EAE Tips: Biologics & Process Technology (C49)

As the only comprehensive standalone diploma in Singapore focusing on biologics manufacturing technology, NYP’s Diploma in Biologics & Process Technology equips learners with the skills to operate and optimise processes in biologics, pharmaceuticals, and chemical processing. Graduates gain knowledge and practice in cutting-edge biopharmaceutical manufacturing technology, positioning them for exciting opportunities in the rapidly expanding biologics manufacturing sector. You can contribute to the production of essential pharmaceuticals, including vaccines and medications for cancer, haemophilia, and autoimmune diseases.

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Ideal applicant

Applicants should demonstrate:

  • Interest in science and engineering, especially in pursuing a career in biologics, pharmaceuticals and/or the chemical industry;
  • Experience in a school environment (e.g. through a CCA, a community activity or a class leadership position) where you worked on science projects or experiments, or in an external context (e.g. science competitions or online learning sites for science and technologies); and,
  • Leadership, teamwork, critical thinking, creative, self-improvement and collaboration skills to develop innovative and creative solutions in the science and engineering domains

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Shortlisted applicants will be assessed as follows:


If you are shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview to share more about your passion for the course with a panel of interviewers. You will be assessed on your interest, aptitude, and achievements in or outside school. The duration of the individual interview will be about 20 minutes.

Some questions which you may be asked during the interview include:

  • Have you taken part in any competition/CCA that is science-related?
  • How was your experience in doing science experiments or projects in school?
  • What aspects of biologics manufacturing fascinate you?
  • What motivates you to take on a career in biologics manufacturing?
  • What fascinates you in science and engineering-related topics?
Portfolio (Optional)

You should include in your portfolio any evidence and/or activities (e.g. science or technology-related competitions) that showcase your character and involvement (such as leadership skills)


Examples of what to include in your portfolio:

  • Testimonials
  • Certificates (e.g. academic, achievement and/or personal development)
  • Awards or participation in science-related competitions, both at school or national level
  • Evidence of science projects, (e.g. coursework or CCA)
  • Relevant learning journeys or Applied Learning Module (ApLM, formerly known as Advanced Elective Modules [AEM])
  • Evidence of leadership activities or roles

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