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Overview

Course Duration

2 years

Type of course

Full-time

Campus where course is offered

ITE College Central ITE College East ITE College West

Course Certification

Nitec

Do you want to harness the power of networking, programming and cloud computing, and be a specialist in a skill that is sought after in almost every industry in today’s world?

Apply for this course now and learn to set up, maintain and troubleshoot computer network, servers, IT peripherals, tablets and deploy application software.

What you'll learn

  • Manage computer systems and devices
  • Provide 1st level remote helpdesk support
  • Manage computer network
  • Support networked servers
  • Manage virtualisation infrastructure
  • Support application maintenance and deployment

Entry Requirements

GCE ‘O’ level grades in any 2 subjects:

  • Grade 1-8

or

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.

Note: Successful students will be required to purchase a Laptop which will cost about $800 to $1,300 for the 2-year 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 device specifications, please click here.

Progression Opportunities

Nitec in Infocomm Technology graduates with a Grade Point Average (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 Infocomm Technology 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 Infocomm Technology graduates are employed by a wide range of private and public sector organisations in all industries, ranging from telecommunications, manufacturing, banking, retail, government, education and even health care and insurance. Some of the job titles held by graduates include Info-Comms Technician, Technical Support Associate, Associate Systems Administrator and Computer Technician.

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