Vancouver Island University General Admission Requirements For Trades And Applied Technology Programs

General Admission Requirements For Trades And Applied Technology Programs


Canadian citizens and those with permanent residence status in Canada are eligible for admission to Trades and Applied Technology programs if they meet one of the following conditions:

  • graduation from a BC secondary school, or equivalent.

OR

  • trades and applied technology mature student category: 19 years of age (or will turn 19 during the first two months of the program).

AND the following:

  • minimum 17 years of age, unless stated otherwise.
  • resume and/or letter of intent and/or references may be required.
  • an interview may be necessary.
  • math and/or Reading and/or trades aptitude test may be required.
  • physically fit and able to adapt to working conditions.
  • good hand/eye coordination.
  • good health, free of vision, hearing or respiratory ailments.
  • valid driver’s license for vehicle and equipment operation is required.