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Course Duration

2 years

Type of course


Campus where course is offered

ITE College East

Course Certification


By integrating the physical and digital worlds, Internet of Things (IoT) has the power to revolutionise future industries and improve the quality of life. How do you prepare and what challenges should you expect? This course will see you through getting started with IoT so you can tap into the future of technology.

The course aims to train IoT System Technicians in both Electronics and Infocomm domains to install, configure, maintain and monitor Internet of Things (IoT) devices and systems.

What you'll learn

  • Perform installation and maintenance of IoT devices and systems
  • Test electronic circuit for IoT deployment
  • Develop computer program to interface IoT device to external device or system
  • Set up and test wired and wireless local area networks for IoT sensor deployment
  • Troubleshoot IoT device or network connectivity faults
  • Set up infrastructure to support IoT operations in cloud environment
  • Perform data visualisation for IoT environment

Entry Requirements

GCE ‘O’ level grades in any 2 subjects:

  • Grade 1-8


GCE ‘N’ level passes in Mathematics or Science* and 2 other subjects:

  • Grade A-D or Grade 1-5

* Mobile Robotics and Smart Electrical Technology subjects can be used in lieu of Science for admission to this Nitec course.


  • Applicants for this course must ensure that they are free from colour appreciation deficiency.
  • Students will be required to purchase a Laptop which will cost between $1,000 and $1,400, for their 2-year course of study. This is in addition to the course fees. Financial assistance for the purchase of the PC is available for eligible students under ITE Opportunity Fund subject to terms and conditions. For more details on the specifications for the device, please click here.

Progression Opportunities

Nitec in Electronics & Internet of Things graduates with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 may apply for progression to the following Work-Study Diploma courses at ITE:

Nitec in Electronics & Internet of Things graduates with a GPA of 3.5 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.

Nitec in Electronics & Internet of Things graduates with a GPA of 3.0 and above together with 2 years of relevant work experience may apply for progression to a related Technical Engineer Diploma course at ITE.

Nitec in Electronics & Internet of Things graduates with a GPA of 2.3 and above may also apply for progression to related Higher Nitec courses offered by ITE. For more information on progression, please click here.

Career Opportunities

Nitec in Electronics & Internet of Things graduates are employed by organizations and companies providing tech-enabled solutions such as IoT, Data Analytics and Visualisation, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security and Smart Sensors. Some of the job titles held by graduates include Electronics Technician, IOT System Technician, Communication Equipment Technician, Engineering Assistant and Electronics Specialist.

There are excellent opportunities for career advancement to supervisory positions and beyond.