Applicants with any of the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:
1. Minimum of 3 GCE ‘O’ Level credits, including English, Mathematics and at least 1 year of relevant working experience;
2. NITEC with GPA ≥ 3.5 OR
GPA ≥ 3.0 and at least 1 year of relevant working experience;
3. Higher NITEC with GPA ≥ 2.0 OR
GPA ≥ 1.5 and at least 1 year of relevant working experience;
4. NITEC in Services / Technology with GPA ≥ 3.5 and at least 1 year of relevant working experience;
5. Higher NITEC in Services / Technology with GPA ≥ 2.0 and at least 1 year of relevant working experience;
6. Relevant WSQ Advanced Certificate (or higher), and at least 1 year of relevant working experience and Workplace Literary & Numeracy (WPLN) at Level ≥ 6.
7. Others - At least 2 years relevant work experience (subject to interview/assessment).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.
The course is 900 hours and comprises of FIVE Modular Certificates. The programme can be completed in 5 semesters or in 2.5 years. Lessons will be held three evenings a week, from 7pm to 10pm for each session.
Modular Certificate in Business Communications & Analytics (180 hours)
Oral Communication in Business
Effective Business Writing Skills
Word Processing & IT Presentation
Data Visualisation for Business
Modular Certificate in Financial Accounting (180 hours)
Accounting and Controls for Assets
Accounting for Businesses
Business Financial Reporting
Corporate Tax & GST
Modular Certificate in Auditing & Financial Reporting (180 hours)
Framework For Financial Reporting
Financial Reporting Standards
Internal Controls & Risk Management
Integrated Project- Controls & Risk Management
Audit Principles & Processes
Modular Certificate in Business Essentials (180 hours)
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
Modular Certificate in Financial Management (180 hours)
Introduction to Business Finance
Capital Investment & Working Capital Management
Corporate Finance Analysis
Capital Structure Analysis
- The course will be delivered using a combination of lectures, tutorial-based classroom discussions, individual and group research projects and case study-based learning.
- About 30% of the lessons will be conducted or available through e-Learning/self-directed learning mode.
Course assessment will consist of continuous assessments in the form of written tests, class participations, presentations, project work and end-of-semester examinations.
For a taster of lessons conducted through e-Learning/self-directed learning mode, you may click on the button below to apply for free e-learning on the topic Introduction to Inflation.
Nett Course Fees Payable (After MOE/SSG Subsidy)
Category *Fee for 1st Modular Certificate Total Programme Fee
(Consists of 5 Modular Certificates)
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizen
SME-sponsored Permanent Resident
Mid-Career Enhanced Scheme for Singapore Citizen ≥ 40 years old
Singapore Citizen < 40 years old
Singapore Permanent Resident
Full fee (without MOE subsidy) for *1st Module Certificate is $3,293.46 and total programme fee is $16,467.31.
* 1st Modular Certificate fee is payable upon successful enrolment.
Fees are subject to review by MOE/SSG on semestral basis.
This course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.
Please note that a supplementary fee of around $30 is payable in each semester.
Please click here for funding details.
MOE/SSG subsidy will not be applicable for students who repeat a module or semester.
The next intake for the course will be in April 2022. Registration will open in December 2021.
The course is 900 hours and comprises of FIVE Modular Certificates. The programme can be completed in 5 semesters or 2.5 years starting from mid-April 2022. Lessons will be held three evenings a week, from 7pm to 10pm for each session.