17-20 APRIL 2023

On behalf of the School of Humanities & Social Sciences (HMS), we are pleased to offer you a warm welcome. We are delighted to have you join our family! To kick-start your journey in Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP), we have prepared an exciting orientation programme on campus. This programme aims to successfully orientate you to HMS and NP campus. Aside from briefing you on academic matters, we hope that this programme will provide you with the opportunity to get to know friends across HMS and within your diplomas.

Please refer to the programme below. Do note that the time and venues are to be confirmed (TBC) and may subject to changes. Please return to check this page again closer to the date. Thank you.


17 April 20239am to 5pmEC2: Starting your Exciting Course in Early Childhood
(conducted by the National Institute of Early Childhood Development, NIEC)
Early Childhood Development & Education (ECDE)
Tamil Studies with Early Education (TSE)
18 April 20239am to 4pmHMS Welcome Address
Students’ Guide to Life @ HMS
Inter-diploma Bonding
HMS Mini Social Hackathon: Design Thinking Part 1
All DiplomasLT38/LT45
*LT refers to Lecture Theatre
19 April 20239am to 4pmCampus Tour & CCA Fiesta
HMS Mini Social Hackathon: Design Thinking Part 2
All DiplomasTBC
20 April 20239am to 4pmDiploma Orientation DayAll DiplomasTBC

What to wear/bring:

  • Comfortable attire for indoor & outdoor activities (i.e. covered shoes, jeans/long pants, t-shirt/polo tee)
  • Water Bottle
  • Cardigan/jacket
  • Money for lunch & breaks
  • Notebook & stationery (for 17 April 2023)

Have you done these?

Before joining us for the HMS Freshmen Orientation programme, do ensure that you have:


  • Indicated your preferred size for our exclusive *HMS t-shirt that you will be receiving! Please fill in the following form:

    *You may not receive your preferred size due to sizes being projected during the time of ordering and printing.  

  • Joined our official Telegram channel via for the latest updates.

Should you have any further queries, you may reach us through our email at Please note that your timetabled classes will only begin on the week of 24th April. 




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