DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER ENGINEERING (S53)
Full-time application is open to GCE 'O' Level / SPM / UEC / GCE 'A' 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)||1 - 7*|
|ii) Mathematics (Elementary / Additional)||1 - 6|
|iii) One of the following subjects:|
- Combined Science
- Computing / Computer Studies
- Design & Technology
- Electronics / Fundamentals of Electronics
- Engineering Science
- Physical Science
- Science (Chemistry, Biology)
- Science (Physics, Biology)
- Science (Physics, Chemistry)
|1 - 6|
* Applicants offering SPM / UEC qualification 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 : 2.5 years^
|i) General Paper (English Medium)|
Knowledge & Inquiry
|A - E|
|ii) H2 Mathematics||A - D|
|iii) H2 Physics||A - D|
^ - Admission to the 2.5-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|
|Advanced Manufacturing / Engineering with Business|
|Business Information Systems |
|Cyber & Networking Security / Network Security Technology|
|Electrical Engineering #|
|Electronics Engineering / Industrial Electronics Engineering #|
|Electro-Mechanical Engineering #|
|IT Applications & Development|
|IT Systems & Networks|
|Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Design / Mechanical & Electrical Drafting & Design|
|Mechatronics Engineering #|
|Rapid Transit Engineering|
|Robotics & Smart Systems |
|Security System Integration|
# Those with GPA of 3.5 or more and passed the Bridging Maths 1 (BM1) programme, or have obtained at least C6 grade in GCE ‘O’ Level Mathematics, may be admitted to the 2nd year of a 3 year course.
Nitec holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5.
|Building Servicing / Building Services Technology /|
Building Services Technology (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration) /
Building Services Technology (Mechanical & Electrical Services) /
Facility Technology /
Facility Technology (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration)
|Electrical Fitting & Installation /|
Electrical Installation & Servicing /
Electrical Technology /
Electrical Technology (Installation & Servicing)
|Electrical Technology (Lighting & Sound)|
|Electrical Power & Machines|
Electrical Technology (Power & Control) /
Electrical Technology (Power & Machines)
|Electro-Mechanical Servicing / Mechatronics /|
Mechatronics (Automation Technology) /
Mechatronics (Equipment Assembly) /
Mechatronics (Medical Technology)
|Electronics (Display Technology)|
|Electronics & Internet of Things |
|Electronics / Electronics Servicing /|
Electronics (Broadband Technology & Services) /
Electronics (Computer & Networking) /
Electronics (Computer Technology) /
Electronics (Disk Media) /
Electronics (Instrumentation) /
Electronics (Manufacturing) /
Electronics (Mobile Devices) /
Electronics (Video Technology) /
Electronics (Wafer Fabrication) /
Electronics (Wireless LAN)
|Electronics, Computer Networking and Communications|
|Facility Technology (Mechanical & Electrical Services)|
|Info-Communications Technology /|
Info-Communications Technology (Networking & System Administration)
|Info-Communications Technology (Cloud Computing)|
|Mechatronics & Robotics |
|Mobile Systems & Services /|
Info-Communications Technology (Mobile Networks & Applications)
|Social Media & Web Development|
Students with international qualifications should refer to the Entry Criteria for International Qualifications.
Find out more about course fees and financial assistance schemes.