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Diploma in Info-Communication Engineering & Design (DICD) JAE Code: S85

Overview Entry Requirements What You'll Study Your Future

Entry Requirements

Full-time application is open to GCE 'O' Level / SPM / UEC holders and ITE graduates.

G.C.E. 'O' Level / SPM / UEC Qualifications

Applicants must obtain the following GCE 'O' Level grades at not more than two sittings:

Subject Grade
i) English Language 1 - 7*
ii) Mathematics (Elementary / Additional) 1 - 6
iii) One of the following subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Combined Science
  • Computer Studies
  • Design & Technology
  • Fundamentals of Electronics
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • Science (Chemistry, Biology)
  • Science (Physics, Biology)
  • Science (Physics, Chemistry)  
1 - 6

* Applicants offering SPM / UEC qualifications must attain a minimum grade A+ to C / 1 to 6 for their Bahasa Inggeris (1119) / English Language.  SPM Grades A+ to C are equivalent to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6. 

Higher NITEC Qualification

Higher NITEC holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 2.0.

Relevant Higher NITEC

Duration (Year)
GPA >= 3.5

Duration (Year)

Business-Information Technology /
3 3
Electrical Engineering 3 3
Electronics Engineering /
Industrial Electronics Engineering
3 3
Information Technology 3 3
Network Security Technology 3 3
Security Systems Integration 3 3
Wireless Technology 3 3

NITEC Qualification

Relevant NITEC with at least GCE 'N' Level qualification Minimum GPA
Communications Technology 3.5
Electrical Installation & Servicing /
Electrical Fitting & Installation /
Electrical Technology (Installation & Servicing) /
Electrical Technology
Electrical Technology (Lighting & Sound) 3.5
Electrical Technology (Power & Control) /
Electrical Technology (Power & Machines) /
Electrical Power & Machines
Electronics /
Electronics Servicing
Info-Communications Technology 3.5
Multimedia Technology 3.5
Security Technology 3.5

JAE Cut-Off Points

The cut-off point (COP) indicates the ELR2B2 aggregate score (after deducting CCA bonus points) of the last student posted to the course(s) in the JAE.  

List of cut-off points

International Qualifications

Students with international qualifications should refer to the Entry Criteria for International Students.

Financial Matters

Find out more about course fees and financial assistance schemes.


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