• Admission Requirements

    A relevant Polytechnic Diploma in design disciplines. Preference will be given to applicants with the relevant work experience.

    Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on:

    (i)                 Evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience; OR
    (ii)                Supporting evidence of competency readiness.

    Suitable applicants who are shortlisted will have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

    Please click here for more information.

  • Course Schedule

    The total course duration for the Specialist Diploma is 300 hours covering 8 modules. Participants will take the 8 modules over one year, leading to 2 Post Diploma Certificates. Participants are required to return to NYP once a week for classroom lessons and will spend the rest of the work week at the workplace.

    • User Experience
    • Designing for e-media
    • Branding
    • Design Business Strategy and Development
    • Design Thinking
    • Workplace Professionalism
    • Project Management
    • Company-Specific Project Work
  • Course Fees And Funding

      Post-Diploma Certificate in Design Practice Post-Diploma Certificate in Workplace Skills (Visual Communication)

    Singapore Citizens (39 years old and below)

    $510.35

    $412.65

    Singapore Citizens
    Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (SME sponsored)

    $361.35

    $290.65

    Singapore Permanent Resident
    (PR) 1st Specialist Diploma (No subsidy for 2nd and subsequent Specialist Diploma)

    $1,308.35

    $1,065.65

    Full Fee - Unsubsidised

    $3,227.35

    $2,635.65

    * as of May 2016. Course fees for the 2017 run will be updated closer to enrolment date