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Degree

Master of Information Technology in Network Technology

About the program

  • 24,709 CAD

    Tuition
  • 2 years

    Years of study
  • 2-3 years

    PGWP Duration
  • 90 out of 100

    Minimum required GPA

DeadLines

START & DEADLINE TERM DEADLINE APPLICATION
Fall-September 01-March-2022 01-March-2022
Winter-January 01-August-2021 01-August-2021

Master of Information Technology in Network Technology

Carleton's Master of Information Technology (MIT) degree addresses the needs of industry and society in the IT area, providing students with the skills they will need to succeed in this demanding and ever-evolving field. 

The Master’s degree consists of Network Technology (NET) and Digital Media (DM) programs.

Those pursuing the NET program will cover computer networks' design, management, and operation. 

They will develop research skills through courses and a project framework.

Capital Advantage

Positioned in Ottawa, graduates of this program will benefit from a continuing connection with the industry that has always been the strength of all engineering and technology programs at Carleton. 

Many major companies and federal government organizations have their head offices in Ottawa and Toronto.

Note to International Applicants

Due to high demand with limited capacity, only international applicants who meet the following requirements (in addition to the minimum application requirements) will be considered for admission.

  • Master of Information Technology (Network Technology)
    • course based: an undergraduate degree in a related field with a GPA of 90% or higher.
    • thesis-based: support of a Carleton faculty member who is willing to supervise you

Smart Cost Estimator

Count of person
Accommodation

$37,357

Total costs

yearly

$7,404

Cost of living

1 person

$5,244

Accommodation

1 bed room

$24,709

Tuition

1 person

Academic Requirements

  • Students entering the program will have an undergraduate degree in network technology, electrical engineering, computer science, engineering, or a closely-related discipline.
  • Applicants with substantial professional experience in network technology in Canada may be considered for admission to professional entry, requiring them to complete 4.0 credits, to be determined by the School of Information Technology and the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs.

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency (If Applicable)
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Letters of Reference (2 required)
  • Statement of Intent (1 required)
  • CV/Resumé (1 required)

Language Requirements

GRE
GMAT

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

86
20
listening
22
writing
22
speaking
20
reading

PTE

60
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL): 70 (min 60 in each band)

If your first language is not English, you can prove your language proficiency by:

  • presenting one of the official Language Proficiency (ESL) test scores as defined in the table;
  • showing that you have completed ESLA 1900 or ESLA 1905 at Carleton University with a final grade of B- or higher; or
  • present official certification (transcripts) that you have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree within the past three years in a university in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, or any country in which the primary language is English, where the language of instruction in the relevant educational institution was English, and the language of instruction in their most recently completed undergraduate or graduate degree was English.

Note: Letters from your universities stating the medium of instruction is English are not acceptable.


Career Opportunities

  • Computer Service Technician
  • Cyber Security Specialist
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Centre Technician
  • Data Scientist
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Software Developer

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