About the Course

The Diploma in Nursing (PCP) aims to equip students with knowledge and skills to make significant contributions to health and professional nursing practice. Nanyang Polytechnic is the only polytechnic in Singapore to offer the Diploma in Nursing (PCP).

What You'll Study

The prospects for nursing graduates are very promising. They will be eligible for registration with the Singapore Nursing Board which gives them the licence to practise as professional nurses.

Career opportunities are also numerous. Attractive opportunities await graduates in hospitals, polyclinics, specialist clinics, and organizations involved in clinical trials and research.

The diploma course provides graduates with the basis for further studies and specialisation in nursing at the School of Health Sciences and universities abroad. The School offers post registration programmes at an advanced diploma level in the disciplines of critical care, community health, emergency, gerontology, management, medical-surgical and mental health nursing, midwifery, nephron-urology, neuroscience, ophthalmic, oncology, operating theatre, orthopaedic and paediatric nursing.