Building a career in cybersecurity: Tips from a Forensics grad

We love catching up with our alumni, to talk about life after BCIT, their careers, and what tips they have for (prospective) students. In this Q&A, meet Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity grad Rabie Ali, who graduated with a Bachelor of Technology in 2023. Join our Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity Online Information Session on June 24, 6 … Read more

Discover your future in tech: Choosing the right Computing Diploma program

Hey, future tech innovators! Are you fascinated by the endless possibilities of technology and considering a career in this dynamic field? Selecting the right diploma program is a crucial step on your journey. With so many options, it can feel like finding the perfect app in a crowded app store. But don’t worry! We’re here … Read more

Crafting experts: The launch of specialized streams in Forensic Science BTech

In the dynamic field of forensic science, the only constant is change. The Forensic Science Bachelor of Technology program stands at the forefront of this evolution, preparing students to become leaders in a discipline that shapes the very fabric of justice. Known for a comprehensive curriculum that blends theoretical knowledge with hands-on expertise, the program … Read more

From web hobbyist to tech strategist: An alumna’s journey through the FWD program

We love catching up with our alumni, to talk about life after BCIT, their careers, and what tips they have for prospective and current students. In this Q&A, meet Front-End Web Developer (FWD) grad Zerlene Fernandez, who graduated with a Certificate in 2016. Check out her technological odyssey: from self-taught designer to Industry strategist. Learn … Read more

The Power of Play: Be part of the Gaming industry

Vancouver has become a global game development hub, hosting over 40 video game companies, ranging from industry giants to independent developers. If you’re interested in creating immersive games, consider BCITs Games Development Option within the Bachelor of Science of Applied Computer Science (BScACS), which gets you job-ready for the Gaming sector within two or four … Read more

Computing grad: “The CIT program has been life-changing”

We love catching up with our alumni, to talk about life after BCIT, their careers, and what tips they have for prospective and current students. In this Q&A, meet Computer Information Technology (CIT) and award-winning grad Adel Kuanysheva, who graduated with a Diploma in 2022. What led you to BCIT? I was born and raised … Read more

The power of co-op: Experience of a forensics student 

As a polytechnic institute, BCIT programs are hands-on and the curriculum is taught by industry experts to prepare students for job-readiness. The BCIT/UBC Biochemistry and Forensic Science Combined Honours Bachelor of Science student Edison Yue took it a step further by signing up for a work-integrated learning opportunity that provided him with meaningful work experience … Read more

Computing grad: “We want to fix the US healthcare data”

Initially, the idea was to create a multi-million dollar company with a consumer health app, but  the goal has pivoted into something much bigger. Dima Goncharov is a 2015 Computer Systems Technology (CST) Diploma grad and co-founder of Metriport, a young company already valued at $20 million dedicated to “fixing the healthcare data mess” in … Read more

Forensics grad: “I loved learning from my professors”

We love catching up with our alumni, to talk about life after BCIT, their careers, and what tips they might have for prospective and current students. In this Q&A, meet Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity award-winning grad Raeann Sherman, who graduated with a Bachelor of Technology in June 2023. What led you to BCIT? Initially, I … Read more

Office Administrator with Technology program: experiences and tips from a grad

We love catching up with our alumni, to talk about life after BCIT, their careers and what tips they might have for prospective and current students. In this Q&A, meet Office Administrator with Technology (OAT) grad Nicholas Demers. “It ended up being a really wonderful experience that helped me accomplish what I wanted to do.” … Read more