Future Career and Studies

I can begin my career

As Singapore gears up to become a “smart nation”, DES graduates will be well placed to meet a strong demand for specialized manpower that helps introduce intelligence into processes and build a smarter world. Due to the multi-disciplinary course, DES graduates can seek employment in various sectors such as Engineering Services, Transportation, Healthcare Delivery or even Supply Chain & Logistics. Some roles that DES graduates can fulfil include:

  • Assistant Engineer
  • Associate Engineer
  • Product / Process / Project Development Engineering Assistant
  • Instrumentation Engineer
  • Application Development Engineer
  • Analytical Engineer
  • Project Planner
  • Specialist Engineer
  • System Engineer

I can further my studies

As a DES graduate, you may be offered direct entry/advanced standing at local and overseas universities respectively.

  • Nanyang Technological University
    • Accountancy and Master of Science (Financial Engineering)
    • Accountancy with a Minor in Strategic Communication
    • Art, Design and Media
    • Arts (Education)
    • Business
    • Business and Master of Science (Financial Engineering)
    • Business with a Minor in Strategic Communication
    • Chinese
    • Economics
    • Economics and Media Analytics
    • Economics and Psychology
    • Economics and Public Policy & Global Affairs
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Economics
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Minor in Business
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Second Major in Business
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering with a Second Major in Society and Urban Systems
    • English
    • English Literature and Art History
    • Environmental Earth Systems Science
    • History
    • Information Engineering and Media
    • Information Engineering and Media and Economics
    • Information Engineering and Media with a Minor in Business
    • Information Engineering and Media with a Second Major in Business
    • Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
    • Maritime Studies
    • Maritime Studies with a Second Major in Business
    • Materials Engineering
    • Materials Engineering and Economics
    • Materials Engineering with a Minor in Business
    • Materials Engineering with a Second Major in Business
    • Materials Engineering with a Second Major in Pharmaceutical Engineering
    • Mathematical Sciences
    • Mathematical Sciences with a Minor in Finance
    • Mathematics and Economics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering and Economics
    • Mechanical Engineering with a Minor in Business
    • Mechanical Engineering with a Second Major in Business
    • Mechanical Engineering with a Second Major in Society and Urban Systems
    • Philosophy
    • Physics / Applied Physics
    • Physics with a Second Major in Mathematical Sciences
    • Psychology
    • Psychology and Linguistics & Multilingual Studies
    • Psychology and Media Analytics
    • Psychology with a Second Major in Biological Sciences
    • Public Policy and Global Affairs
    • Renaissance Engineering Programme
    • Science (Education)
    • Sociology
    • Sport Science and Management
  • National University of Singapore
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Industrial Design
  • Singapore University of Technology and Design
    • Bachelor of Engineering (Major in Engineering Product Development or Engineering Systems and Design)
  • Singapore Institute of Technology
    • MEngTech & BEng (Hons) Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (Land)
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • BEng (Hons) Information and Communications Technology (Software Engineering)
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • B (Hons) Accountancy
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • MEngTech & BEng (Hons) Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (Building Services)
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • BEng (Hons) Information and Communications Technology (Information Security)
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • BEng (Hons) Pharmaceutical Engineering
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • B (Hons) Hospitality Business
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology
    • BA (Hons) Criminology and Security
      • Awarded by University of Liverpool
    • BPS Culinary Arts Management
      • Awarded by The Culinary Institute of America
    • BS in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation
      • Awarded by DigiPen Institute of Technology
    • BFA in Digital Art and Animation
      • Awarded by DigiPen Institute of Technology
    • BA in Game Design
      • Awarded by DigiPen Institute of Technology
    • BS in Computer Science and Game Design
      • Awarded by DigiPen Institute of Technology
    • BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering
      • Awarded by University of Glasgow
    • BEng (Hons) Aerospace Systems
      • Awarded by University of Glasgow
    • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Design Engineering
      • Awarded by University of Glasgow
    • BEng (Hons) Mechatronics
      • Awarded by University of Glasgow
    • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Design and Manufacturing Engineering
      • Awarded by Newcastle University
    • BSc Electrical Engineering & Information Technology
      • Awarded by Technical University of Munich
    • BEng (Hons) Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems)
      • Awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology - DigiPen Institute of Technology

For a full list of degree options and advanced standings at the local or overseas universities, please visit the Advanced Standing Database