The popularity of Google, Facebook, Mobile Apps and Online Games is leading more students around the world to choose a future in Computer Science ! This is not surprising as Information Technology powers up our lives. It influences how we live, learn, entertain and conduct business. In fact, graduates with a sound foundation in IT and a good understanding of areas such as business, forensics, finance and security are in huge demand.
The School of Informatics & IT offers 7 exciting and industry-relevant courses. Over the years, it has established a reputation as a progressive School and a leader in the field of IT. It has been spotting the trends and anticipating the demand for professionals with specialist skills in high-value areas. It has been a pioneer in launching niche courses in fields such as Financial Business, Cyber Security and Gaming. Currently, it offers the widest and most comprehensive range of Information Technology courses among the polytechnics in Singapore. The two newest courses are the Diploma in Digital Forensics (T55), introduced in 2011, and the Diploma in Business Intelligence & Analytics (T57), introduced in 2012.
Digital Forensics was introduced to meet the high global demand for specialists with the skills to investigate crimes involving digital devices, while Business Intelligence & Analytics graduates will meet the demand for professionals who can analyse data, spot trends and are the ‘thinkers’ behind successful businesses.
To nurture talent in the field of IT, there are a range of attractive and generous scholarships that you can apply for. These include both polytechnic and university scholarships.
At TP, we focus on nurturing high quality IT professionals who are ready for the industry and are highly sought after. As a graduate from the School of Informatics & IT, you can look forward to a meaningful and rewarding career as an IT professional with ample opportunities to further your studies !
Lee-Lim Sok Keow