About the Course

Are you fascinated by how visuals have the power to communicate a multitude of messages? Do you want skills to create similar work? Let your designs do the talking as NYP’s Diploma in Visual Communication course teaches you how images, symbols, typography, illustrations and more can communicate thoughts and ideas.

This interesting programme integrates various components of new media and design. Learn to identify and investigate communication problems in design and create imaginative and effective ideas and solution, plus, you’ll also gain skills that will allow you to pursue professional careers related to your field of study, or progress onto more advanced courses.

We provide three specialisations:

  • Visual Branding and Identity
  • Visual Design
  • Visual Merchandising

This diploma is for you if…

You love design and are creative, analytical, innovative and entrepreneurial, and wish to build skills that are valuable in a wide range of industries, including advertising, branding, marketing, and retail.


What You'll Study

What Awaits You?

Career Prospects

Look forward to exciting careers in design firms, advertising agencies, branding agencies, event companies, the retail sector and service-related companies. Today, you can find our graduates in companies such as:

  • BBDO
  • Chemistry 
  • DDB Group Singapore
  • Dentsu Singapore Charles & Keith
  • Design Bridge
  • Dentsu Aegis Network Asia Pacific
  • Fossil Group
  • Google
  • IKEA
  • LG Electronics
  • L’Oréal
  • Publicis Sapient
  • Robinsons
  • Singtel
  • The Face Shop
  • Why Brand Design 

Further Studies

NYP’s Diploma in Visual Communication opens doors for you to pursue a degree at reputable universities locally and overseas, with some offering advanced standing into their programmes. Our graduates have pursued degrees at the universities below.

  • Singapore

    National University of Singapore (NUS)

    Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

    Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)

    LASALLE College of the Arts

    Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

  • Australia

    Australian National University

    Curtin University

    Monash University

    Queensland University of Technology

    RMIT University of Technology

    University of Canberra

    University of New South Wales

  • United Kingdom

    Central St Martins College of Art & Design, London

    Coventry University

    Loughborough University

    Chelsea College of Art & Design

    Northumbria University

    University of Liverpool

    University of the Arts, London

  • Italy

    Domus Academy