Diploma in Civil Engineering (DCE – S68)

EAE Guidelines

EAE Requirements

The Early Admissions Exercise or EAE is a yearly discretionary admissions exercise that allows SP to select and admit students based on their passion, interests and aptitude apart from academic grades. Learners of all ages are more engaged and tend to do well while pursuing a course they are passionate about.

If you are an O-level/ITE student or a working adult interested in enrolling via EAE, read on to find out more information about the assessment and selection process for this course:


Aptitude Test 

A test on general knowledge of Civil Engineering industry and Fundamentals of Mathematics and Sciences.



If you are shortlisted, you will be invited to an online or face-to-face interview. The interview will look at your ability to:
  • Articulate knowledge of the field of study and/or industry
  • Articulate interest in what they may want to do in the industry in future
  • Demonstrate interest in a particular area beyond that of a lay person
  • Demonstrate what they have done/how far they have gone to pursue this interest


Relevant Work Experience*

For the Diploma in Civil Engineering, examples of work experience/job roles include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assistant Engineer
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Assistant Quantity Surveyor
  • BIM Specialist
  • Building Construction Safety Supervisor
  • CAD Engineer
  • Green Mark Accredited Professional
  • Marketing Sales Executive
  • Resident Technical Officer
  • Site Supervisor
  • Technical Executive


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