Testimonials

Take a look at what our past graduates, and industry partners have to say:

Adrian Mak Diploma in InfoComm and Digital Media (3rd Intake) Consultant, NCS Pte Ltd

"The Diploma in InfoComm and Digital Media (System Admin and Networking) is most ideal for anyone who is looking for a career in the area of System Administration and Networking. The modules covered have provided me with enhanced knowledge on Cloud and Server administration as well as in depth knowledge on CISCO network. I came to the course looking to build a foundation in CISCO Networking. After the course, I felt I understand the whole ethos to CISCO Networking and can now implement/relate to my work. Content and presentation used by the Lecturers were consistently of high quality and engaging. Most importantly, each lesson provided an excellent review of the challenges and opportunities inherent in each area – while challenging us to clarify and find our own answers. I feel that all the teaching pedagogy and the presentation materials were extremely good. Indeed an awesome 2.5 years well spent gaining new knowledge and new friends!"

Alvin Gwee Diploma in InfoComm and Digital Media (4th Intake) IT Support, Trainer

"For someone who is looking for a timely upgrade on the latest IT skillsets, I find the part-time Diploma in Infocomm and Digital Media (IT Network and System Administration) course in NYP most suitable. It has substantively enhanced my knowledge of Cisco networking devices, Open System Linux Administration (RedHat Enterprise Linux, bash programming) and Microsoft Server systems. Other modules such as IT Services and Management further grounded me in good project-leadership qualities plus soft skills best practices that I find indispensible in my work as a well-rounded modern-day IT professional. Overall the course has better prepared me for the IT challenges ahead."

Benny Wong Diploma in InfoComm and Digital Media System Administrator, Speedmark Air Transportation Pte Ltd

"Diploma in Infocomm and Digital Media course is a must for all new or existing IT Network and System Administrator. This course further enhanced ‎my knowledge on CISCO Network and Microsoft Windows Severs. The cloud computing modules equipped me with knowledge, skills and techniques in planning, installation and configuration of virtualized IT infrastructure. As such, I am able to present this alternative means of providing IT services to the company’s management."

Jason Chew Diploma in InfoComm and Digital Media Product Engineer, Asis Technologies Pte Ltd.

"This part-time diploma course contents are evenly distributed through the 2.5 years. It ‎greatly enhanced my knowledge on IT and upgraded me from an IT novice to an IT ‎practitioner. The modules on Networking gave me a strong foundation on CISCO ‎network equipment. Others modules such as like Green Computing Technologies, Information Security and Cloud ‎Computing, exposed me to other aspects of IT. I acquired more confidence in IT, enabling me to better interact with customers and other IT colleagues. This course is definitely ‎recommended for those who wish to pursue a career in the IT Infrastructure Operations and Support."

Chua Tze Heng Specialist Diploma in Information Security (15th Intake) Senior Engineer, Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing Ltd

"This extremely comprehensive program has given me the advantage of understanding security from all unified industries, enabling me to take the concept (CIA -Confidentiality, Integrity & Authentication/Authorization) and think of areas that i need to focus on to make my environment/organization more secured. The lecturers are knowledgeable, approachable & committed in imparting their skills and knowledge. It is a must-do course for every professionals/managers who are serious about IT Security."

Solomon Chong Specialist Diploma in Information Security (15th Intake) Executive Engineer, Land Transport Authority

"I had a great time of learning throughout the duration of the course, through textbook theory and lots of experience sharing. The lecturers and Industry players gave their insights and helped me to gain a better understanding of all the domains being presented. This was definitely beneficial to me especially in the preparation for my CISSP examinations. With the knowledge gained from this course, I can better prepare myself for the challenges ahead in the IT security arena."

Francis Mahendran Specialist Diploma in Information Security (15th Intake) IT Governance Consultant

"I find the Specialist Diploma in IT security at NYP, the most comprehensive and convenient course designed for working IT professionals. I would recommend this course for anyone who wants to step into the world of IT Security."

