DIPLOMA IN ENGINEERING WITH BUSINESS (S42)
SWITCHING BETWEEN STUDIES AND WORK TO A STRONGER SKILLSFUTURE
Alvin Wong who graduated from DEB in 2013 has received the National Infocomm Scholarship (NIS) offered by IDA to read Information Engineering & Media with Business Minor (IEM@ NTU).
Alvin was one of the seven students who took part in the 3 month Immersion Program in BTBU during his final year. He was an active member in the SP band and also participated in the SP Entrepreneur Bazaar.
After his ORD in 2015, Alvin worked in IDA as a permanent contract staff while he applied for the scholarship. His main responsibility was a tour educator to promote awareness of Smart Nation SG to local and foreign delegates and university students. He also conducted coding and 3D printing workshops for school children as part of the Smart Nation Outreach by IDA.