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Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology

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Overview

Introduction

Electrical engineering technologists provide technical support and services in the design, development, testing, production and operation of electrical and electronic equipment and systems. They are employed by electrical utilities, communications companies, manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment, consulting firms, government sectors and a wide range of manufacturing, processing and transportation industries.

The main objective of this Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology is to enable working adults to be competent in their respective fields of engineering and to upgrade their knowledge and skills.


Progression Pathway

Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates can gain entry into Year 2 of the various renowned universities (subject to universities' entry requirements), such as:

• The University of Newcastle, Australia
• Coventry University

*The Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology is designed to upgrade the knowledge of individuals in the discipline and for academic progression to a related Engineering degree with PSB Academy’s university partners. It does not provide a path to certification as an Electrical Technician by the Energy Market Authority in Singapore.

Programme Structure

Programme Duration

The programme can be completed within 12 months for the full-time pathway and 16 months for part-time pathway.

Programme Structure

The programme consists of 8 modules, amounting to a total of 405 contact hours for the part-time and 415 contact hours for the full-time pathways.

Assessment and Examination

At the commencement of each module, students will be provided the assessment mode and weightings for the module. Most modules have several points of assessment, which may include assignments, tests, projects and final examinations.


Programme Outline

Bridging Modules

  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Foundation Engineering Physics
  • Effective Communication

Core Modules

  • Circuit Theory and Analysis
  • Communication and Information Systems
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles 1
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles 2
  • Engineering Mathematics 1
  • Engineering Mathematics 2
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Research Project

The delivery of modules may not follow the sequence as shown and is subject to change.

  • Electrical and Electronic Principles 1
  • Electrical and Electronic Principles 1


Intakes

Full-time: January, April, July, October,
Part-time: January, May, September

Programme Details

Contact Hours

Full-Time: 522 hours

Part-Time: 512 hours

Maximum Candidature Period

Full-Time: 24 months

Part-Time: 32 months

Delivery Mode

Lectures, tutorials and project assignments will be conducted within PSB Academy campus.  

Minimum Number of Students Before a Class Commences

Minimum 25 students are required before commencement of classes. 

Admission Criteria

Local Student Admission

Admission Requirements

The minimum entry requirements are:

  • 2 GCE A-Level passes or equivalent;  or
  • PSB Academy Certificate in Engineering Foundation

And

Applicants who do not meet the above requirements may also apply, but will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.


International Student Admission

Admission Requirements

For more information on international students' entry requirements, please click here.

Fees

Local Student

Full-time Pathway (Local Admissions)
Total Programme Fee with exemption: $7,960.80*
Total Programme Fee without exemption: $8,832.85 *

Part-time Pathway
Total Programme Fee with exemption: $6,420.00*
Total Programme Fee without exemption: $7,617.33*

Singaporean/PR graduates of PSB Academy are entitled fee rebates for subsequent programmes. Please contact our Programme Consultant for more information.

* All fees inclusive of 7% GST and may be subject to change annually
* Programme fee excludes textbooks
* Click here to view other charges for students


Financial Aid / Available Grants

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International Student

Programme Fee (International Admissions):

Programme Fee without exemption

Instalments

Amount

1st Instalment

$6,965.70

2nd Instalment

$5,885.00

Total Fees

$12,850.70


Programme Fee with exemption

Instalments

Amount

1st Instalment

$5,885.00

2nd Instalment

$5,885.00

Total Fees

$11,770.00


* All fees inclusive of 7% GST and may be subject to change annually
* Programme fee excludes textbooks 
* Click here to view other charges for students

Local Applications

How to Apply

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International Applications

How to Apply

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