Lim Chin Choon Specialist Diploma in Information Security (6th Intake) Senior Systems Engineer, Wyeth Nutritionals

"This course has equipped me with valuable information on how to protect an organization's information asset by assessing and evaluating the three main areas: Data and Network Security, Application Security and Security Administration. Most important of all, students can apply the knowledge (theory) learned during the practical workshop as well as in the final project."

Chua Tian Sheong Specialist Diploma in Information Security (6th Intake) System Engineer, PSA

"I have benefited much from the course in terms of IT security knowledge. What I have learnt is still useful in my daily work such as security of server, etc. The hands-on portion of the course is good. Practices are the best way to understand theories. I managed to successfully complete the course despite my demanding work schedule."

Maurice Yu Specialist Diploma in Information Security (6th Intake) Senior Consultant, Networking, Private Network Solutions Division NEC Solutions Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

"This course focuses on the theoretical as well as the practical part of IT security. NYP managed to find the right balance between theories and practices. I must admit that it is one of the most challenging and rewarding courses I ever attended. This course provides me with a solid foundation to move on to the ever changing IT security career."

Elsie Ong Hong Khim Specialist Diploma in Information Security (5th Intake) Head of Network & Service Support, Global Network Management Centre, Equant

"I like the way the course is structured; almost half the lesson time is dedicated to practical sessions. This gives me the opportunities to have hand-on experience on areas that I have no exposure on. The course has helped to broaden my view on IT security. It has also aided in my subsequent achievement of the CISSP certification."

Elson Tan Specialist Diploma in Information Security (5th Intake) System Administrator, Corporate Information Department, DSO National Laboratories

"As a IT professional for more than 10 years, with an industrial diploma certificate, I recognise the importance of both qualifications and experience. My manager fully supported my application and Nanyang Polytechnic has given me the opportunity to participate in the Specialist Diploma in IT Security programme. The course provides me with skills and knowledge coupled with hands-on learning that I can apply in my professional career. The security workshops and presentations bring together working professionals, to identify and share experiences with each other. This contributes to the learning experience and was very beneficial. I thoroughly enjoyed the course and found the experience interesting and very rewarding. I believe that the programme also opens up opportunities for further education and career advancement that enables us to continue on a journey of life-long learning."

Chiam Hock Seng Specialist Diploma in Information Security (4th Intake) Deputy Director (Hosting Support), Singapore Telecommunications Ltd

"It is a comprehensive course, touching the 3 key security areas [Data and Network Security, Application Security and Security Administration & Management]. Especially good for beginners and intermediate."

Roger Wong Specialist Diploma in Information Security (5th Intake) Director, Raco Technology Pte Ltd

"The course helps me gain a full perspective of IT security. It gives me the confidence in pushing ahead our company plan to go into the IT security business. Our company deals with IT security appliances and services."

Zillur Rahman Siddiqui Specialist Diploma in Information Security (3rd Intake) System Engineer, Thomson Asia Pacific Holdings Pte Ltd

"My Manager told me he has given me more increment compare with other colleagues. After I have done this course this is one of the advantages I get from the Specialist Diploma in IT security and I am planning to do some further study in this field. I am sure this course is very good and I get knowledge from all of the lecturers who taught me in various areas. I like to specially thank Mr Steven for his guidance on my project."

Wong Ngie Keong Specialist Diploma in Information Security (3rd Intake) Technical consultant, Business Services Department, StarHub

"Customer are worried about security because of so many virus attacks on their systems. As a security consultant I must give them confidence by knowing the best ways to protect them. From the course, I learnt the latest technologies from data and network, software protection and security management. For example, tools like cryptography, virtual private networks and wireless security, and the methods of Internet attacks and defences. I have gained a better understanding of how to design, roll out and assess these different security solutions. For example, I can emphasise that IT security is a long-term commitment. You have got to have a Plan, Do, Check and Act process."

