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Diploma in Applied Chemistry with Materials Science (DACM) JAE Code: S37

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The Diploma in Applied Chemistry with Materials Science (DACM) is the first diploma in Singapore to focus on building a strong foundation in chemistry with emphasis in materials science. You will learn to apply chemistry into materials to develop advanced and innovative products and technologies, like biomaterials, nanomaterials, green materials and polymeric materials to improve our living standards.


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Science that innovates for better living

"I have always been intrigued by the mysterious and captivating properties of materials. The Materials Science course has benefited me a lot and it provided the answers to the mysteries behind the different materials and how they are applied to improve lives. The interesting learning journey has helped to develop both my technical competency and my outlook for the future. We owe a lot to our lecturers too who have made their lessons engaging and easy to understand by bringing in real-life examples and applications. I will always cherish the care and concern shown by my lecturers and classmates.”


Huang Jiemin
Materials Science Course Medallist 2015
The Institute of Materials (East Asia) Gold Medal recipient
Accepted to read Materials Engineering at
Nanyang Technological University


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