Photonics Engineering TechnicianNiagara College

About this Program

Level: Diploma in Photonics Engineering Technician

Discpline: Other Physical Sciences and Mathematics

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $16,088.55

Welland Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 open
Jan., 2022 Sep. 1, 2021 closed
May, 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

Program Description

As a Photonics Engineering Technician, you possess the skills to build, install, test and maintain optical or fibre optic equipment, including lasers, to create innovative devices for use in the manufacturing, medicine, and telecommunications industries. Highlights - Niagara College offers Ontario’s only Photonics Engineering Technician program, with graduates in high demand. Hands-on experiential learning via Canada’s largest undergraduate photonic labs and teaching clean-room facility. Gain advanced skills in precision optics, electro-optics, fibre-optics and laser technologies. Graduates may opt for direct workforce entry or complete Niagara College’s Photonics Engineering Technology program with an additional year of study.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.