Why Sask Polytech?

Our grads get jobs

Our focus on hands-on learning earns us top marks with employers and develops marketable skills that prepare you to contribute from day one on the job.

Work-integrated learning
Applied research opportunities
Close ties with business and industry
overall graduate employment rate

Learn by doing

Approximately two-thirds of our programs offer a work-integrated learning component to gain real-world experience. The blend of knowledge, skills and experience you’ll acquire here is a big advantage in today’s job market.

Depending on your program, you may participate in:

  Clinical placements Clinical placements

Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting students gain experience working with a licensed dental team in our campus clinic.


  Co-op work terms Co-op work terms

Co-op work terms are an essential part of the business program and class time simulates the business workday.


  Equipment time Equipment time

Students in Design and Manufacturing Engineering Technology get hands-on experience with the latest automation and robotic equipment.


   Field investigations Field investigations

Environmental Engineering Technology students participate in projects related to environmental assessment and monitoring the air, soil and water.


   Labs Labs

Students in Graphic Communications learn about leading software applications by using them in their labs.


   Machinery time Machinery time

Agricultural Equipment Technician students spend most of their "classroom" time in the shop.


   Practicums Practicums

Disability Support Worker students get direct experience in two practicums with residential, vocational centre-based or community-based agencies.


   Outdoor camps Outdoor camps

Students in Recreation and Tourism Management students reinforce what they learn in the classroom at outdoor camps.


Find solutions to real-world problems

Team up with business, industry and community partners on applied research projects to find solutions to real-world problems.

Participating in applied research shows you how classroom learning translates into real life and is a great confidence booster that prepares you to meet the challenges of today's workplaces.

See what our students are up to


Relevant, future-focused programs

We keep our eye on the future. We work closely with industry to ensure our programs meet employers’ needs. 

As the nature of work evolves with automation, artificial intelligence and other technologies entering the workplace, rest assured that you’ll have the right skillset to remain productive and competitive. 

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