University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Business and Information Technology, Education, Energy Systems and Nuclear Science, Engineering and Applied Science, Health Sciences, Science, Social Science and Humanities
The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) is located in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. UOIT is an innovative and market-oriented institution. Since opening its doors in 2003, UOIT has quickly grown to more than 7,400 students (as of September 2010) and has attracted hundreds of international students representing nearly 70 countries. UOIT offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs through its faculties of Business and Information Technology; Education; Energy Systems and Nuclear Science; Engineering and Applied Science; Health Sciences; Science; and Social Science and Humanities.
All undergraduate programs in UOIT require students to lease a laptop from the university as a condition of enrollment, making it Ontario's only laptop-based university. Faculty members also encourage students to use their laptops to complete assignments, perform laboratory research and interact with faculty during lectures.