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About NYP

Established in 1992, Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) offers quality education and training through 37 full-time diploma courses and common entry programmes, and a wide range of continuing education and training (CET) options.

Our Mission

Empowering Learners for Work & Life

Co-creating with Industry for Growth & Sustainability


Our Vision

The Innovative Polytechnic

A Nexus of Future-ready People, Learners & Industry


Our Values

Nurturing & Caring


Can-Do Spirit

Innovative & Enterprising


Our Strategic Goals

Nurturing Future-Ready Learners
  • Competency-based learning
  • Lifeskills as competitive advantage
  • Ownership of learning
Co-creating Value with Industry
  • Strategic industry collaboration
  • NYP360 value propagation
Committing to Sustainability
  • NYP as a living lab for environment sustainability
Engaging & Empowering Our People
  • Staff engagement and well-being
  • Ownership of capability development
Living Our Innovative & Enterprising Culture
  • Organisation transformation
  • The Innovative Polytechnic brand
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Annual Report

Our annual report summarises our activities between April and March each year.

View our latest annual report (PDF, 10.0 MB) Download

Our Centres

  • National Centre of Excellence for Workplace Learning (NACE)

    We empower every business to make workplace learning a part of their business for driving sustained growth and success.


    Singapore Institute of Retail Studies (SIRS)

    We empower the retail industry to innovate and grow towards the Future of Retail leveraging technology, through strategic partnerships and training solutions.


    Asian Culinary Institute Singapore (ACI)

    We empower companies and individuals to innovate and transform the F&B industry, through our comprehensive up-skilling programmes and network of experts.

  • Over the years, NYP has established a wide range of Specialist Centres and Centres of Excellence to provide our students with relevant hands-on training and skills during their course of study. A number of these Centres are set up in collaboration with our industry partners, allowing us to incorporate the industry’s needs into our curriculum.

    • By simulating the real-world environment in an institutional setting, we encourage applied learning and equip our learners with the most in-demand skills to stay ahead of the curve. 
    • If you are a journalist or media practitioner who needs insights or quotations from an expert, please refer to our Specialist Centres/Centres of Excellence and Subject Experts below. 


    SchoolCentre Name
    School of Applied Science
    • Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Plant
    • Secondary Pharmaceutical Technology Centre
    • Centre for Functional Food & Human Nutrition (Nutritional Analysis and Claims Validation Centre)
    • NYP-Shimadzu Innovation & Education (NYP-SHINE) Centre
    • NYP-Pall Centre of Excellence in Biologics Manufacturing Technologies
    • Centre for Aquaculture Diagnostics & Vaccines
    • Human Stem Cell and Chemical Biology Group
    • Pharmacy Training Centre
    • Sensory Evaluation Lab
    • Food Pilot Plant
    • Food Safety Centre
    School of Business Management
    • Business Research & Services Centre (BRSC)
    • Customer Experience & Analytics Centre (CEAC)
    • CareerLink
    • L’Rez Training Restaurant & Coffeeman Training Cafe
    • Media Hub & Studio
    • Omnichannel Retail Centre (OCRC)
    • Sport & Wellness Agency (SWagency)
    School of Design & Media
    • Games Resources Centre
    • Games Solutions Centre
    • Animation Studio
    • Motion Graphics Studio
    • Interaction Design Studio
    • NYP-Side Effects AP Visual Effects Lab
    • Design Entrepreneurship Centre
    School of Engineering
    • Additive Manufacturing Innovation Centre
    • Applied Research Group
    • Automation & Robotics Innovation Centre
    • Autonomous & Control Systems Centre
    • Autonomous Technology Innovation Centre
    • Avionics Systems Group
    • Biomedical Engineering and Materials Group
    • Centre for Applied AI
    • Centre for Digital & Precision Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Systems Group
    • Engineering Design Centre
    • Green Data Centre & Analytics Group
    • Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre
    • ICT Infrastructure & IoT Group
    • Manufacturing System & Software Engineering Group
    • Mechatronics & System Integrations Group
    • NYP-DSO Innovation Centre for ASIC
    • NYP-Essilor Concept Lab
    • NYP-NI Centre for Advanced Instrumentation Research
    • NYP-StarHub Centre for M2M Innovations
    • Operational Technology & Cyber-Security Group
    • Pervasive Computing Group
    • Robotics & Automation Centre
    • Smart Connected Solution Centre
    • Software & Immersive Media Group
    • Centre for Sustainable Engineering
    School of Health & Social Sciences
    • Health Sciences Simulation Centre
    • NYP-HiMSS Centre of Excellence (Healthcare IT)
    • NYP Centre for Connected Care
    School of Information Technology
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Advanced Analytics Innovation)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Ambience Intelligence)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Big Data & Analytics)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Connected Intelligence)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Cyber Security)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Intelligent City)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (Next-Gen Infrastructure & Services)
    • NYP-Centre for IT Innovation (UiPath Automation)