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Course Duration

2 years

Type of course


Campus where course is offered

ITE College East

Course Certification

Technical Diploma

The Technical Engineer Diploma in Civil & Structural Engineering prepares you to meet the evolving demands needed to support the digital and technological transformation of the Built Environment industry.

You can look forward to career opportunities in the design, supervision and management of the civil and structural engineering works.

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What you'll learn

  • Digital Construction and Project Management
  • Advanced building and construction technology
  • Design for Manufacturing & Assembly
  • Building Information Modelling (BIM) & 2D CAD
  • Civil & Structural Engineering principles and design
  • Construction Contract and Administration
  • Engineering Surveying

Entry Requirements

To apply for the Technical Engineer Diploma in Civil & Structural Engineering course, you need to be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident with the following ITE qualifications:


Grade Point Average (GPA)

  • Higher Nitec in Architectural Technology
  • Higher Nitec in Civil & Structural Engineering Design
  • Higher Nitec in Electrical Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Engineering with Business
  • Higher Nitec in Facility Management
  • Higher Nitec in Integrated Mechanical & Electrical Design
  • Higher Nitec in Marine & Offshore Technology
  • Higher Nitec in Marine Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Mechanical Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Mechatronics Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Offshore & Marine Engineering Design
  • Higher Nitec in Rapid Transit Engineering
  • Higher Nitec in Robotics & Smart Systems

GPA 2.0 & above

  • Nitec in Aerospace Avionics
  • Nitec in Aerospace Technology
  • Nitec in Architectural Technology
  • Nitec in Built Environment (Mechanical & Electrical Services)
  • Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation)
  • Nitec in Electrical Technology (Lighting & Sound)
  • Nitec in Electrical Technology (Power & Control)
  • Nitec in Interior & Exhibition Design
  • Nitec in Mechanical Technology
  • Nitec in Mechatronics & Robotics
  • Nitec in Rapid Transit Technology 

GPA 3.0 & above

Applicants with qualifications not listed above can be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Applicants with at least 1 year of relevant work experience can be considered for admission if they meet the following academic requirements:

  • Relevant ITE CET Higher Nitec in Technology (GPA of 2.0 and above)
  • Relevant ITE CET Nitec in Technology (GPA of 3.0 and above)
  • Relevant Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) diplomas and Level 6 WSQ Workplace Literacy and Workplace Numeracy

Click here to view the list of relevant CET qualifications and Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) diplomas. 

Working adults with at least 2 years of relevant work experience can be considered for admission.

Shortlisted applicants must attend an interview and pass an aptitude test for admission.

Progression Opportunities

You can progress to related undergraduate degree programmes at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) and Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS), and overseas
universities, based on the universities’ admissions requirements.

Career Opportunities

Technical Engineer Diploma in Civil & Structural Engineering is your pathway to become an Assistant Civil & Structural (C&S) Engineer, a BIM Coordinator or a C&S Resident Technical Officer.