One Diploma - A World of Possibilities

Imagine a world where your creative ideas are nurtured, and your talents are honed. The Media, Arts & Design School is where your creative journey begins. Our multi-disciplinary diploma opens doors to endless possibilities, empowering you to reimagine, transform, and leave your mark in communities and the world.
  • Singapore's only multi-disciplinary diploma for creative industry professional
  • Experience the award-winning Foundry programme
  • Choose from seven different specialisations
  • Work and learn from leading industry players
  • Grab opportunities for overseas travel, industry placements, and more
  • Join the winning team


Through immersive and experiential opportunities, such as working on real-world client projects, internships, workshops, site visits and study trips, you’ll be able to flex your creative muscles, learn from industry professionals and gain hands-on experience to give your career a head start.industry_collab2
In your first semester, you’ll begin with our award-winning Foundry programme to build your foundational skills and knowledge across the media, arts and design industries and equip you with essential skills like storytelling, creative design, and an entrepreneurial mindset. Additionally, your choice of two pre-specialisation modules will give you a preview of the specialisations, so you will be better equipped to select the perfect fit for your talents and interests.




Foundry Programme

Before you determine your specialisation, you will spend a semester studying the Foundry and Taster Modules. These foundational skills and knowledge have wide applications across the media, arts and design industries.

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Animation & Games (AG) - New!

That game that you couldn’t stop playing? The one that transported you to another world altogether. You could make the next one. Craft the next generation of immersive online experiences, animation and games that will capture the attention of millions.

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Creative Community Engagement With Psychology (CCEP) (Formly Applied Drama and Psychology)

Are you interested in reaching out to people to understand them? Do you have a passion to work with different and diverse segments of society, like the young, the seniors, the vulnerable or the general public? It’s all about finding out more about them and empowering them to create change.

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Digital Media & Communications (DMC) - New!

Have you been captivated by videos on social media? Do you want to create content that touches other people? Do you believe in the power of media? It is time to learn how to harness that power to help organisations and businesses reach out to the public.

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Story & Content Creation (SCC)

Are you captivated by a good story? It could be a great book, an action-packed movie, a tear-jerking soap opera or an insightful analysis of a new policy in the news. Stories are an integral part of communication, from journalism and documentaries, to drama and comedy.

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Experience & Product Design (XPD) - New!

What attracts you to a certain product? Does design matter? We often don’t think of design when selecting products, but subconsciously, how something feels, or how well it fits in your hand makes all the difference.

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Sound & Music (SM) - New!

Music and sound fills every part of our lives. Music is more than just entertainment, it is a form of expression, affects emotions and even our intellectual state. Music is a media for communication at a very primal level. Music is the primary focus of this specialisation: you will learn to compose, arrange, produce and manage musical and audio content for various contexts.

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Visual Communication & Motion Design (VCMD) - New!

Have you been attracted by moving images on a digital billboard? Do action scenes in movies make you gasp? It is almost impossible to hold attention these days without arresting visuals and designs. Are you interested in crafting visual and multi-media experiences that grab audiences and touch hearts?

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Our students’ works have been recognised in renowned competitions, such as:
  • Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards by Crowbar Awards, 2021, 2022
  • Popularity Award by [SG:SW I Write My Songs], 2022
  • Official Selection by New York Tri-State International Film Festival, 2021