• Admission Requirements

    • A diploma from a local polytechnic or degree with minimum of 1 year of work experience, preferably in a related field.
    • Holders of other equivalent academic qualification from foreign institutions will be considered on a case-by-case basis. 

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

    Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on:

    • Evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience;


    • Supporting evidence of competency readiness.

    Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or proficiency test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

  • Course Schedule

    The course is 270 hours and comprises of TWO Post-Diploma Certificates. The programme can be completed in 2 semesters over a period of 12 months. Lessons are held two evenings a week, from 7pm to 10pm for each session. 

    Post-Diploma Certificate in Materials Management (135 hours)


    Warehouse Operations & Management


    Inventory & Cost Management


    Sourcing Strategies in Supply Chain Management


    Contemporary Issues in Supply Chain

    Post-Diploma Certificate in International Freight & Business (135 hours)


    International Freight Management & Trade Law


    Shipping Law & Applications


    Business Applications for Supply Chain Management


    Global Supply Chain

  • Course Delivery Methods and Assessment

    • 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 20% to 30% of the lessons will be conducted or available through e-Learning/self-directed learning mode. 

    Course assessment will consist of continuous assessment in the form of written tests, class participations, presentations, project work and end-of-semester examinations.

  • Course Fee

    Course Fees Payable (After Subsidies and Inclusive of GST)


    * Fee for 1st Post-Diploma Certificate (PDC)

    Total Programme Fee (comprises 2 PDCs)

    Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) recipient1



    SME-sponsored Singapore Citizen



    Mid-Career Enhanced Scheme for Singapore Citizen aged 40 and above



    Singapore Citizen below 40 years old



    Singapore Permanent Resident



    Fees quoted are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and change by MOE.

    * 1st PDC fee is payable upon successful enrolment.

    A supplementary fee of around $30 is payable for each PDC.

    1 Please refer to www.workfare.sg for more information on WTS.

    This course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit. Please click HERE for funding details. 

    MOE subsidy will not be applicable for students who repeat a module or semester.


  • Course Application

    The next intake for the course will be Feb 2019. Registration will open in Nov 2018. Please register your interest for us to notify you when the next intake is available for application.