Diploma in Perfumery & Cosmetic Science (DPCS - S38)
The Science that Invokes the Senses
The Diploma in Perfumery & Cosmetic Science (DPCS) is where innovation and creativity intertwine to create enchanting possibilities in fragrance and cosmetic formulation.
A holistic learning experience
Our integrated approach ensures an immersive and hands-on learning journey through in-depth lectures, internships, and collaborations with industry partners, empowering you to acquire practical skills and valuable industry insights.
Perfumery and Cosmetic Science Centre: Where innovation thrives
At the heart of our programme lies the cutting-edge Perfumery and Cosmetic Science Centre. This facility shapes your learning experience through three core pillars:
- Conceptualisation: Foster Creative Thinking
Employ design thinking to develop innovative formulations that address genuine user needs.
- Crystallisation:Transform Ideas into Reality
Bring your dreams to life by creating formulations or extracting natural ingredients.
- Communication: Realise Aspirations
Showcase your ideas to industry stakeholders for a chance to actualise your formulations in the market.
A lucrative and promising career ahead
The realm of fragrance and cosmetics is not only alluring, but also profitable and stable. At DPCS, you’ll be empowered with skills and expertise to flourish and take hold of opportunities that beckon from every corner of the globe.
Ever wanted to concoct captivating formulations? Join the Diploma in Perfumery & Cosmetic Science course and immerse yourself in this alluring field.
Accolades and Industry Recognition
- The course is the only diploma programme in Singapore that provides training in chemistry with perfumery and cosmetic applications
- We are accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), UK
- Asia's first Perfumery & Cosmetic Science Centre is housed in our school
Perfumery and Cosmetic Science Centre
Singapore Polytechnic Optometry Centre serves as the clinical training facility for Optometry students. There are 15 fully-equipped consulting and special examination rooms.
What You Can Expect
- Immerse yourself in our cutting-edge Consumer Chemicals Technology Centre and Perfumery & Cosmetic Science Centre
- Collaborate with industry partners to gain practical experience in creating perfumes, cosmetic products, and extracting essential oils
- Benefit from internships with perfumers, chemists, and product formulators in reputable chemical companies, fragrance houses, and fast-moving consumer goods companies
- Earn recognition from the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) in the UK for your achievements
- Enjoy direct entry and advanced standing to renowned local and overseas universities. Find out more about your further study options here
- Explore a wide array of career options and pathways here