Diploma in Infocomm Security Management (DISM - S54)


Why choose DISM @SP?

The threat has never been so real. The more we rely on the Internet to store and manage important information, the more we need to keep it safe from cybercriminals. Be a part of the elite force in keeping the Cyber World SAFE!

Being a DISM student gives you the competitive edge for a boost in your future studies and career. You can look forward to an interesting curriculum that covers offensive attacks, defensive methods and  investigative skills.

Comprehensive Curriculum

To prepare you for both further studies and working life, the DISM curriculum covers the important areas of security technology, security management, information technology, law and teamwork and communications.

Cyber Wargame Centre

Just as soldiers are trained in the firing ranges before going onto the battle field, the new Cyber Wargame Centre will use cyber war-gaming approach to train our students in dealing with real-world security scenarios such as intrusion detection, incident response, forensics analysis and conducting remedial actions to mitigate the risks. Students build up their competence in effective teamwork, resourcefulness and working under pressure - key soft-skills of infocomm security professionals in the industry.

Get yourself recognised by the industry

Be on top of the game and get recognised by the industry through professional industry certifications. No other institutions are quite as ready as us to give you that extra competitive edge!

  • EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker
  • EC Council Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator
  • EC Council Certified Security Analyst
  • ThinkSECURE Organizational Systems Security Analyst
  • ThinkSECURE Organizational Systems Wireless Auditor
  • Proxor Software Developer Exam (SDE-Java)
  • And more...


Outstanding students with good academic results, strong leadership potential, and are active in CCA, can look forward to be awarded a scholarship:

Quotes from our DISM alumni

“The DISM course has provided me with a holistic approach towards cyber security, and a plethora of opportunities - both within the institution and out in society - to explore and advance my technical arsenal beyond the syllabus and develop essential soft skills. Working closely with industry partners, we can graduate with industry relevant certifications and experiences.”


Daniel Ho

Class of 2016, DISM Gold Medallist,
Recipient of the Lee Kuan Yew Award 2016, and
a Public Service Commission scholarship holder

“The Diploma in Infocomm Security Management has provided me with valuable industry skills through its carefully crafted programs and modules. Through its dynamic style of teaching, as well as its focus on workplace communication skills, I feel confidently equipped to enter the challenging infocomm security industry.”

Mr Darryl Sw

Class of 2013, Diploma with Merit
Recipient of IDA National Infocomm Scholarship

“Applying for the Diploma in Infocomm Security Management in SP was a choice I never regretted. The curriculum prepares me for a future career in not just infocomm security, but also in other areas of the infocomm technology industry. The knowledge and skills I have learnt in SP have prepared me well for this industry with exciting technologies developing every day.”

Mr Quek Jie Ping
Class of 2011, Diploma with Merit
Recipient of IDA National Infocomm Scholarship

“Taking up industry certifications allows me to further enhance the knowledge that I have been learning in the DISM course. When I pass professional examinations, I get a sense of achievement at having achieved industry standards. Plus, the certifications are being offered at attractive student prices!”

Mr Ang Ming Yi
Class of 2011, Diploma with Merit
Recipient of IDA National Infocomm Scholarship

“Without doubt, the knowledge gained from the lessons I attended while in SP has helped me throughout the stages and will serve as a solid foundation for other challenges ahead. I would like to thank the lecturers who have given us opportunities for growth, inspired us to stretch beyond our capabilities and making us ready for our lives ahead.”

Mr Andre Ng
Class of 2010,
Recipient of IDA National Infocomm Scholarship

“As a technical and research organization involved in the practical training and certification of technical IT-security professionals around the world, we know quality and practical focus when we see it, and Singapore Polytechnic's Diploma in Infocomm Security Management (DISM) is most certainly a quality practical diploma programme which equips students with key knowledge required for improving the defensive security posture of private and public sector companies. Consequently, this should give DISM graduates an edge over their peers when they apply for IT-security positions.”

Mr Julian Ho
Head of Operations
ThinkSECURE Pte. Ltd.

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