Diploma in Computer Aided Design and Drafting in Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Campus: British Columbia

Duration:  2 years

Intake: September

*Fee: CAN $658.03 per credit

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The CADD Diploma program from KPU is organised in the manner that students can develop their practical skills so that they can establish their career in CADD. The students will learn to design along with drafting various projects which are produced digitally or physically. The student s will be using latest software like BIM and AutoCAD.

In the first year only the students are allowed to choose from the following specializations:

  • Architectural
  • Structural
  • Mechanical
    In Architectural specialisation, students learn to create 3D models and 2D drawings for residential, commercial and government buildings.

    Structural specialization lets student to learn about the concrete, steel and timber structures, site preparation and precast concrete.

    In Mechanical, develop skills to create 3D models and 2D drawings that detail industrial layouts such as conveyors and process piping, and manufacturing information for component assemblies and details.

    Career Outcomes:

    The graduates may work in/on the following:

  • Architectural design Sector
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Municipal offices
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve complete their 10+2 should apply for the Diploma in Computer Aided Design and Draftingat KPU.

     English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS Academic Test: overall band of 6.5 not less than 6.0
    2. TOEFL: iBT 88 or higher
    3. PTE: Score of 61 or higher

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