Bright Future


Graduates of this diploma programme will be able to seek rewarding careers with government agencies such as HDB, BCA, URA, JTC, PUB, NEA, SLA and LTA in the development and upkeep of Singapore's civil engineering infrastructure and natural resources. Our graduates are also employed by civil engineering consultants to assist and support engineers and planners. Graduates also work with civil engineering and building contractors.

Over the years, many of our graduates have started their own businesses in many different areas: consultancy, inspection, contracting, management services, specialists subcontracting and materials suppliers for the built and natural environment. They are qualified to register under various trade categories with the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) when starting their businesses.


Our graduates can also pursue further studies at local and overseas universities for a degree in civil engineering or in various business options. They are typically given exemptions of at least one-year from their degree courses.






News & Announcements

DLA Visit to Gardens By the Bay – 13 Jan 2017

DLA toured the facilities and also learned about the installation and maintenance for the Splashpad water-play feature in the garden

DLA Visit to CPG and HDB – 13 Jan 2017

DLA final year students visited to CPG and HDB to interact with landscape professionals and raise their awareness of their future job scopes

DLA Visit to Dawson Estate - 8 Dec 2016

DLA Year 3 students were given a rare site show-round by our Advisory Committee Member Ms Tay Bee Choo, Deputy Director (Landscape Implementation Section) Housing Development Board on 18th October 2016

MICE Destination Marketing Contest, Taiwan - 4 Oct 2016

Students from DEPM won awards at Taiwan in MICE Destination Marketing Contest 2016

DLA Collaboration with URA - 27 Sept 16

34 DLA Final Year students collaborated with URA for their Final Year Project at Spottiswoode Park

Get Together @ Tampines Green - 26 Sept 16

Tampines Greenwood Get-Together is a one-day event planned by 2nd year DEPM students which was initiated by HDB on 24 Oct 2016

Anti Drug Abuse 2016 - 26 Sept 16

A group of DEPM 2nd year students help to plan and execute Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign oraganised by NCADA and CNB on 25 - 26 June 2016.