David Aw Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Deputy General Manager, Technical Information System Department Pacific International Lines Pte Ltd

"This is an extremely comprehensive and hands-on programme. Going through the course has given me better understanding of mobile technologies, especially in the security aspect. It was challenging at first for me to develop expertise in three main mobile applications development platform (Android, iOS and Windows Phone) within six months but I had overcome it with the help of committed course instructors who were very approachable and well-versed in their knowledge. I would certainly recommend this course for anyone who wants to acquire more knowledge on mobile computing and security."

Aston Low Chiu Hwa Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Windows Servers Administrator Optimum Solutions (S) Pte Ltd (attached to work under Deutsche Bank Group)

"This course has equipped me with a good foundation in mobile computing, which includes coding of native apps, implementing mobile security and even the management part of enterprise mobility. I’ve also had a better understanding of the mobility landscape, market needs, opportunities and challenges that will allow me to identify, provision and manage mobile applications to extend the reach of the organization. I’ve enjoyed the course and valued the interaction with Lecturers, which has also allowed us to learn from their experiences. I believe the programme will open up opportunities and career advancement for both employers and employees."

Chew Shu Feng Mabel Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Customer operations service quality manager, technology infrastructure

"This course covers mobile application development in the 3 native platforms (ie Android, iOS and Windows phone) and also covers enterprise mobility and security. It is broad-based and yet covers enough depth to enable us to develop adequate skills in mobile application development and have a good understanding of mobile management and security at the enterprise level. The course provides us the diverse skillsets and knowledge to help us navigate the ever-changing landscape of mobile technology. This course has definitely broadened my view and enabled me to identify more opportunities available in the mobile computing space. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone who is interested to learn more about mobile computing or who is looking to leverage on opportunities in mobile computing technology."

Vinodh Kumar Singh Pandarinath Specialist Diploma in Mobile Computing Lead Systems Analyst, Information Services StarHub

"This course helped me acquire deep knowledge on the development technologies in all the three native apps (Android, iOS and Windows Phone). After this course, I am now confident to develop a mobile app on my own. The lectures covered the technical knowledge, expertise to design, develop and manage mobile strategies, services and applications. The Lecturers were very detail and patient. Being from a programming background, it was an enjoyable and smooth learning journey for me. The hands-on programme also ensures that the curriculum is rigorous and individuals can learn and apply in a practical manner. The second part of the post diploma focus mainly on the enterprise and security modules emphasizing the enterprise and security implementation for a mobile app. This module prepares and equipped me with the skills to develop a cross platform mobile application. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn about mobile computing and develop practical skills that will enable you to turn your ideas into applications."

Joshua Tan Diploma In Information Technology (With Merit)(Class of 2013) Lee Kuan Yew Award Winner Ngee Ann Kongsi Award Winner Recipient of National Infocomm Scholarship

"Under the knowledgeable and helpful lecturers, I have been immeasurably inspired, and greatly challenged in my time here at NYP."

Jeff Hong Min Teck Diploma In Business Informatics (With Merit)(Class of 2013) BSc Information Systems Management, MSc Information Systems, Singapore Management University Entrepreneur, Epitomist Pte. Ltd., UXArmy Pte. Ltd. Food Champs Pte. Ltd.

"The NYP experience has inspired me to run my own IT company providing technology solutions to small and medium businesses."

Kathy Boey Diploma In Business Enterprise IT (With Merit)(Class of 2013) Recipient of Singapore-Industry Scholarship Undergraduate, Information Systems Management, Singapore Management University

"I’m grateful to be given the chance to participate in InnovateIT, a business IT competition, where we applied what we have learnt into our competition entry."

Vernon Cher Diploma In Business Intelligence & Analytics (Year 2)

"There’s a lot more emphasis on hands-on work and projects, where we get to apply what we have learnt. We also picked up important interpersonal skills along the way."

