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School Of Applied Science Overview

 

Welcome to the School of Applied Science (ASC), where science is brought to life! 

ASC offers 5 full-time diplomas in response to the dynamic changes in the vibrant food, chemical, healthcare and life sciences industries. To ensure our students stay relevant and competitive in a rapidly global world, our ability-driven curriculum strives to develop a future-oriented creator, lifelong learner and values-centred leader. The School has identified niche areas in applied research to accelerate the professional growth of its staff and keep abreast of the latest developments. Through the strong industry affiliations and collaborations by our Centres of Excellence, they bring some of the latest research and development opportunities to our doorstep. Often undertaken with industrial involvement, these projects offer a platform for multi-disciplinary technical teams of staff and students to collaborate and innovate.

If you have a passion for science or research, come join us!

Diploma Courses

At ASC, our teaching and learning take place in laboratories, classrooms and Learning Enterprises (LE). The LEs are actual licenced businesses to simulate the real-world work environment for students to hone their technical competencies through work-based learning.

Diploma in Chemical Engineering (T33)

Chemical Engineering brings together mathematics, chemistry, physics, biology and engineering to literally build the world. It plays a huge part in the...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2020 JAE): 7 - 15 points
2020 Planned Intake: 150
Diploma in Food, Nutrition & Culinary Science (T26)

Have you ever wanted to experiment with classic dishes, such as char kway teow or mutton biryani, and give them a healthier makeover? Do the sensory characteristics...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2020 JAE): 5 - 15 points
2020 Planned Intake: 100
Diploma in Medical Biotechnology (T64)

The future of medicine relies on biotechnology—and what better way than to discover or invent something that is useful to human health? With research...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2020 JAE): 5 - 11 points
2020 Planned Intake: 100
Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science (T25)

There’s so much more to pharmaceutical science than the dispensing of medication. You’ll learn about the effects medicines have on the human body and...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2020 JAE): 4 - 11 points
2020 Planned Intake: 95
Diploma in Veterinary Technology (T45)

Achieve your lifelong dream of working with animals. Delve into the only polytechnic course that offers veterinary science and technology, aquatic animal...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2020 JAE): 3 - 9 points
2020 Planned Intake: 70

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar AY2020/2021

Main
April Semester Period October Semester Period
Term 1 20 Apr – 14 Jun 2020 Term 3 19 Oct - 20 Dec 2020
Term Break 15 Jun - 28 Jun 2020 Term Break 21 Dec 2020 - 03 Jan 2021
Term 2 29 Jun - 04 Sep 2020 Term 4 04 Jan - 14 Feb 2021
Vacation 05 Sep - 18 Oct 2020 Study Week 15 Feb - 21 Feb 2021
    Semestral Examinations
22 Feb - 5 Mar 2021
    Vacation 6 Mar - 18 Apr 2021

Make-up classes could be arranged for lessons missed on eve of public holiday/public holiday.

April Mid-Semester Test : 8 Jun – 12 Jun 2020.
October Mid-Semester Test : 14 Dec – 18 Dec 2020.

School of Design AY2020/2021 Academic Calendar

Main
April Semester Period October Semester Period
Term 1 20 Apr – 14 Jun 2020 Term 3 19 Oct – 13 Dec 2020
Term Break 15 Jun – 28 Jun 2020 Term Break 14 Dec – 03 Jan 2021
Term 2 29 Jun – 6 Sep 2020 Term 4 4 Jan – 28 Feb 2021
Vacation 7 Sept – 18 Oct 2020 Vacation 1 Mar – 18 Apr 2021

 

Academic Calendar AY2021/2022

Main
April Semester Period October Semester Period
Term 1 19 Apr – 13 Jun 2021 Term 3 18 Oct - 19 Dec 2021
Term Break 14 Jun - 27 Jun 2021 Term Break 20 Dec 2021 - 02 Jan 2022
Term 2 28 Jun - 15 Aug 2021 Term 4 03 Jan - 13 Feb 2022
Study Week 16 Aug - 22 Aug 2021 Study Week 14 Feb - 20 Feb 2022
Semestral Examinations 23 Aug - 3 Sep 2021 Semestral Examinations
21 Feb - 4 Mar 2022
Vacation 4 Sep - 17 Oct 2021 Vacation 5 Mar - 17 Apr 2022

Make-up classes could be arranged for lessons missed on eve of public holiday/public holiday.

April Mid-Semester Test : 7 Jun – 11 Jun 2021.
October Mid-Semester Test : 13 Dec – 17 Dec 2021.

Exposure/Opportunities

Discover some meaningful projects that help prepare our students for a rewarding career in the healthcare, food, chemical and life sciences industries.

Events & CCA Highlights

Check out our events and see what’s coming up.

 

  • Worldskills Singapore 2020 @ ASC on 7 – 9 Oct 2020 for Chemical Lab Technology 

About School of Applied Science

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