• Young Engineering Innovator Award Induction Bootcamp

    Date: 8 November 2019 (Fri)

    Time: 9am to 5pm

    Venue: NYP School of Engineering, S477

     

    Seats are limited, so sign up early!

     

    Time

    Event

    Venue

    9:00 - 10:00

    Induction & Ice-Breaker Games

    S.477

    10:00 - 10:15

    Snack Break

    S.477

    10:15 - 12:30

    Discovery Workshop

    S.477

    12:30 - 13:30

    Lunch with Student Advocates

    Koufu

    13.30 - 16:30

    Innovation Challenge

    S.477

    16:30 - 16:45

    Snack Break

    S.477

    16.45 - 17:00

    Award Presentation Ceremony

    S.477

Young Engineering Academy (YEA!)

Open to all upper secondary students, YEA! is a membership programme by NYP School of Engineering that offers the early advantage to secure a place in a diploma course before the O Levels.

Through YEA!, members will have the chance to discover their field of interest in engineering and build their portfolio for application to our Early Admission Exercise (EAE).

Finishers of YEA! are awarded the exclusive Young Engineering Innovator Award (YEIA) to recognise their passion for engineering. YEA! finishers receive bonus selection points for their EAE application.

 

5 Reasons to Say YEA! to Your EAE Advantage

  1. Gain the early advantage with EAE bonus points to secure a diploma course before your O Levels!
  2. Discover your field of interest in engineering to make an informed choice on your diploma!
  3. Make new friends from other schools who share the same passion for engineering as you!
  4. Get to know poly seniors to hear the inside scoop on student life at NYP!
  5. YEA! member privileges including exclusive member T-shirt and members-only invitations!

 

Check out the sharing by our YEA! finishers – recipients of our Young Engineering Innovator Award (YEIA)! 

  • YEA! Discovery Workshops

    Workshop

    Synopsis

    Up, Up and Away

    Attention aerospace fans! Come and learn principles of flight and various parts of an airplane. Design and construct a rubber-band powered airplane and challenge one another to see who will rule the air!

    Balancing Bicycle

    Challenge the forces of gravity and build balancing bicycles that will travel across a tight string. Perform bending moment calculations, explore how bicycle loading can affect its stability and speed!

    Robotics in Action

    Join us to appreciate have fun making a robot work! No prior coding skills needed, you will take on a journey to program a two-wheel robot. Leave the workshop ready to be a future robot creator!

    Build Your Own Chabot

    Build your very own chatbot for business in this hands-on workshop! Learn the basic concepts of a chatbot and you can even add Artificial Intelligence to your chatbot, no prior coding skills required!

    Nanomaterials for Smart Cities

    Come experience how nano & smart materials are shaping Smart Cities. Learn the fundamentals of materials and nanotechnology applications. Take to the science lab to synthesize and test materials!

    World of Smart Wearable

    Explore the world of wearable sensors for heart and brain signal monitoring. Be amazed by how wearables are used in healthcare to enhance the lives of elderly and handicapped!

    Operation Dog Fight

    Calling all air warriors! We need you to build and program a blimp (a.k.a. airship) to defend our airspace. Appreciate how software is key to building smart devices. No prior coding skills needed!

    Create a BalanceBot

    Ride with us on this fun and engaging workshop to build and program a sleek and miniaturised self-balancing robot. Learn the fundamental of electronics, algorithm, programming and robotic concepts!

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Q. What is the Young Engineering Academy (YEA!)?

    Open to all upper secondary students, YEA! is a membership programme by NYP School of Engineering that offers the early advantage to secure a place in a diploma course before the O Levels.

    Q. What is the Young Engineering Innovator Award (YEIA)?

    Finishers of YEA! are awarded the exclusive Young Engineering Innovator Award (YEIA). Marking the completion of our YEA! programme, this award demonstrates our YEA! finishers’ interest for engineering and builds their portfolio for application to our Early Admission Exercise (EAE).


    Q. How does achieving YEIA help in my Early Admission Exercise (EAE)?

    YEA! finishers who achieve the YEIA receive bonus selection points in their application of engineering courses at NYP School of Engineering during our Early Admission Exercise.

    Q. I want to say YEA! to my EAE Advantage! How do I sign up?

    Thanks for saying YEA! to your EAE advantage. Click to register your interest. We will contact you soon to share with you on our next intake. Look forward to seeing you!