Ansley Chua Diploma in Information Technology (Class of 2015) Offered a place in Singapore Management University Bachelor of Science (Information Systems Management) Recipient of National Infocomm Scholarship – Fast Track Bachelors – Master Scholarship

“I started out my journey in NYP via the Direct Polytechnic Admission exercise 3 years back and it was the best decision I've ever made. With NYP’s strong ties with industrial partners such as Microsoft and Starhub, NYP was able to provide me with countless opportunities to interact with the working world. Despite all the challenges I've faced over the years, I'm glad to have joined NYP, where I’ve met my course-mates who helped made this an unforgettable and enriching journey. Ultimately, it was the dedication given by the lecturers who are willing to nurture students, as well as helping them reach their full potential . ”

Chew Rong Kang Diploma in Information Technology (with Merit)(Class of 2015) Recipient of NYP Scholarship, Recipient of NCS Pte. Ltd. Gold Medal, Lee Kuan Yew Award & Recipient of IDA National Infocomm Scholarship (Full Overseas)

“Choosing Nanyang Polytechnic School of Information Technology was the best choice I’ve made. The school has provided no lack of opportunities to learn and excel for those who are willing to embark on them. I personally think that the most valuable thing NYP has to offer are its excellent industry connections – it was through the school that I found out and eventually joined student organisations, such as the Microsoft Student Partners, which opened a whole new set of doors for me. Of course, the excellent guidance of NYP SIT lecturers helped me to learn to achieve. They had helped me in learning to apply the skills that I’ve acquired while doing my Diploma, into industry projects and competitions such as the WorldSkills. ”

Wong Kang Fei Diploma in Information Technology (with Merit)(Class of 2015) Recipient of NCS Pte. Ltd. Bronze Medal, Offered a place in National University of Singapore, Computer Science & Recipient of University Engineering Scholarship.

“My life in NYP has been fulfilling and memorable. Of course, no doubt there are more than handful of opportunities for students who are willing to take up the challenge, aside from its excellent academic structures. I should also mention that the staff and lecturers are extremely friendly and approachable! Even after I've already graduated, I still greet them as old friends! I would also like to share my motto to all my juniors or future juniors: Follow your own heart! Discover your inner passion, go for it and live without regrets! It's not only about the grades that you should care for, but your desire to learn. Always keep yourself open-minded and optimistic, you'll find yourself achieve so much more than the others! ”

Tan Chee Wei Diploma in Information Technology (with Merit)(Class of 2015) Recipient of NYP-International Scholarship, Recipient of NCS Pte. Ltd. Silver Medal, Recipient of SMU ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship, Offered a place in SMU BSc Information Systems Management

“The breadth and depth of knowledge during my course of study in NYP had allowed me to think critically and to solve problems with innovative approach. It was challenging yet exciting and fun at the same time. Besides that, the holistic learning environment in NYP served as a complement to my learning experience. I was highly encouraged to step out of my comfort zone during my studies. With the participation in IT competitions, research projects, networking sessions and community services, these opportunities broadened my perspective and extended my learning experience beyond the classroom. My 3-year journey in NYP would not have been possible without the people I’ve met here. Heartfelt thanks to all my lecturers and friends who made this a memorable experience. ”

Li Kang Zheng Diploma in Information Security (with Merit)(Class of 2015) Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship, Recipient of CSIT Gold Medal & Offered a place in SMU Information Systems Management Recipient of SMU Scholars Program

"The past three years have been memorable and enriching for me. I am thankful for the many opportunities given to take part in competitions, seminars and workshops. These opportunities not only helped to reinforce the things that I’ve learnt in school, but have also exposed me to new technologies. The journey was not smooth sailing throughout, but I am grateful for the guidance and support from my lecturers. I also treasure the friendships and bonds forged with my fellow schoolmates."

Paul Low Seng Wai Diploma in Information Security Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship,/content/dam/nyp/schools-course/sit/scholarships/testimonials/adrian-mak.jpg Offered a place in National University of Singapore, Information Systems & Recipient of CSIT Undergraduate Scholarship

“The 3 years spent in NYP pursuing the Diploma in Information Security has been rewarding & satisfying. I have no doubts or regrets entering NYP whatsoever. NYP School of Information Technology provided us with many opportunities to learn and grow through competitions, internships, workshops or projects. NYP's lecturers are also very encouraging, friendly and supportive, making the learning environment comfortable and welcoming. I would like to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude to NYP and CSIT. "

Yeo Cheng Hong Diploma in Information Security (Class of 2015) Recipient of CSIT Nanyang Mid-term Scholarship, Offered a place in Degree of Information Security at NUS & Recipient of CSIT Undergraduate Scholarship

“I am very glad that my decision to pursue the Diploma of Information Security in NYP turned out to be very fruitful, fulfilling and enriching. It greatly widened my horizon and deepened my understanding of the world of information technology. The course was both captivating and intriguing and offered us many opportunities to put into practice what we have learnt. We were encouraged to take part in competitions, while striving for excellence in academic performance. I was given the opportunity to represent NYP in competitions such as: WorldSkills Singapore and Cisco NetRiders, etc. Through my participation in these competitions, I gained invaluable insights into the implementation of networks in the real-world and also improved in the various skills areas that I possess. "

Chong Hong Yun Diploma in Information Security (Class of 2015) Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship, Recipient of CSIT Undergraduate Scholarship & Offered a place in National University of Singapore Bachelor of Computing (Computer Science)

“NYP has provided me with a conducive environment to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge through lessons and it has also motivated me to explore further on my own. The 3-year journey in my course has been a fulfilling experience. I understood the nature of information security, not just in the technical sense but also from the governance’s point of view. I am appreciative of all the planning and effort put in by my lecturers to conduct interesting lessons and to help clear our doubts. I participated in competitions, took up diploma plus programmes, went for professional certifications, and more. All these enriched my experience in SIT and stretched my potential. I will be pursuing further studies at NUS, but I will never forget the experience here in NYP which has helped shape who I am today. "

Chia Wei Han Diploma in Engineering Informatics (with Merit)(Class of 2014) Offered a place at Bachelor of Computing at NUS & Recipient of SPRING Executive Development Scholarship

“During my three years in NYP, I was given numerous opportunities for self-development, both in IT skills and soft skills. I am honoured to have represented NYP in competing against teams from various JCs, polytechnics and ITE at the InnovateIT 2013 competition, where we clinched the championship title. I also had the opportunity to explore global and regional issues by taking on roles of delegates and diplomats from the 10 ASEAN countries at the Inter-Polytechnic Youth Model Asean Conference in 2012. Thank you NYP for the wonderful time during the three years!"

Lai Zhiyuan Diploma in Information Security (Class of 2014) Offered a place in Fast-track programme Bachelor of Computing(Computer Science) at NUS, Scientiae Magister in Computer Science at the Brown University, US & Recipient of CSIT Fast Track.....

“My choice to take a Diploma in Information Security at NYP has proven to be enriching and fruitful. During my final year of studies, I was given the opportunity to participate in the University Immersion Programme at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). With the strong technical skills that I have acquired during my course of study, I was able to contribute greatly to the research project and work well with the professor in-charge of the project who wrote a letter of recommendation for me. Besides participating in the University Immersion Programme, I was also given many opportunities to participate in various IT-related competitions. These competitions allowed me to apply what I had learnt in the curriculum to develop solutions or prototypes for the various challenges. In the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2014 competition organized by Microsoft Singapore, my team was honoured to be the champion of the Innovation Category and represent Singapore at the Worldwide Semi-Finals. I am very grateful to NYP SIT for all these opportunities and to the lecturers who have supported me along the way.."

Adrian Tan Guo Hua Diploma in Information Security (with Merit)(Class of 2014) Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship, Recipient of CSIT Bronze Medal, Offered a place at School of Computing, NUS & Recipient of Kent Ridge Undergraduate (Merit) Scholarship

“My three years of study at Nanyang Polytechnic has been an arduous but fulfilling journey. My lecturers were always willing to impart knowledge to keen students and to guide us whenever we were faced with challenges. I learnt many skills and knowledge in the field of Information Security which will certainly help me in my further studies. Not forgetting all my polytechnic course mates and friends who have made my journey in NYP such a fun and memorable experience. Cultivate a passion for learning, it will bring one far."

