International Programmes

In the last decade, we have conducted numerous programmes for more than ten thousand participants from countries all over the world. We are one of the training partners of the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and other government agencies. We support the Singapore Government’s technical assistance initiatives to help developing countries to meet their manpower development needs.

We are known for our ability to customise programmes according to needs. International training programmes are supported by all the seven Schools in Nanyang Polytechnic.  They are the Schools of Engineering, Information Technology, Design, Business Management, Health Sciences, Chemical & Life Sciences and Interactive & Digital Media. Teaching staff members are qualified professionals with extensive industry experience.

Some major training and consultancy projects 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 (for 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’ capability in infocomm technology
  • Batam Polytechnic Technical Assistance Project (for Software Project Office of the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry)
  • Temasek Foundation-sponsored programmes in Nursing and Health Care, Productivity & Quality Management and Technical & Vocational Education & Training (TVET) for China and regional 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 Institute of Higher Learning
  • TVET Education Concepts & Academic Management
  • Leaders in Education
  • Academic Affairs & Student Management
  • Quality Assurance for Institutes of Higher Learning
  • Innovations in Teaching and Learning


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

Business Management

  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • International Business
  • Supply Chain Management (Logistics and Warehousing)
  • Executive English Language and Communication Skills
  • Business Communication

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

IT and Infocomm

  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics & Visualisation
  • Geospatial & Mobile Computing
  • Technologies for Smart Living

Customised Courses

  • Productivity and Innovation Program
  • Labour Management and related content in Tripartism and Workplace Safety & Health
  • Food Safety and Technology