24 months
622 CAD/credit 18660 CAD/year
156 CAD/credit 4680 CAD/year
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Geomatics Engineering Technology from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology provides education and training in the collection, analysis, storage, distribution and application of spatial (3D) data used in land development. 


Geomatics Engineering Technology from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology emphasizes the use of technology for data collection, including electronic equipment for measuring, satellites for positioning and computers for processing data. You'll learn how to effectively apply the latest tools and techniques to generate plans used across a wide variety of professional disciplines.


Typical employers include:

  • legal survey firms
  • engineering consultant firms
  • utility companies
  • energy and resource development companies
  • federal, provincial and municipal government departments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Excel, Word, and AutoCAD 
  • Effective Communications 
  • Technical Mathematics 
  • Survey Calculations 
  • Field Methods 
  • AutoCAD 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2
  • Math 30-1 or 75% in Math 30-2 or 75% in Applied Math 30
  • One of: Physics 20, Chemistry 30, or Science 30
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • OR Successful completion of minimum 24 post-secondary credits or 8 post-secondary courses within an accredited or recognized degree or diploma in a related field (engineering or engineering technology) with an Admission GPA of 2.0 based on the most recently completed post-secondary credits

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18660 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 622 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4680 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 156 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Geomatics Engineering Technology
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