About the Course

Common Science Programme is for you if you want to...

  • Immerse yourself in the world of applied science for one semester and discover your interests before picking from the five courses covering food, healthcare, manufacturing of biologics, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.
  • Embark on exciting and inspiring learning journeys with brand name companies, and gain insights into opportunities for careers and further studies while you explore your area of interest.
  • Discover your interest, passion and aptitude through the holistic student development and career guidance programme.

This programme lets you…

  • Make an informed choice on the diploma and career best suited for you, after exploring all options in the first semester.
  • Acquire skills required in applied science through an agile and engaging curriculum that reacts swiftly to industry changes.
  • Gain a unique learning experience, where knowledge and skills from multiple disciplines are concurrently applied in a dynamic, integrated learning environment.
  • Cultivate life skills such as innovation, critical thinking, interpersonal and collaboration skills through project-based learning.

What You'll Study

  • What's Next

    At the end of Year 1 Semester 1, you will be able to make an informed decision to pursue any one of the following as your preferred diploma from Year 1 Semester 2 onwards:

  • Further Studies

    Our graduates can pursue degrees at:



    • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
    • National University of Singapore (NUS)
    • Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)


    Overseas Universities:

    • Australia National University (AUS)
    • Curtin University (AUS)
    • Deakin University (AUS)
    • Griffith University (AUS)
    • Flinders University (AUS)
    • Monash University (AUS)
    • The University of Queensland (AUS)
    • University of Melbourne (AUS)
    • University of New South Wales (AUS)
    • University of South Australia (AUS)
    • University of Sydney (AUS)
    • King’s College London (UK)
    • Newcastle University (UK)
    • The University of Nottingham (UK)
    • University of Birmingham (UK)
    • University of Dundee (UK)
    • University of Manchester (UK)
    • University of Reading (UK)
    • University of Sheffield (UK)