as supervisors and managers at the junior and mid-management levels. Technologists and trades technicians may also strive for self-employment as independent contractors and consultants or sole proprietors of their own business.

Technologists, technicians and technical specialists in this degree program have their careers grounded in fields such as biomedical engineering, information technology, civil, electronics, mechanical, airport operations, aircraft maintenance, avionics and many others.

Faculty, Advisors & Staff

Terry Suen

Program Head
Bachelor of Technology
School of Transportation
Tel: 604-451-6886
Email: Terry_Suen@bcit.ca

Megan Alford

Program Administrator
Bachelor of Technology
School of Transportation
Email: malford2@bcit.ca

What's New

TMGT Grad Derek Wagner featured smiling in portrait photo against outside backdrop of trees and grass, wearing a light-blue collar shirt
2021 School of Transportation Dean’s Graduating Award and TMGT Achievement Award recipient Derek Wagner.

Congratulations to TMGT Grads of 2021!

Congratulations to each and every one of the following TMGT graduations who have completed their BTech degree credential in 2021 …

Amandip (Aman) Athwal, Udham Bains, Ryan Canning, Vincent Chung, Patrick Duffy, James Gordon, Marlon Hanssens, Tse-Yi Lin, Bruce Ma, Russell Metcalfe, Christopher Michel, Lilia Pakhomova, Jeff Roberts, Anas Sherif, Sung Kwon (Steve) Shon, Nishu Soni, Sharla Temple, Derek Wagner.

Special shout-out to Derek Wagner who is the 2021 recipient of both the School of Transportation Dean’s Graduating Award and the TMGT Program Achievement Award. Congratulations Derek!

Our 2021 Spring convocation was held virtually and for anyone who missed it, you can view the virtual ceremony from BCIT’s convocation web page.

TMGT grad competes at 2020 MBA Games!

TMGT grad, Shelley Graham, with her teammates at the 2020 MBA Games, cheering
Pictured here is Shelley Graham, second from the left, with her teammates at the 2020 MBA Games.

Shelley Graham is a 2011 TMGT graduate completing her final year in the Management of Technology MBA program at SFU Beedie School of Business. She recently shared her rewarding experience as a member of the SFU team at the 2020 MBA Games. The MBA Games is a collaborative opportunity for schools to compete in front of a judging panel as they present relevant solutions to current business challenges. Read more about Shelley’s reflection on the event at A Few Good Minds Vancouver MBA Blog.

TMGT Grad, Sunny Jassal, featured in Drishti Magazine!

TMGT grad, Sunny Jassal, standing outside brick building, wearing a pink and blue jacket, as featured in Drishti Magazine
Pictured here is TMGT grad, Sunny Jassal. Photo courtesy of Drishti Magazine.

TMGT grad and BCIT Cyber Security Officer Sunny Jassal has been featured in Drishti Magazine. Learn more about Sunny’s career pathway and technical experience in the following profile article, Sunny Jassal: At The Forefront of Cyber Security.

 

MBA Option

SFU Beedie School of Business logoBCIT Bachelor of Technology Management graduates with at least four years of full-time work experience may qualify for Simon Fraser University Beedie School of Business MBA in Technology Management (MOT) Program.

The MBA MOT program is a rigorous business training designed specifically for technology professionals. The curriculum is shaped by the needs of the technology sector, for the needs of the technology sector. In this program, you will get the core business and management training you would expect from an MBA, all in the context of the tech sector. This is a 24-month, part-time program designed for working professionals. Classes are held every Monday and Thursday evenings with occasional intensive classes.

As an alumnus of the Bachelor of Technology Management degree, you may qualify for a GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) waiver when applying to the MBA MOT program. Alumni from the Bachelor of Technology Management degree program have continued into the MOT MBA program and have been very successful in the program and in their careers afterwards.

To find out more about the MOT MBA program or to schedule a phone advising appointment, please send your resume (or Linked In profile) and transcripts to motmba@sfu.ca.

Contact Us

Megan Alford, malford2@bcit.ca

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