Diploma in

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering




Integrated Disciplines

Only course to combine biological and chemical sciences with engineering concepts.


Diverse Career Paths

Enjoy rewarding careers in the petrochemical and biomedical science sectors.


Real-World Learning

Gain industry experience or refine your research skills during your internship.


year 01

Learn about biological chemistry, physical chemistry, chemical and biochemical engineering, and biomolecular science.

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

year 02

Be introduced to biopharmaceutical technology, chemical engineering processes, analytical chemistry, engineering materials and reaction engineering.

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

year 03

Deepen your knowledge with exciting specialisations, and put your learning into practice through a six-month internship with leading industry partners or research facilities.

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

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Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering (N56)

For Students with ‘O’ Levels

ELR2B2-C (2018) – 12

Planned Intake (2018) – 100

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
  • Science1 - 6
  • (with Physics, Chemistry or Biology component)
  • or Biotechnology
  • or Design & Technology
  • or Fundamentals of Electronics
  • or Combined Science
  • or Physical Science
  • or Physics / Engineering Science

You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements.

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

Early Admissions Exercise (EAE)

Application will open in June 2018.​

Joint Admissions Exercise (JAE)

The exercise is now closed.

Direct Admissions Exercise (DAE)

December 2017 to March 2018.​

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.​​