BCIT launches Master of Engineering in Smart Grid Systems and Technologies

October 14, 2021
The British Columbia Institute of Technology has launched a Master of Engineering in Smart Grid Systems and Technologies. Students in the program will develop a foundational understanding of smart grid technologies and their applications, and will learn a variety of skills relating to electrical power systems, computer science, and information and communications technology. The program will be offered part-time, and will give students hands-on experience in the industry. “The BCIT Master of Engineering in Smart Grid Systems and Technologies demonstrates the strength of this Institute in providing an applied education to upskill industry professionals for careers that support the evolving workforce,” said BCIT’s SMART Department Director Dr Hassan Farhangi. “Smart grids foster innovation, facilitate renewable energy generation, and create new job opportunities – critical to the future of electricity demand and the economic prosperity of BC and Canada.” BCIT (BC)