ITE offers a wide range of Part-time Higher National ITE Certificate (Higher Nitec), National ITE Certificate (Nitec) and ITE Skills Certificate (ISC) courses to cater to the upgrading needs of the workforce. The Part-time Higher Nitec courses require GCE ‘O’ or relevant Nitec as an entry requirement and are offered in modules to allow working adults the flexibility to choose modules according to their needs. Each module can be completed in 6 months under the regular part-time course. A module certificate will be awarded for Higher Nitec module(s) completed successfully in an examination series.

Part-time Higher Nitec courses are SkillsFuture Credit approved courses. For details on SkillsFuture Credit, please visit https://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit.

Singapore Citizens who have not completed more than 50% of the course (refer to list of applicable courses below) at the point of application may be eligible to apply for the SkillsFuture Study Awards for the Power Sector. For details, visit https://www.skillsfuture.sg/studyawards. The list of applicable courses are:

  • Higher Nitec in Technology - Electrical Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Technology - Mechanical Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Technology - Mechatronics Engineering

The application period for CET Higher Nitec courses are:

Higher Nitec IntakeApplication Period
October 2019 Intake14 August 2019 to 20 August 2019
For specific registration periods based on citizenship and course status, please refer to the intake advertisement.
April 2020 IntakeFebruary 2020
For specific registration periods based on citizenship and course status, please refer to the intake advertisement which will be published in The Straits Times a day before application starts.

Note: Dates are subject to change.