Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) - public higher education institution in Canada. SAIT was founded in 1916. It has an urban campus located in Calgary.

University ranking. Southern Alberta Institute of Technology is a prestigious educational institution that is very respected in Canada, every year it manages to enter the ranks of the top 50 universities of the country. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet.

Application process and the cost of tuition. In most cases the admission committee prioritizes applicant’s academic performance when considering him/her for admission. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. As a state university, SAIT provides scholarships to remarkable students. Online programs are available for the students of the university.

The composition of the university. Southern Alberta Institute of Technology is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 15 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The teaching staff consists of more than 1500 specialists. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of SAIT. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1916
Abbreviation SAIT
Teachers 1,499
Students 14,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Further Your Passion
• Ministry of Innovation and Advanced Education, Alberta
• Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC)
• Alberta Association of Colleges and Technical Institutes (AACTI)
• Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
• Polytechnics Canada
• Canadian University Press (CUP)
World ranking 1539
Country ranking 46
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1539
Cost of living in Calgary
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 340 459
Food 256 453
Transportation 59 155
Communications and utilities 87 100
Clothing 20 72
Sports and leisure 26 90
Total 788 1,327
Accommodation in Calgary USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 343
Shared room in city centre 464
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 629
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 797
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