British Columbia Institute of Technology: Statistics

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#2095 of 14,131 In the World
#593 of 2,597 In North America
#53 of 101 In Canada
#5 of 16 In British Columbia
#2 of 2 In Burnaby
#714 of 1,023 For Medical Physics
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Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.bcit.ca
Acceptance rate
67%*

* British Columbia Institute of Technology is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Research profile

British Columbia Institute of Technology has published 1,082 scientific papers with 14,915 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Environmental Science, Biology, Chemistry, Medicine, Quantum and Particle physics, and Political Science.

Publications
1,082
Citations
14,915

British Columbia Institute of Technology majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
620 / 9,350
Computer Science
519 / 8,421
Physics
493 / 8,195
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
492 / 7,782
Environmental Science
459 / 8,552
Biology
449 / 8,172
Chemistry
436 / 7,798
Medicine
399 / 5,363
Quantum and Particle physics
287 / 5,916
Political Science
274 / 5,284
Geography and Cartography
260 / 5,642
Law
254 / 5,195
Mathematics
236 / 3,500
Psychology
234 / 3,317
Business
229 / 2,527
Geology
226 / 5,917
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
225 / 4,623
Ecology
224 / 6,033
Materials Science
218 / 4,832
Philosophy
217 / 4,715
Biochemistry
208 / 2,885
Organic Chemistry
190 / 2,993
Sociology
178 / 2,891
Electrical Engineering
174 / 4,281
Genetics
170 / 2,612
Statistics
162 / 2,461
Economics
148 / 4,592
History
139 / 1,460
Archaeology
129 / 1,454
Management
126 / 1,216
Mechanical Engineering
125 / 1,451
Pathology
124 / 1,942
Telecommunications
114 / 3,942
Optical Engineering
107 / 843
Art & Design
104 / 1,095
Botany
97 / 2,040
Machine Learning
97 / 1,600
Paleontology
97 / 1,491
Computer Networking
94 / 3,489
Surgery
94 / 944

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 9
1991 2 8
1992 2 13
1993 3 19
1994 3 17
1995 1 15
1996 10 18
1997 8 12
1998 12 23
1999 5 25
2000 8 42
2001 6 48
2002 10 64
2003 15 74
2004 23 153
2005 23 120
2006 20 157
2007 31 177
2008 23 210
2009 20 262
2010 34 323
2011 44 432
2012 37 527
2013 43 657
2014 50 765
2015 71 851
2016 81 943
2017 74 990
2018 71 1079
2019 64 1300
2020 91 1450
2021 86 1726
2022 77 1572
Academic rankings

Tuition

Local studetns For Canadian students, Full-time degree programme tuition fees, 2,396-2,755; Technology programmes, 2,121-2,890 per term. For International students, degree programmes, 7,876-9,636; Technology programmes, 6,536-16,897. (CAD)

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by British Columbia Institute of Technology.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes TBD TBD
Biology Yes TBD TBD
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry Yes TBD TBD
Computer Science Yes TBD TBD
Economics TBD TBD TBD
Engineering Yes Yes TBD
Environmental Science Yes TBD TBD
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences TBD TBD TBD
Mathematics TBD TBD TBD
Medicine TBD TBD TBD
Physics TBD TBD TBD
Psychology TBD TBD TBD
Master's Degree Building Technologies, Engineering

British Columbia Institute of Technology alumni

  1. Jillian Harris

    Jillian Harris
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1979-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    television presenter
    Biography

    Jillian Harris is a Canadian television personality. She is best known for appearing on the television series The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and Love It or List It Vancouver. She has also appeared on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Canada's Handyman Challenge, and The Bachelorette Canada.

  2. Mike Holmes

    Mike Holmes
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1963-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    television presentermaster builder
    Biography

    Michael James Holmes is a Canadian builder/contractor, businessman, investor, television host, and philanthropist. In his first television series, Holmes on Homes, he rescues homeowners from renovations gone wrong. He usually discovers more serious problems, such as dangerous wiring, asbestos, mold, inadequate insulation, structural damage and more, concealed behind pristine surfaces. He and his team promise to "Make It Right," even if it means stripping a house down to its bones. He has continued in several successive TV series.

  3. Sahar Biniaz

    Sahar Biniaz
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1986-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantmodelactor
    Biography

    Sahar Biniaz is an Iranian-Canadian actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss Universe Canada 2012. She had a recurring role on the hit TV show Sanctuary as the Hindu goddess of power Kali.

  4. Rachel Marsden

    Rachel Marsden
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1974-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Rachel Marsden is a Canadian conservative political columnist, television commentator and university lecturer, based in Paris. She is also the CEO of Rachel Marsden Associates, a PR and media consultancy firm. As of March 2016, she hosts a French-language geopolitical talk show on Sputnik News from the network's Paris studio four times per week. As of 2020, she is also a nationally ranked competitive swimmer at the masters level in France in the 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m freestyle, 50m butterfly, and 200m individual medley and also in Canada.

All 14 notable alumni

British Columbia Institute of Technology faculties and divisions

School : Business Accountancy, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Design, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Insurance, International Business, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Real Estate, Sales Techniques, Tourism
School : Computing and Academic Studies Accountancy, Chemistry, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Criminology, English, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, History, Information Technology, Literature, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sociology, Software Engineering
School : Construction and the Environment Architecture, Building Technologies, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Design, Ecology, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Fishery, Heating and Refrigeration, Interior Design, Metal Techniques, Mining Engineering, Natural Resources, Structural Architecture, Surveying and Mapping, Technology, Wildlife, Wood Technology
School : Energy Chemical Engineering, Computer Graphics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Energy Engineering, Fire Science, Heating and Refrigeration, Industrial Engineering, Machine Building, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Power Engineering, Robotics, Technology Education, Telecommunications Engineering
School : Health Sciences Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Cardiology, Food Technology, Genetics, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Laboratory Techniques, Medical Technology, Nursing, Occupational Health, Public Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy
School : Transportation Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Crafts and Trades, Maintenance Technology, Marine Engineering, Marine Transport, Railway Transport, Technology, Transport and Communications

General information

Alternative names BCIT
Founded 1960
Motto Quisque dominus summi
To each their highest attainment
Colors blue, gold

Location and contacts

Address 3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, British Columbia, V5G 3H2
Canada
City population 233,000

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