Diploma in Food Science & Technology (DFST - S47)
Full-time application is open to GCE 'O' Level / SPM / UEC / GCE 'A' Level holders and ITE graduates.
G.C.E. 'O' Level / SPM / UEC Qualifications
Applicants must obtain:
i) the following GCE 'O' Level grades at not more than two sittings and
ii) 26 points or better for the net ELR2B2 aggregate
score (i.e. English Language, 2 relevant subjects and best 2 other subjects, including CCA Bonus points)
|i) English Language (as 1st Language)||D7*|
|ii) Mathematics (Elementary / Additional)||C6|
|iii) Any one of the following subjects |
- Combined Science
- Food & Nutrition / Nutrition & Food Science
- Physical Science
- Physics / Engineering Science
- Science (Chemistry, Biology)
- Science (Physics, Biology)
- Science (Physics, Chemistry)
* Applicants offering SPM / UEC qualifications must attain a minimum grade A+ to C / 1 to 6 for their Bahasa Inggeris (1119) / English Language.
SPM Grades A+ to C are equivalent to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6.
The JAE ELR2B2 indicates the net aggregate score of the
lowest and highest ranked students who were admitted to these courses in the JAE. These aggregate scores are meant as a reference for applicants applying to these courses, and do not constitute the admission scores for subsequent admissions exercises.
GCE 'A' Level Qualification - Course Duration : 2 years^
|i) General Paper (English Medium)|
Knowledge & Inquiry
|A - D|
|ii) H2 Mathematics ||A - D|
|iii) H2 Chemistry||A - D|
^ - Admission to the 2-year diploma course is based on merit.
Higher Nitec Qualification
Higher Nitec holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0.
Unless otherwise stated, the course duration of a Diploma course is 3 years.
|Relevant Higher Nitec|
|Biotechnology / Biochemical Technology|
Nitec holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5.
|Applied Food Science|
|Chemical Process Technology / Chemical Process Technology (Biologics) /|
Chemical Process Technology (Petrochemicals) /
Chemical Process Technology (Pharmaceuticals) /
Chemical Process Technology (Process Instrumentation)
Students with international qualifications should refer to the Entry Criteria for International Qualifications.
Find out more about course fees and financial assistance schemes.