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Course Duration

2 years

Type of course


Campus where course is offered

ITE College West

Course Certification

Higher Nitec

Are you keen to go into a new field to create AI solutions for devices to mimic the human intelligence to “see” the visual world, “read” human languages, and manipulate data?

Apply for this course to immerse into the fast-evolving and exciting AI-driven economy to build and train AI models to predict and simulate human intelligence.

What you'll learn

  • Transform data to AI insights
  • Develop social impact AI Projects in the area of Data, Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision
  • Develop AI project as part of an agile and dynamic AI project team

Entry Requirements

GCE 'O' level grades in English Language, Mathematics and 1 approved subject:

  • Grade 1-8 in English Language
  • Grade 1-7 in Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)
  • Grade 1-8 in an approved subject: [Biology / Biotechnology / Chemistry / Combined Science / Computing / Computer Studies / Design & Technology / Electronics / Fundamentals of Electronics / Human & Social Biology / Integrated Science / Physics / Engineering Science / Science (Chemistry, Biology) / Science (Physics, Biology) / Science (Physics, Chemistry) / Physical Science / Science (Physics, Biology, Chemistry)]


Nitec GPA:
For more details on minimum entry requirements for Nitec graduates, please click here.

Students will be required to purchase a Laptop for the course. This is in addition to the course fees. Financial assistance is available to eligible students under ITE Opportunity Fund subject to terms and conditions. For more details on the minimum laptop specifications, please click here.

Progression Opportunities

Higher Nitec in AI Applications graduates may apply for progression to the following Work-Study Diploma courses at ITE:

Higher Nitec in AI Applications graduates with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and above may apply for progression to the first year of a related diploma course at the Polytechnics. For more details on diploma courses for progression, please refer to the Joint Polytechnic Admissions website.

Career Opportunities

Higher Nitec in AI Applications graduates are employed by government departments, statutory boards, and private companies across diverse fields. They identify and translate business needs into AI requirements. They perform data preparation and analysis and the development of AI solutions to enhance efficiency in business operations. The AI solutions and technologies are focused on data, natural language processing, and computer vision. The students also have to carry out the tasks by following the required AI ethics.

There are excellent opportunities for career advancement to supervisory positions and beyond. The challenge is for students to continue upgrading their technical skills and knowledge by taking up higher-level courses.