Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission to the first year of Photonics & Laser Technology (PLT), an applicant must have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, with a minimum of six 4U or 4M courses and includes the following courses1:

  • Advanced Functions [MHF4U2]
  • 5 additional credits

Note1: Recent changes in the entrance requirements means that older versions of our brochures might state different entrance requirements; the above requirements are the most up-to-date.

Note2: This is the Ontario Secondary School Diploma requirement, each province has their own codes (e.g. the Quebec equivalent for MHF4U is Linear Algebra 1 and MCV4U is Calculus 1) for more information see the Admissions Office directly

Admissions & Tuition Fees

Admission into any of the programs, the tuition fees, etcetera are handled by Carleton University. If you need further information related to these topics it is best to contact the admissions group directly

Coop Option

If you are planning to take the Cooperative education option (Coop), the entrance requirement is 70% and a CGPA of 8.0 (B) to continue on the Coop program; however you can register for coop after you have started in the program