Elgin Lee Wei Sheng Diploma in Information Security (with Merit)(Class of 2014) Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship, Recipient of CSIT Silver Medal, Offered a place in NTU-Georgia Tech Integrated Programme in Computer Science/Computer Engineering Recipient of CSIT........

“Being in NYP opened up many doors and taught me to strive and be hungry for success. I was from the Diploma in Information Security, which has a perfectly balanced, carefully crafted course structure that reflects emerging technology and trends, and extremely dedicated lecturers bent on ensuring a quality education. I have picked up a wide array of skills ranging from high-level programming to low-level programming, networking skills and other soft skills such as communication and leadership needed to complete a project. Having amazing, helpful and collaborative course mates also enriched my experience beyond what I ever wished for. In NYP, there are many competitions, CCAs and interest groups that you can join. I chose to join a number of competitions such as WorldSkills and RedHat Challenge. The training provided to prepare me for the competitions was intense but I really learnt a lot. Never regretted, never looked back, eternally thankful to NYP and its lecturers."

Chua Jun Hau Diploma in Business Informatics (with Merit)(Class of 2014) Recipient of NYP International Scholarship, Recipient of Microsoft Gold Medal, Recipient of Microsoft Award for Outstanding Project, Bachelor of Computing (Information Systems)......

"This diploma opened many opportunities such as University Immersion Programme and Business IT related competitions that have fuelled my passion for IT. I firmly believe that IT can empower people to accomplish great things in a more productive manner. I now can leverage the powerful capabilities of IT to create a positive impact on society."

Kathy Boey Diploma in Business Enterprise IT (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Singapore Management University, BSc Information Systems Management, Undergraduate & Recipient of Singapore-Industry Scholarship (Ministry of Health)

“My three years in NYP have been fruitful with many opportunities ranging from competitions to community service. I clearly remember the opportunity to participate in a Youth Expedition Programme 2011 to Hainan. Through the programme, I met and worked closely with students from other schools. It was an invaluable learning experience that left me with many wonderful memories. I’m also grateful to be given the chance to participate in InnovateIT, a business IT competition, where we applied what we have learnt into our competition entry. Thank you NYP for the excellent journey!”

Nelson Tay Kai Xian Diploma in Engineering Informatics (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Nanyang Technological University, Bachelor in Computer Science, Undergraduate & Recipient of Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore(MPA) Scholarship.

“My three years in NYP was very fruitful. In the School of IT (SIT), I was overwhelmed by the opportunities given to me. Knowing my interest in research, my course manager encouraged me to apply for the A*Star Science Award, which I was delighted to receive. Through this I had the rare opportunity of working alongside a researcher at the Institute for Infocomm Research(I2R). SIT also offers various training such as industry certification courses, smartphone development courses and Calculus classes to help students further improve their skills and knowledge.”

Kwek Ming Hong Diploma in Information Security (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Bachelor in Computer Science, The University of Warwick (UK), Undergraduate & Recipient of CSIT Undergraduate (Overseas) Scholarship

“My three years in NYP was very fruitful. In the School of IT (SIT), I was overwhelmed by the opportunities given to me. Knowing my interest in research, my course manager encouraged me to apply for the A*Star Science Award, which I was delighted to receive. Through this I had the rare opportunity of working alongside a researcher at the Institute for Infocomm Research(I2R). SIT also offers various training such as industry certification courses, smartphone development courses and Calculus classes to help students further improve their skills and knowledge.”

