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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in New York Institute of Technology. As a global university, we offer the same career-oriented, technology-driven approach to education at our various other campuses.

NYIT-Vancouver offers graduate programs. If you're ready to earn a master's degree in one of four career-oriented programs, review the requirements below and start your application now.

Step 1: Review Admission Requirements for NYIT-Vancouver

Step 2: Complete an Application

Complete the NYIT Online Application. There is a USD $50 nonrefundable application fee.

Step 3: Submit Required Application Materials

Once you apply online and pay the application fee, please upload the following supporting documents using this document upload form. You may email vancouver.admissions@nyit.edu:

  • Bachelor's Degree completion certificate
  • Semester-by-semester transcripts for all four years of your Bachelor's Degree
  • Any transcripts or certificates received beyond your Bachelor’s degree program
  • Proof of English proficiency (for international students)
  • 1-2 page resume or C.V. (recommended for M.B.A.)
  • GMAT score if your overall GPA is less than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (M.B.A.)
  • Copy of official GRE score (M.S., Cybersecurity; M.S.-EM—only required for some applicants)
  • Statement of Purpose (recommended; required for M.S.-EM)
  • A copy of your passport
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors who are familiar with your undergraduate work (recommended)

Step 4: Check Your Application Status

Throughout the admission process, you can check on the status of your application. We will communicate with you through the portal and via email regarding any missing documents required for your application. We are not able to review your application for admission until all required documents are received. Once you have uploaded all documents, please contact our admissions office at vancouver.admissions@nyit.edu.

Application Deadline*

  • Fall (September) 2020: For Instructional Technology (open)
  • Spring 2021: Closed for Energy Management and Cybersecurity. Open for M.B.A. and Instructional Technology
  • Summer 2021: Application portal for all programs expected to open by the end of September

*Programs will close as soon as they are filled. Application deadlines may be moved forward without further notice.


Additional Information

Admission Reminder

Please be aware that due to our growing list of applicants, only those with the most competitive applications will be admitted.

Tuition Deposit

International students are required to pay a tuition deposit before the issuance of an official letter of acceptance to a NYIT-Vancouver graduate program. The deposit is refundable only if official proof of a Canadian Study Permit rejection is submitted. Click here to see the tuition breakdown and deposit about for Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021.

Student Health Care – International Students Only

For the first semester (4 months) we have implemented a mandatory travel insurance program that costs USD $153.85 for all new international students studying at NYIT-Vancouver Campus. This will ensure that every student has health coverage during their travels to Canada, and until the provincial health coverage (MSP) begins.

FULL-TIME STATUS- INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

If you are an international student, you are required to maintain your full-time student status by taking the minimum required credit hours of courses over the first three terms of your program. In the second year of your program, you will take the remaining credit hours. Generally full-time status in your second year, is 6 credit hours per term (7.5 credit hours for MBA). If you have concerns regarding full-time status, please discuss with your department Dean.

  • M.B.A. students must take 19.5 credit hours in first 3 terms of the program;
  • M.S., Cybersecurity, M.S.-E.M., and M.S.-I.T. students must take a minimum of 18 credit hours during the first 3 terms of the program.

Important Information Regarding Phase 2 Student Visa rejection

This information is intended for Fall 2020 new students who have received phase 1 visa approval (Approval-in-Principle) and have registered for courses AS WELL AS those who have not yet received phase 1 visa approval but wish to register for courses if they receive this visa by September 18th.

If your student visa application has been rejected during the phase 2 Visa approval process, please see the available options below:

  • You may request to have your application deferred to the Spring 2021 term
  • You may re-apply for a student visa. All courses completed at New York Institute of Technology with a phase 1 visa approval will count towards the completion of your degree program.
  • You may transfer your credits to other institutions that will accept them.

Students whose phase 2 (final visa) has been denied may request a Certificate of Completion issued by New York Institute of Technology Vancouver acknowledging their completion of any courses.

TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION

During your first term at New York Institute of Technology, you will be required to take Technical Communication (ESLI – 593) if English is not your first language. Technical Communication is a zero-credit course that is not part of your degree program but is required to ensure all students have sufficient English skills to be successful in their program and employment. There is a fee for taking this course.

Off-Campus and Post-Graduation Work Permits

International students at NYIT-Vancouver are eligible for off-campus and post-graduation work permits.

Canadian Study Permits

Applicants who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents must obtain a study permit from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). Receiving a study permit may take several weeks to months, so we encourage you to apply well in advance. For more information: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

Contact Us

Admissions Office
NYIT-Vancouver Campus
701 W. Georgia St., Suite 1700
BC V7Y 1K8, Canada
604.639.0942
vancouver.admissions@nyit.edu