Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics Profile

Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics Profile

Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics Profile (2016-2017)

How to Apply

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Program Length

Four semesters, beginning in September


Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics Profile

Contact Information

Neal Mohammed, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 4189


The 2016/2017 fee for two semesters is
– domestic $3,922.78
– international $14,200.
Amounts listed are the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2016/2017 academic year. Fees are subject to change.


Start DatesAvailability
2016 SeptemberClosed

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:
• Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
– Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U or equivalent)
– Grade 12 Mathematics (MAP4C, MCT4C, MDM4U, MCB4U, MGA4U, MCV4U or MHF4U or equivalent)
– Two Grade 11 or Grade 12 C, M or U courses in addition to those listed above
• Mature student status
• College or university transfer status

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Selection: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission.

Our Program

In Humber’s Electromechanical Engineering Technician diploma program, you’ll learn how to support the engineering activities of manufacturers that rely increasingly on automation technology to maintain a competitive edge in the global economy. Develop skills in industrial automation, robotics, control systems, machining, hydraulics, pneumatics, safety, mechatronics, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), electrical, programming, manufacturing process, and computer-control methods.

Complementing your technical education are the effective communications, problem-solving and interpersonal skills that add value to any team. Coursework reflects real-world demands through independent and co-operative study in practical environments, including experience with industrial size modern equipment. The industry-relevant curriculum is taught by faculty at the top of their fields, to provide you with the skills and knowledge employers are looking for.

Qualified students may gain a further edge through participation in Skills Canada and Skills Ontario competitions, where Humber students have a history of bringing home the gold.

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Your Career

From robotics to mobile devices to automobiles and food processing, Humber’s Electromechanical Engineering Technician – Automation and Robotics graduates make their mark on processing, packaging, power generation, mining, machine assembly, troubleshooting and testing, systems integration, application support, maintenance, component testing and assembly, automation programming, robotic maintenance and programming, and technical sales and services.

Automation systems integrators are needed to build, troubleshoot, and maintain robotic and automated manufacturing cells, as well as mobile equipment. You will also find opportunities in purchasing, customer service, quality-control and quality-assurance.

Our Industry Partnerships

The program’s industry partners reflect the scope of career opportunities in a wide diversity of industries and organizations. Our corporate partners include Husky Injection Moulding Systems, Magna, Mac Rae Integration, VanRob, Multimatic and many more. Industry partners collaborate with Humber to ensure the program content is relevant, and offer placement opportunities.

Your Future Study Options

Upon completion of this program, graduates can pursue an Electromechanical Engineering Technology diploma by taking the third year of the Electromechanical Engineering Technology – Automation and Robotics program 3071R. The Electromechanical Engineering Technology program is nationally recognized through its accreditation by the Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT) at the Engineering Technologist level. Graduates are eligible for registration in the Ontario Association of Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT). Graduates of the technology program may be qualified to work anywhere in Canada and in several countries around the world.

Qualified graduates of the Electromechanical Engineering Technician – Automation and Robotics Profile program may be eligible to apply their academic credits toward further study at many postsecondary institutions. Visit Transfer Options for detailed information.


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