• Admission Requirements

    To be eligible for the programme, the applicant must be a fresh polytechnic graduate (Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident), from Infocomm Technology, Information Technology,  Computer and Electronic Engineering or other related courses in one of the five local polytechnics. He / She has to meet the minimum requirements of the Earn & Learn Programme (ELP) and be employed by a participating company.

     

    Fresh polytechnic graduates are defined as individuals who are hired by the participating companies within 12 months of their graduation from the polytechnic (graduation date as stated on the Diploma certificate). This group includes existing employees with the participating companies who have graduated from the polytechnic within the same period. For male participants who need to serve National Service, the 12 month period will start from the ORD. Participants who are fresh Singaporean graduates will be eligible for a sign-on incentive of up to $5,000 (for Singapore Citizens only) when they are successfully placed on the Programme.

  • Course Schedule

    The Post-Diploma Certificates are:

    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Server and Network Systems
    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Cloud and Virtualised Infrastructure 

     

    PDC in Server and Network Systems Schedule Remarks

    Module 1
    Server Infrastructure

     

    Module 2
    Advanced Routing and Switching

     

    Module 3
    Infrastructure Security

    22 Sep 2017 to 12 Jan 2018

    Every Friday 0900 to 1730

    Term Break:
    16 Dec 2017 to 4 Jan 2018

    Module 4
    Enterprise Infrastructure Project

    Concurrent via OJT from
    22 Sep 2017 to 19 Jan 2018

     

     

    PDC in Cloud and Virtualized Infrastructure Schedule Remarks

    Module 1
    Infrastructure Virtualisation

     

    Module 2
    Cloud Infrastructure

     

    Module 3
    Software-defined Data Centre

    9 Mar 2018 to 29 Jun 2018

    Every Friday 0900 to 1730

    Term Break:
    2 Jun 2018 to 21 Jun 2018

    Module 4

    Converged Infrastructure Project

    Concurrent via OJT from
    9 Mar 2018 to 6 Jul 2018

     
  • Course Fees and Funding

     

    PDC in Server and Network Systems

    S$

    PDC in Cloud and Virtualised Infrastructure

    S$

    Earn  & Learn Specialist Diploma in Converged Infocomm Infrastructure 

    (Total Fees S$)

    Singapore Citizen 

    (SME-Sponsored) #

    366

    366

    732

    Singapore Citizen +

    532

    532

    1,064

    Singapore Permanent Resident ++

    1,420

    1,420

    2,840


    # For more information on SME Subsidy, click here
    + For 1st time applicant or subsequent applicant. 
    ++ For 1st time applicant. 

    Participants of the Earn & Learn Specialist Diploma will not need to pay any course fees. Since this is a company-sponsored programme, the course fees will be borne by their employers.

     

    Note

    The course fees will be reviewed by MOE on an annual basis and adjusted accordingly.

    The following supplementary fees (subject to annual review and change) will be charged:

    • Exam/Assessment fee of $5.35 per module 
    • Insurance fee of $4.30 per academic year