• Admission Requirements

    The Post-Diploma Certificate (PDC) courses are conducted according to the Polytechnic’s Academic Calendar :

    PDC in Infocomm Security and Digital Forensics

    Apr – Aug
    (Applications open in Feb)

    PDC in Cybersecurity Defence

    Oct – Mar
    (Applications open in Jul)

    Participants may apply to the course either in April or October.

    Applicants should be degree graduates in IT (or equivalent) or Polytechnic diploma graduates in IT (or equivalent) with a minimum of 2 years' relevant working experience.

    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 Cybersecurity is a part time course. Classes are conducted on every Monday, Wednesday & Thursday from 6.30pm to 9.30pm.

    • PDC in Infocomm Security and Digital Forensics: April - August
    • PDC in Cybersecurity Defence: October – March 
  • Course Fees And Funding

    Subsidy Type PDC in Infocomm Security and Digital Forensics
    (Apr - Aug)
    PDC in Cybersecurity Defence
    (Oct – Feb)
    Specialist Diploma in Cybersecurity
    (Total Course Fee)

    Singapore Citizen (SME-Sponsored)




    Singapore Citizen (aged below 40)




    Singapore Citizen (Mid-Career)




    Singapore PR




    Others (Non-subsidised Fees)




    The course fees will be reviewed by MOE on an annual basis and adjusted accordingly.