Bachelor of Information Technology [B.I.T] (Information Resource Management)
co op & on campus
International Student Tution
- The Bachelor of Information Technology in Information Resource Management is a 4-year program at Carleton University.
- This program gives the opportunity to learn about information systems in both the classroom and the real world.
- There is an up-to-date computer lab specifically maintained for the program that gives access to the latest technology in the field.
- In this program, students gain both practical and technical skills.
- The program gives an understanding of information management, as well as specific capabilities in managing digital resources as these affect research data, websites, and social media.
- Graduates from the IRM program will have both a degree and a diploma, opening the door to a broad range of career opportunities to manage digital resources and services.
- The IRM program has contacts with major government and other employers for coop and practicum placements.
- The student to faculty ratio is 9:1 which bridges the gap between faculty and students.
- Carleton University has an acceptance rate of 21%, compared to other Canadian universities
Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- Students will need a secondary school or high school graduation certificate with a minimum of 12 years of study.
- Students must have transcripts from their senior high school along with their graduation diploma or certificate, and any graduation exam results.
- If English is not the students’ first language then they must provide proof of English competency.
Indian Student Eligibility:
- Students required to passed Class 12th with a percentage of 74-76% (Major), 78-82% (Honours) from one of the following boards:
- All India School Certificate (CBSE)
- Indian School Certificate (CISCE)
- Students must have Knowledge in the following Subjects:
Required Document List
Following are the required Documents:
- CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and/or volunteer experience.
- Transcript: A PDF copy of all post-secondary transcripts within the application or in Carleton Central.
- Letter of Reference: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
- Statement of Intent: Explain the reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
- Writing Sample: Students applying for a job, internship, may be asked to provide a writing sample that allows an employer or graduate program to judge student ability to convey a written message.
- Aptitude test results: Used to make inferences about competencies, capabilities, and future performance on the job of the students.
- Preference Form: Some departments require students to fill in a preference form that will ask to outline their preferences for the program specialization, research area, or faculty supervisor.
- ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL, or other test scores.
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Fees & Funding
Tution & Application Fees
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Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020
Ranked #201/ 500
Computer Science and Engineering [ International ]
Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids
|Name||Amount||International Students Eligible||Application Deadline|
|Debesh Kamal Scholarship|| $1,385 || Yes || 30 Apr, 2020 |
|Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship|| Variable || Yes || 30 Aug, 2020 |
|(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships|| Variable || Yes || 19 Feb, 2021 |
|Go Clean Scholarship|| $3,500 || Yes || 31 Dec, 2020 |
|VueVille Future Technology Scholarship|| $1,000 || Yes || 30 Sep, 2020 |
|Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program|| $150 || Yes || N/A |
|BrokerFish International student scholarship|| $1,000 || Yes || 21 Dec, 2020 |
VISA & Work Study
- Students need a Study Visa to stay in Canada. After receiving the study permit, they can apply for the Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) or Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA).
- The cost of the Study Visa is 112 USD and valid for the length of the study program, plus an extra 90 days.
- At the time of VISA application, students need to provide various documents:
- Application form and Study Plan.
- Completed IMM 1294 (Application for Study Permit Made Outside of Canada).
- Letter of Acceptance (Student Information for a Study Visa from Carleton University).
- Valid Passport (photocopy or scan).
- Biometrics (fingerprints and photo)
- Financial Evidence.
- No criminal record certificate
- Results of a medical exam.
- The Work-Study Program provides students a chance to get at a part-time on-campus job.
- In On-Campus program students may work up to a maximum of 192 hours for the work-study period and earn up to a maximum of $3,000 for the fall/winter session.
- The work-study hourly wage is $15.00/hour plus vacation pay.
Career and Placement after Course
Students have career options as:
- Information Management
- Research Institutes
- Research Data Management
- Library Services (academic and public libraries)
- Web Services and Database Development
- Web Design, and E-Commerce.