Joshua Tan Diploma In Engineering Informatics (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Lee Kuan Yew Award Winner, Ngee Ann Kongsi Award Winner

“I joined Nanyang Polytechnic via the Direct Polytechnic Admission exercise. Upon my matriculation, I was given opportunities to participate in multiple IT-related competitions. These competitions further increased my depth of understanding in the topics that have been taught in the curriculum. In July 2013, our team represented Singapore in the Microsoft Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals in Russia. As the youngest competitors on the world stage, we were privileged to feast our eyes on the many wonderful projects that will someday transform the world in a profound way. Besides participating in competitions, I believe that the Diploma Plus modules that I’ve taken in the areas of mathematics and Linux administration have given me a competitive advantage over other budding IT professionals.”"

Goh Jing Loon Diploma in Information Security (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Recipient of CSIT-Nanyang Scholarship, Recipient of CSIT Bronze Medal, Recipient of IDA Scholarship & Study in National University of Singapore, Bachelor of Computing in Information Security

“Apart from providing a holistic education, Nanyang Polytechnic, School of Information Technology had also presented many opportunities to lay my technical foundations strong and stable, and also to keep myself relevant with the industry needs. I also had the chance to represent the school and Singapore at the Microsoft ImagineCup 2013 in Russia with my fellow teammates, where we had to compete against many university students around the world. The time at NYP was enjoyable and I would definitely relive it again anytime, given the chance! ”

Chuan Wen Bin Diploma in Information Security (Class of 2013) Bachelor of Computing Science (Hons), Top Student Award 2014 & 2015 & University of Glasgow

“Information Security course in NYP are equipped with relevant subjects that has prepared me well for my university studies. It has broadened my horizons with various program and attachment. I am grateful for the opportunities given to me by the school. The journey was never easy, but definitely beneficial as throughout the 3 years in NYP, it had nurtured a creative mind in me, gave me the courage and technical skills to overcome various challenges and obstacles that came in my academic studies. The course has groom me into a well-rounded IT student, proficient in various programming skills, which has enabled me to gain success in my university projects. I had a published research paper and it is being accepted into conferences. NYP SIT has played a very important part in my life, it is a milestone, an achievement and an entry to succeed further in life.”

Low Wei Ting Diploma in Financial Informatics (Class of 2013) Singapore Management University &
BSc Information Systems Management, Undergraduate

“Of my many experiences in NYP, I have enjoyed being part of the School of Information Technology Club (SIT Club) Executive Committee and the Singapore Computer Society Student Chapter the most. The SIT Club plans and executes exciting and enriching events for the school’s student body and I was privileged to be personally involved in planning some of the events. As an SIT Ambassador, I had the opportunity to meet and work with students from other institutions and IT professionals from the Singapore Computer Society Student Chapter. I am grateful for all these experiences that allow me to develop invaluable people skills. It has been a remarkable three years at NYP. In all, I greatly appreciate the hard skills, soft skills, and inspirations that NYP has given me. Thank you!”

Nelson Tay Kai Xian Diploma in Engineering Informatics (with Merit)(Class of 2013) Nanyang Technological University,
Bachelor in Computer Science, Undergraduate,
Recipient of Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore(MPA) Scholarship

“My three years in NYP was very fruitful. In the School of IT (SIT), I was overwhelmed by the opportunities given to me. Knowing my interest in research, my course manager encouraged me to apply for the A*Star Science Award, which I was delighted to receive. Through this I had the rare opportunity of working alongside a researcher at the Institute for Infocomm Research(I2R). SIT also offers various training such as industry certification courses, smartphone development courses and Calculus classes to help students further improve their skills and knowledge.”

Tan Choon Seng Diploma in Information Technology (with Merit)(Class of 2014) CEO/CTO of Cut Off Point LLP

“My journey in NYP was very enriching. It provided me with a holistic education that equipped me with not just technical skills but also soft skills like communication and presentation skills. Internship during my third year was also a totally new experience which allowed me to work alongside professionals in the industry. In NYP, I was given the opportunity to develop my ideas and make them happen. During my final year project, I participated in several competitions that set me thinking about first world problems and solutions that could impact the world around us. This whole experience sparked the entrepreneurship spirit in me and continues to motivate me to make a difference in our society.”