Centre for Industry & Lifelong Learning

Nanyang Polytechnic's Centre for Industry & Lifelong Learning (CIL3) collaborates with government agencies and industry to identify SkillsFuture and CET courses for the workforce in key priority areas. Our full-time and part-time courses are industry relevant and cater to different spectrums of the adult learning community – from fresh graduates to working professionals across various sectors seeking to upgrade themselves or switch careers.

Get an overview of our 2022 courses here.

  • List of Courses

    Explore our industry-relevant courses in areas of chemical & life sciences, health & social sciences, business, engineering, design, information technology and interactive digital media.

    To choose from our wide range of programmes from short courses to advanced diplomas, just click on the schools below, or the “Find Out More” button to use the filter or search function.


SGUnited Skills (SGUS) Programme

SGUnited Skills Programme provides upskilling and reskilling to enhance the employability of learners. In addition to opportunities for work immersions and industry projects that provide real world training, learners also receive career advisory and employment facilitation to transit to the workforce. 


SkillsFuture is a national effort led by Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, to promote and encourage skills deepening and mastery so that every Singaporean can develop his or her potential to the fullest, in every job.

National Silver Academy

The National Silver Academy (NSA) is a network of post-secondary education institutions (PSEIs) (i.e. ITE, polytechnics, universities and arts institutions) and voluntary welfare organisations (VWOs) that offer learning opportunities for Singapore Citizens. 

Rojan Chitrakar
Course on Android Application Development

"I would like to commend NYP for a very well conducted course. Overall this course gave us a very go

Eve Yong
Specialist Diploma in Clinical Trials Management

"Despite having difficulties to juggle between my day job and school work, I enjoyed going to school

Poh Lay Hong
Diploma in Business Practice (Accounting)

"As a working mother to one kid, taking part-time classes through the Professional Development Centr