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Admission Requirements & Programme Fees

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants who have a Diploma in Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering or an equivalent qualification from one of the local polytechnics in Singapore. Final year polytechnic students are welcome to apply. For the list of acceptable diplomas, please click here.
  • Admission is based on academic merit and preference is given to those with working experience.
  • All who gain admission and are enrolled in the part-time Mechanical Engineering programme are required to have accumulated at least one year of full-time technical work experience by the end of their 2nd year of study in order to satisfy the practical components of the curriculum.

Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents

The Ministry of Education (MOE) provides funding to subsidize the cost of part-time degree programmes for Singapore Citizens (SC) and Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR). For applicants who are SC or SPR, please click here for the additional requirements for admission and the MOE Tuition Fee Subsidy.

Application Period

The application and the closing dates will be advertised in the local newspapers in December and January of each year and courses will commence in August each year.

Applications for the AY2016-17 Intake open from 1 December 2015 to 31 January 2016.

Please apply online at the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid website at:

Programme Briefing Session

A public briefing on the programme will be held at 6.00pm on 14 January 2016 at School of Biological Sciences (SBS), Level 1, Classroom 1. A location map can be found here.

Programme Fees

From AY2015-16 onwards, the course fee is charged based on the number of academic units enrolled for each semester. Singaporeans and PRs will continue to enjoy subsidies from MOE, and can apply for study loans. More details on fees are available here.

All Fees are inclusive of GST except for University Copyright License Fee which do not attract GST.

Tuition Fee per semester see above 
Registration Fee (payable on admission) S$32.10
IT Facilities Fee per academic year S$18.19
Laboratory Fee per academic year S$32.10
University Copyright License Fee S$6.50
Group Personal Accident Insurance Scheme S$11.25