• Admission Requirements

    Applicants should have a recognised university degree or polytechnic diploma in electronics engineering, communications engineering, computer engineering, infocomm technology, information technology, computer science or other relevant disciplines. Other degree or diploma holders with relevant work experience may also apply.

     

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

    (i)  Evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience; OR

    (ii) Supporting evidence of competency readiness.

     

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

  • Course Schedule

    The Specialist Diploma in Advanced Networking is a 300-hour programme modularised into 2 post-diploma certificates (PDC):  

    • Post-Diploma Certificate in Software-Defined Networking
    • Post-Diploma Certificate in IoT Communication Systems

    PDC

    Module Title       

    Date  

    Time

    PDC 1: Software-Defined Networking

    Advanced Network Routing and IPv6

    15 Oct – 9 Nov 18

    Mon (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Wed (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Fri (6.30pm -9.30pm)

    Network Programmability and Virtualization

    19 Nov – 7 Dec 18

    Term Break17 Dec 18 -  1 Jan 19

    OpenFlow and Software Defined Networking

    2 Jan – 21 Jan 19

    Mon (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Wed (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Fri (6.30pm -9.30pm)

    Software-Defined Networking Project

    23 Jan – 27 Feb 19

    Semester Break : 4 Mar – 14 Apr 19

    PDC 2: IoT Communication Systems

    IoT Wireless Network Infrastructure

    15 Apr  – 15 May 19

    Mon (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Wed (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Fri (6.30pm -9.30pm)

    IoT Systems

    17 May  – 7 Jun 19

    Term Break10 Jun  -  21 Jun 19

    IoT Applications & Data Analytics

    24 Jun – 12 Jul 19

    Mon (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Wed (6.30pm – 10pm)

    Fri (6.30pm -9.30pm)

    IoT System Project

    15 Jul – 21 Aug 19

  • Course Fees And Funding

     

    Nationality *Fees Payable for PDC 1 *Fees Payable for PDC 2 Total Course Fee 

    WTS-Eligible Singapore Citizen

    $182.00

    $198.00

    $380.00

    SME-Sponsored Singapore Citizen

    $336.00

    $362.00

    $698.00

    MES-Midcareer enhanced subsidy for SC>=40 yrs

    $324.00

    $351.00

    $675.00

    Singapore Citizen's 1st AD and SD (SC<40)

    $486.00

    $527.00

    $1,013.00

    Singapore Citizen's - Subsequent AD and SD (SC<40)

    $486.00

    $527.00

    $1,013.00

    Singapore Permanent Resident's 1st AD and SD 

    $1,296.00

    $1,406.00

    $2,702.00

    Terms and Conditions apply. Fees quoted are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review by MOE.

    The following supplementary fees (subject to annual review and change) is payable.

    • Exam/Assessment fee of $5.35 per module  
    • Insurance fee of $1.70 per academic year