Diploma in

Automation & Mechatronic Systems



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Practice-O​riented Learning

Intern with industry leaders. Design and develop your own smart product prototype.

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Diverse Careers, Specialised Skills

Aerospace, marine & offshore, industrial systems, healthcare, consumer product industries and more.

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Gain an Edge

Strong emphasis on Design Thinking and Practice gives you an advantage in creating innovative solutions or designing high-tech products.


Year 01

Build your foundation in computer programming, engineering mathematics, manufacturing technology, and automation in a mechatronic world.

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

Year 02

Learn about fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, engineering design thinking, industrial automation, and applied mechanics.

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Year 03

Integrate automation systems and gain skills in project management. Put your skills to the test with a 4-month internship with leading companies, or develop your smart product prototype during your final-year project.

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

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Automation & Mechatronic Systems (N50)

For Students with O-Levels

ELR2B2-C (2018) – 19

Planned Intake (2018) – 100

Entry Requirements


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

  • SubjectO-LEVEL GRADE
  • English Language*1 - 7
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)1 - 6
  • Science (with Physics, Chemistry or Biology component)
    or Biotechnology
    or Computing/Computer Studies
    or Design & Technology
    or Electronics/​Fundamentals of Electronics
    1 - 6

You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements.

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

Candidates with hearing deficiency or severe vision deficiency should not apply for the course. Those with colour vision deficiency may be considered, subject to an in-house test.


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For Stud​​ents with Other Qualifications

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