Office of the Registrar
Fisheries and Marine Institute (2017/2018)
5.3 Admission Requirements for Applicants to the Bachelor of Technology Program
  1. The application for admission or readmission is submitted online; current and returning Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland applicants should apply using the Admissions menu within Memorial Self-Service at www5.mun.ca/admit/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin. Applicants who are new to Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland should follow the application instructions at www.mun.ca/undergrad/apply. This application must include all required documentation including proof of the diploma or certificate required for admission in a specific category.

  2. Categories for admission to the Bachelor of Technology Program

    Applicants must meet the regular admission requirements of the University and be eligible for admission in one of the following categories:

    • Category A: applicants holding a diploma from the Marine Institute in marine engineering technology, naval architecture technology or marine engineering systems design technology, marine environmental technology,

    • Category B: applicants holding a diploma of technology accredited by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA),

    • Category C: applicants holding a diploma of technology in engineering/applied science technology accredited by the Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB), or Technology Accreditation Canada (TAC),

    • Category D: applicants holding a diploma of technology comparable to a Marine Institute or College of the North Atlantic three-year CTAB accredited diploma in engineering/applied science technology,

    • Category E: applicants holding a diploma of technology comparable to a College of the North Atlantic three-year CMA accredited diploma,

    • Category F: applicants holding a Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) designation or a Professional Technologist (PTech) designation along with a diploma of technology acceptable to the Admissions Committee,

    • Category G: applicants who have Canadian Forces training acceptable to the Admissions Committee.

  3. Upon acceptance into the program, students will be admitted to one of the two options: the Engineering and Applied Science Technology Option or the Health Sciences Technology Option. Students may be permitted to change their option with the approval of the Marine Institute Committee on Undergraduate Studies.

  4. Applications to the program will be considered by the appropriate admissions committee(s).

  5. In accordance with the UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS - Residence Requirements - Second Degree, students completing the Bachelor of Technology program, as a second degree, must complete all required courses in their stream of study within the Bachelor of Technology program.