Diploma in

Product Design & Innovation


This course has been merged to form a new course. Please check it out here.



Graduate with a Portfolio

Develop your own portfolio and prototypes through design-focused and studio-based training.


Global Exposure

Broaden your perspectives from visits to design centres and museums.


Real-World Learning

Design for real-world problems. Be mentored by practising product designers or work at leading design consultancies.


year 01

Get an introduction to the fundamentals of product design, and learn about model making, manufacturing processes, as well as computer-aided design.

For a complete listing and description of the modules, click here

year 02

Study about aesthetics and ergonomics, furniture and lifestyle product design, component development, design applications, and start building your design portfolios.

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year 03

Learn how to start a business, the importance of design for manufacturing, and integrate your skills during your 3-month internship and capstone project.​

For a complete listing and description of the modules, click here​

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Product Design & Innovation (N68)

No longer available for application.​

For Students with ‘O’ Levels

ELR2B2-D (2019) – 15

Planned Intake (2019) – 45

Entry Requirements


To be eligible for consideration, candidates must have the following GCE ‘O’ Level examination (or equivalent) results.

  • Subject‘O’ LEVEL GRADE
  • English Language*1 - 7
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)1 - 6
  • Any two other subjects1 - 6

You must also have sat for a Science or Art/Higher Art or Design & Technology or Food & Nutrition or a relevant OSIE/Applied Subject and fulfil the aggregate computation requirements.

*Candidates with English as a second language (EL2) must have attained a minimum grade of 6.

Candidates with severe vision deficiency should not apply for the course.​​

For Students with Other Qualifications

Click here to find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as 'N(A)' Level, 'A' Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.​