[2023] New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), Vancouver Canada

December 9, 2022   |   4 Min. Read

NYIT is a private not-for-profit institution founded in 1955. As a global university, NYIT has campuses in Manhattan, Long Island, Arkansas, China, Abu Dhabi, and its Vancouver Campus which recently opened in Canada. NYIT Vancouver offers a variety of undergraduate degree programs in areas such as computer science, engineering, and business, and aiming to accommodate more students for its famous master’s programs.

Exterior shot of the Broadway tech centre, with a glimpse of the sidewalk and green grass area next to it
NYIT Campus in the Broadway Tech Centre, Vancouver BC Canada. Source: NYIT.edu

Where is NYIT Vancouver located?

NYIT Vancouver is located in Broadway Tech Centre, at Floor 1, 2955 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC V5M 4X3.

The Broadway Tech Centre is centrally located in Vancouver, within 30 mins to Downtown Vancouver or Burnaby by public transit. The centre offers a variety of amenities which includes; fitness centre, conference rooms, restaurants, outdoor sports courts, a YMCA Childcare center and more.

Is NYIT Vancouver Good for International Students?

NYIT facilitates a diverse learning environment with a strong in-house International Office to support their students.

  • International Student Advisors: International students have the chance to speak with advisors who are fully equipped to support students with academics, and information related to immigration etc.
  • Off-Campus Work Permit: According to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), NYIT is listed as a participant in the off-campus work-permit program for international students.
  • Lifelong Career Services: This is an amazing opportunity for students. You can get help from NYIT professionals every stage of your career, connect with employers and grow as a professional.

What is NYIT Vancouver Known for? What are Their Popular Master Programs?

NYIT Energy Management (MEM): The program focuses on the latest technologies in green buildings and power systems, which includes wind energy, advanced batteries, and smart grid systems. Career options include energy auditor, environmental manager, renewable energy professional, and more.

NYIT Cybersecurity (MS): The program curriculum focuses on theoretical foundation and combines it with emerging topics. Topics such as network security, operating systems security, forensics, cybersecurity laws and more are covered.

NYIT Business Administration (MBA): Students can participate in the general MBA program or an MBA with a Concentration in Finance. The courses in the program address socioeconomic issues, and analyze business sustainability and profitability.

What are NYIT Vancouver Degree Partnership Programs?

As an accredited institution, NYIT credits are transferrable; please see NYIT list of accreditations below and consult BC Transfer Guide.

  • “New York Institute of Technology is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education in the United States.
  • The School of Management is accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), a global accreditation that includes all NYIT’s business programs around the world, including Vancouver.
  • In British Columbia, Canada, NYIT is authorized by the Ministry of Advanced Education and is among British Columbia’s EQA-designated Post-Secondary Schools.
  • NYIT is also listed on the website of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as a participant in the off-campus work permit program and is listed on the website of the Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials.”

If you plan to transfer globally between NYIT Vancouver and other NYIT institutions, this is not a difficult process. Speak with their advisor about internal transferability of credits and next steps you can take.

What is NYIT Vancouver Tuition Cost?

NYIT tuitions are charged in USD. As of 2021, tuitions for NYIT master’s programs ranges between USD $32,070 – USD $59,325. The following information is from the NYIT Vancouver Website:

  • NYIT Energy Management, M.S. = USD $32,070 *
  • NYIT Cybersecurity, M.S. = USD $32,070 *
  • NYIT Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S. = USD $32,070
  • NYIT Master of Business Administration, M.B.A. = Ranging from USD $31,920 – USD $59,325

The above information was collected on December 02, 2021. Please check NYIT’s online tuition page for detailed information.

Where do NYIT Vancouver Students Stay?

Like other private colleges in Vancouver, NYIT does not provide on-campus housing for its students. However, NYIT recommends GEC Living Residences for off-campus housing near the campus.

The following GEC locations are recommended for an easy commute to NYIT Broadway Campus:

GEC Viva to NYIT Vancouver Broadway Campus – 40 mins by bus

GEC Burnaby Heights to NYIT Vancouver Broadway Campus – 40 mins by bus

GEC King Edward to NYIT Vancouver Broadway Campus – 40 mins by bus

However, students can also find alternative options nearby its campus or across Metro Vancouver. Although there are tons of co-living or private apartments available nearby NYIT Vancouver campus, but make sure to read the tips we prepared for renting in Vancouver, as well as the top rental platforms in Vancouver for students to avoid unnecessary mistakes and most importantly, the scammers.

We have compiled a list of universities and colleges in Vancouver that may spark your interest for further educational options.