About the Course

Combining biological and chemical sciences with engineering concepts, this course is the only comprehensive standalone diploma in Singapore that focuses on biologics manufacturing technology. This diploma prepares you to join the growing biologics manufacturing sector which produces pharmaceuticals including vaccines as well as medications against cancer, haemophilia and autoimmune diseases. You can look forward to a rewarding and dynamic occupation with great job opportunities and career prospects.

 

This diploma lets you...

Unravel the secrets of biologics and how they have altered the course of modern medicine and improved the lives of patients.

Operate, optimise and simulate processes in fully equipped high-tech biologics, pharmaceutical and petrochemical processing laboratories.

Experience an extended 31-week internship programme with leading biopharmaceutical companies - an opportunity borne out of years of partnership and trust.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    This course offers broad-based training which, together with the experience you gain from our internship programme, enables you to succeed in the biologics, chemical and pharmaceutical sectors. Singapore is actively building its capabilities in the research, development and manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals. With new and huge investments totalling $1.5 billion so far, you have plenty of career options, whether as a:

    • Process technologist or engineering assistant in operations, process and equipment design, plant safety, project engineering or process control

    • Technical expert in the sales and marketing of chemical, pharmaceuticals or medical products

    • Laboratory technologist in chemical/pharmaceutical quality control and research & development laboratories

    • Quality assurance specialist

    • Clinical trial executive in research institutes or hospitals

  • Further Studies

    NYP’s Diploma in Biologics & Process Technology opens doors for you to further your education at reputable local and international universities. Many of our graduates have also received advanced standing for undergraduate degree programmes at universities overseas, thanks to our close partnerships with these institutions.

    You can complete a degree in areas such as biological sciences, chemistry, chemical engineering, bioengineering, physics and even business and the arts.

    Our graduates have pursued degrees at: 

    Local universities

    • National University of Singapore
    • Nanyang Technological University 
    • Singapore Institute of Technology

     

    Australia

    • University of Queensland 

     

    United Kingdom

    • University of Birmingham
    • University of Manchester