If you are intrigued by graphic design and advertising that engage your senses, and passionate about experimenting with emerging media -- you are the fearless one we want.
You will be immersed in a dynamic environment -- from a rigorous curriculum to exploratory projects, authentic industry exposure and exciting collaborations.
Have opportunities to gain recognition by showcasing your works through exhibitions and publications, get mentored to win competitions, and seek challenges beyond the classroom with like-minded peers.
Our comprehensive programme exposes you to the many facets of experience and communication design -- graphic design advertising, branding, digital photography, illustration, video production and interaction design.
- Integrated curriculum which provides a firm grounding in design fundamentals and formal skills needed to think critically and solve problems creatively
- Insights into professional practice through engagements of practitioners and guest speakers in the industry, through life projects and through industrial training programme in creative industry
- A student-run integrated design agency called The Student Agency, which provides opportunities for students to work on live projects
- New, purpose-built learning spaces in the new Design School Building, with "home-based" Design Studios, workshops and photography studio that are practice-oriented teaching environments with multimedia facilities
Be part of the creative economy
There is a real need at this point in Singapore's creative history to provide lessons that deal with the practices in today's leading agencies. Making it a diploma level will significantly increase the standard of creativity as it will be taken more seriously. The syllabus covered by Singapore Polytechnic is relevant and vital to the growth and understanding of today's up and coming creative talents. Not only will they be able to compete creatively on a global level, they will also understand the industry better as they enter the working world.
Tay Guan Hin
Regional Executive Creative Director,
South East Asia and Global