Future Career and Studies

I can begin my career

As Singapore gears up to become a “smart nation”, DES graduates will be well placed to meet the strong demand for specialised manpower that help to develop innovative engineering solutions and build a smarter world. Due to its multi-disciplinary and applied approach, DES graduates can seek employment in various sectors such as Engineering Services, Transportation, Healthcare or even Supply Chain & Logistics. Some roles that DES graduates can fulfil include:

  • Assistant Product Development Engineer
  • Assistant Project Engineer
  • Assistant System Engineer
  • Assistant Engineer (System Integration Management)
  • Assistant Engineer (Application Development)
  • Assistant Engineer (Automation)

I can further my studies

As a DES graduate, you may be offered direct entry/advanced standing at local and overseas universities respectively.

Local Universities

National University of Singapore (NUS)
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)

Overseas Universities

For a full list of degree options and advanced standings at the local or overseas universities, please visit the Advanced Standing Database