Why choose DISM @SP?
The threat has never been so real. The more we rely on the Internet to store and manage important information, the more we need to keep it safe from cybercriminals. Be a part of the elite force in keeping the Cyber World SAFE!
Being a DISM student gives you the competitive edge for a boost in your future studies and career. You can look forward to an interesting curriculum that covers offensive attacks, defensive methods and investigative skills.
To prepare you for both further studies and working life, the DISM curriculum covers the important areas of security technology, security management, information technology, law and teamwork and communications. In addition, you get to select one of two specialisations in your third year.
Security Incident Management
Forensics and Investigation
Cyber Wargame Centre
Just as soldiers are trained in the firing ranges before going onto the battle field, the new Cyber Wargame Centre will use cyber war-gaming approach to train our students in dealing with real-world security scenarios such as intrusion detection, incident response, forensics analysis and conducting remedial actions to mitigate the risks. Students build up their competence in effective teamwork, resourcefulness and working under pressure - key soft-skills of infocomm security professionals in the industry.
Get a head start in NUS
even before you graduate
Students who meet NUS’ programme criteria can choose join the NUS-Poly Preparatory Programme. This programme gives you the special opportunity to take one NUS module each in your second and third year of study here in SP. Imagine the chance to be immersed in University classes and interact with undergraduates well before your peers! Upon successfully completion of the programme, you will be eligible to enroll into NUS’ Bachelor of Computing degree programme through special admission!
Get yourself recognised
by the industry
Be on top of the game and get recognised by the industry through professional industry certifications. No other institutions are quite as ready as us to give you that extra competitive edge!
EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker
EC Council Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator
EC Council Certified Security Analyst
ThinkSECURE Organizational Systems Security Analyst
ThinkSECURE Organizational Systems Wireless Auditor
Oracle Certified Professional, Java Programmer
Red Hat Certified Engineer
Outstanding students with good academic results, strong leadership potential, and are active in CCA, can look forward to be awarded a scholarship:
Aiming to expand recognition of the IT Audit and Assurance, Security and IT governance disciplines/focus areas by educating students about standards, practices and certifications.
DISM is proud to be associated with the following partners: