• Admission Requirements

    The minimum entry requirement is a recognized bachelor degree (or higher), preferably in IT, Business, Engineering or Mathematics. Relevant polytechnic diploma graduates with a minimum of 2 years’ related working experience would also be considered.

    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.

    The next intake for the course will be Apr 2018. Registration will open in Jan 2018. Please register your interest for us to notify you when the next intake is available for application.

  • Course Schedule

    This course offers three Post-Diploma Certificates (PDCs) of 150 hours each, from which course participants choose two PDCs for a combined total of 300 hours for the entire course.


    Lessons are conducted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

    For lessons that fall on a public holiday, course participants will be informed of the makeup lessons, where applicable.

    Some of the lessons will be conducted off-campus through facilitated e-learning.
    Course participants will be informed at the start of the semester.

    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Business Analytics (16 Oct 2017 to 4 Mar 2018)
    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Big Data Analytics (16 Apr 2018 to 2 Sep 2018)
    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Big Data Management (16 Oct 2017 to 4 Mar 2018)
  • Course Fees And Funding

    Fees Payable (S$)

    PDC in 
    Business Analytics#1
    (16 Oct 2017 to 4 Mar 2018)

    PDC in 
    Big Data Analytics#1
    (16 Apr 2018 to 2 Sep 2018)

    PDC in 
    Big Data Management#1
    (16 Oct 2017 to 4 Mar 2018)

    Singapore Citizen 
    (WTS Scheme)#2

    $167

    $184

    $167

    Singapore Citizen 
    (SME-Sponsored#3 / Mid-Career Enhanced Scheme#4)

    SC(SME): $306

    SC(MES): $296

    SC(SME): $335

    SC(MES): $325

    SC(SME): $306

    SC(MES): $296

    Singapore Citizen#5

    $443

    $487

    $443

    Singapore Permanent Resident#6

    $1181

    $1297

    $1181

    Others

    $2953

    $3242

    $2953

    #1 Choose two from the three PDCs offered.

    #2 Please refer to our Academy of Lifelong Learning & Skills page for more details on the Workfare Training Support Scheme.

    #3 Please download application form for SME Subsidy at our course application page.

    #4 Mid-career Enhanced Scheme for Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above.

    #5 Singapore Citizens aged 40 and below.

    #6 For 1st time applicant.
     

    Note

    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

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