Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) is a leading polytechnic institution in Canada and is the third largest provider of post-secondary education in the state of Alberta. SAIT is renowned for providing outstanding hands-on, industry facing education and applied learning that gives students the skills they require to excel in a transforming employment market.
SAIT is a global institution, hosting students from over 100 countries on an annual basis. SAIT's focus is on providing education of highest quality, from a stunning campus in Calgary, Canada which is equipped with world-class facilities, amenities, and a supportive faculty.
Calgary is the fourth largest city in Canada and is known for its multiculturalism and friendliness, as well as being one of the country's economic hubs. It is an exciting, modern city that is regarded as one of the safest places to live and visit in Canada. As one of the cheapest cities in Canada, students can expect to pay an average of just CAD 400 for groceries, less than CAD 1,200 for a one-bedroom city centre apartment, and an average of CAD 106 per month for transport.
The city is nestled within an area of great natural beauty near Banff and the Canadian Rocky Mountains and offers unparalleled access to a range of outdoor pursuits ranging from hiking to cycling, and skiing to fishing. Calgary was recently rated the fifth most livable city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit.
SAIT is tuned in to the world of business, technology and innovation. It prides itself on creating confident, skilled, desirable graduates and its success is reflected through the 90 percent graduate employment rate that its graduates enjoy, and a 95 percent recommendation rate from its alumni.