International Programmes

Since 2007, we have conducted more than one thousand programs and over 20,000 participants have benefited from our training. Many of our programs are supported and funded by our partners such as the World Bank, Asian Development Bank and Temasek Foundation.  NYPi also works in tandem with the Singapore government’s technical assistance initiatives, to help jurisdictions in the region and beyond, to meet their manpower development needs.

NYPi 's training endeavours are supported by faculty members from the seven schools of Nanyang Polytechnic. They are the Schools of Engineering, Information Technology, Health & Social Sciences, Chemical & Life Sciences, Design, Business Management, and Interactive & Digital Media. Teaching staff members are qualified professionals with extensive industry experience and deep domain knowledge.

Major training and consultancy projects completed by NYP/NYPi include:

  • World Bank-China Vocational Education Reform Project (for World Bank and Peoples Republic of China – Ministry of Education)
  • World Bank-Bangladesh Skills and Training Enhancement Project (STEP) for the People's Republic of Bangladesh - Directorate of Technical Education
  • Asian Development Bank-Bangladesh Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP) for the People's Republic of Bangladesh - Ministry of Finance
  • Suzhou Industrial Park Institute of Vocational Technology SIPIVT (knowledge and know-how transfer project sponsored by the Software Project Office of the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry)
  • Initiative for ASEAN Integration (for Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • English Language & Communication Skills for High-Ranking Officials (for Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Third-Country Training Programme under Ministry of Foreign Affairs (supporting countries include Germany, Japan and South Korea)
  • Ministry to Ministry Programmes such as Thai-MOE Project in Strengthening Teachers’ capabilities in infocomm technology
  • Batam Polytechnic Technical Assistance Project (knowledge and know-how transfer project sponsored by the Software Project Office of the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry)
  • Temasek Foundation-sponsored programmes in Nursing and Health Care, Productivity & Quality Management, Technical & Vocational Education & Training (TVET), Innovations in Teaching and Learning of STEM for various countries
  • Professionals and Specialists Programmes include Modern Institution Management, Specialist Teachers Programmes, and Senior Officials Training Programmes

Our Courses

Institute Management

  • Managing a Modern & Excellent Technical Institute of Higher Learning
  • TVET Education Concepts & Academic Management
  • Leaders in Education
  • Academic Affairs & Student Management
  • Quality Assurance for Technical Institutes of Higher Learning
  • Innovations in Teaching and Learning of Technical & Vocational Education


  • Mechatronics System Technology
  • CNC & CAD/CAM Technology
  • Automation Systems & Robotics
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Embedded System Technologies
  • Teaching of STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
  • 3D Printing
  • Industry 4.0

Business Management

  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • International Business
  • Supply Chain Management (Logistics and Warehousing)
  • Executive English Language and Communication Skills
  • Productivity and Innovation
  • Labour Management and Tripartism
  • Workplace Safety & Health

Health & Social Sciences

  • Nursing Management for Nurse Leaders and Nurse Educators/Preceptors
  • Nursing Pedagogy and Train-the-Trainer Courses
  • Update Courses on specialised areas of Nursing such as Community Health, Emergency Nursing, Gerontology, Medical-Surgical, Mental Health, Simulation-based Learning, Orthopaedic Nursing, Wound Management and more
  • Public Health Management
  • Paramedicine and Emergency

IT and Infocomm

  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics & Visualisation
  • Geospatial & Mobile Computing
  • Technologies for Smart Living
  • Internet of Things
  • Smart Nation


  • Innovations in Teaching and Learning Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Food Safety, Testing and Technology
  • Food Manufacturing and Processing

Overseas Student Immersion Programme

This Immersion Program@Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) is specially designed for secondary, upper secondary, college and polytechnic students, to gain insights into how NYP nurtures, prepares and equips its students for real world jobs, and for life. Participants of the Immersion Program @NYP, will learn how our unique teaching approach involves every one of our students, in solving real world problems, drawing on the knowledge and skills that they acquire at NYP. Participants will also  get to experience the exciting way in which we engage our students, in the teaching and learning of Science, IT, Engineering and Maths (STEM), and our creative way of using design thinking to fire up the innovation and enterprising spirit in our students.

To top off the Immersion Program, participants will also get to embark on learning journeys, to get a first hand feel of what makes Singapore a Smart Nation, an Intelligent Island where things are totally connected.

The Immersion Program@NYP is a week long program, which can be customised and expanded where needed, to meet the need of any groups of visiting students/participants.

For more information, you can contact the following :

Ms Esther Bay, Director

Tel: (65) 6550 0094

Ms Judy Emily, Senior Manager

Tel: (65) 6550 0094

For International Training, Capability Development and Capacity Building Programmes, please contact:

Ms Esther Bay, Director

Tel: (65) 6550 0094

Mr Chua Gim Peng, Senior Manager

Tel: (65) 6550 0031

For Application of Full-Time Diploma Courses:

NYP’s Information & Service Centre, i@Central

Tel: (65) 6451 5115