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Diploma in Information Technology

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Course Introduction


IT Improves our Lives!

From Internet banking and online shopping, to communications and location-based services, businesses today are now investing in IT as a strategic enabler, relying on the Internet as a business platform.


Discover a myriad of exciting technologies in the areas of Smart Device Technology, Social Media, Cyber Security, Geospatial & Mobile App development, Cloud Computing, Big Data Analytics and Digital Entertainment. You will enjoy many opportunities to translate your creative ideas to reality in our innovation-driven environment.


Duration: Three academic years on a full-time basis.



ITplus+ Course

With a good foundation in software analysis, design, development and management, embark on technological innovations with specialized modules in:


  • Geospatial & Mobile Innovation
  • Social Media & Analytics
  • Information Security & Forensics
  • Digital Entertainment

Student Testimonial

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

Joshua Tan

Joshua Tan

Diploma in Information Technology with Merit

Class of 2013, Gold Medalist

- Lee Kuan Yew Award Winner

- Ngee Ann Kongsi Award Winner

- Recipient of National Infocomm Scholarship



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Career Prospects

IT opens doors to diverse and exciting career opportunities in industry sectors such as business, marketing, banking & finance, biomedical & health sciences, lifestyle, entertainment, networking and security. With NYP’s Diploma in Information Technology, our graduates can expect to enjoy dynamic and rewarding careers with industry leaders.

Graduates can enjoy career opportunities as:

Career Prospects


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Further Studies


Many of our graduates have gone on to excel in prestigious local and overseas universities.


Further Studies

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All Rounder Development Programme

  • Community Services and Youth Expedition
  • University Immersion & Overseas Exchange Programme
  • IT Professional Certifications such as Cisco Systems, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, Red Hat and SAP
  • National and International Competitions such as WorldSkills, Microsoft Imagine Cup, Singapore Cyber Conquest, InnovateIT, Cisco NetRiders and IT Youth Award
  • Industry Projects and Work Attachment



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