Thank you for your interest in advancing your career at SAIT.  To apply as an international student, please go to our Virtual Application System to begin the process. 

  • Applicants looking for Academic Upgrading, English Language Foundations and Open Studies for Spring 2023, please go to  to begin the process.

When you're completing the application, you will be asked to choose the term when your program begins. 

  • Summer — programs starting in July and August
  • Fall — programs starting between September and December
  • Winter — programs starting between January and April
  • Spring — programs starting in May and June

Review the start dates for your chosen program(s) here.

Review Apply to learn more including how and when to apply.

All full-time programs have specific admission requirements that you must meet in order to qualify for admission. In addition, all applicants must demonstrate English Language Proficiency, including students educated in Canada.


Please find below some useful links that will help you on your application process:


How to Apply 


Academic Upgrading 


Important Dates 


International Document Assessment 


Transcripts and Supporting Documents 


English Proficiency 

Transfer Options




International Centre 


International Student Guide 


Immigration to Canada 


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