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Mechanical Engineering courses

Algonquin College

Advanced Diploma In Mechanical Engineering Technology

  • Duration : 3 Years
  • Intake : Sept
  • Level : Undergraduate Diploma
  • Tuition & fees : $ 12,179 CAD Per Year
  • IELTS : 6.0
  • TOEFL : 80
  • PTE : 54

About this course

The three-year Mechanical Engineering Technology Ontario College Advanced Diploma program teaches you to apply scientific and engineering principles to solve mechanical engineering problems.

Professors in this program teach you important design standards such as ASHRAE and ASM International. Learn how to use design software such as SolidWorks,AutoCAD and MasterCAM, to ensure you are fully prepared to enter into a successful career.

During the third year in the program, you can complete a design project under the guidance of experienced faculty members. Work with external stakeholders in the industry during the project to ensure you nurture your ability to perform all required tasks.

Graduates of this program enter the workforce with a variety of different skills that make you employable. Learn how to:

  • modify and improve engineering designs using conventional and computer-based methods
  • perform engineering tests
  • support product development
  • use engineering software and systems to conduct engineering design and analysis
  • design specialized jigs and fixtures
  • analyze problems involving machine
  • design, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and heat transfer

Upon graduation, you may find employment in many different areas of the mechanical engineering field. Some find work in research, designing and the testing of mechanical systems.

You may also be prepared to find work with:

  • manufacturing processes
  • electro-mechanical control systems
  • automation, and
  • green-energy and building systems

Costs for International Students

Algonquin College’s tuition fees are competitive with other large colleges in Canada and more affordable than universities. You’ll find that postsecondary education is far more affordable in Canada than in other English-speaking countries such as the US or UK. Costs will vary depending on your choice of program, where you choose to live, and your lifestyle. Tuition fees include full-coverage health insurance.

Estimated Budget for International students 

Tuition & Books (1 Year)  
Includes Tuition, Health Insurance, Upass (bus pass)
and Student Access Fees (8-Month Academic Year)
$16,200 – $22,000
Learning Resources and School Supplies $200 – $1,000
Optional Items  
Gym Membership (On-campus) $300
Clothing $800
Miscellaneous $1,150
Total Optional Items $2,250
Homestay (Fees are for 1 Month)  
Application fee $250
Accommodations & Meals (3 meals/day) $940
Total Homestay $1,190
Residence (8 Months)  
Accommodations $7,720
Meal Plan (Mandatory) $3,350
Total Residence $11,070
Off Campus Housing 1 Month  
2 Bedroom Apartment (estimated cost only) $1,200 – $1,400
Fees components - (1st year Fees and expense)

Tuition & fees :

$ 12,179

Hostel & Meals :

$ 11,945


$ 24,124

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