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Course Duration

2 years 6 months

Type of course


Campus where course is offered

ITE College East

Course Certification

Work-Study Diploma

While we enjoy the comfort and convenience a modern building can offer, you may not realise the intelligence behind is a complicated network of engineering systems integrated within the building you may not know existed.

This diploma course prepares you for a professional career in the Built Environment sector. You will be equipped with skills and knowledge in supervising, coordinating, inspecting, testing and commissioning M&E services in buildings to ensure M&E works are carried out in compliance with contract specifications, drawings and statutory requirements.

For general queries on the course, please e-mail or call 6590 2432.

What you'll learn

  • Interpret contract specifications and drawings  
  • Update BIM models
  • Perform M&E services inspection
  • Resolve technical issues of M&E works
  • Monitor work progress and quality
  • Involve in testing and commissioning of M&E services

Entry Requirements

  1. This course is open to fresh graduates from the following Nitec and Higher Nitec courses:
    • Nitec in:
      • Built Environment (Mechanical & Electrical Services)
      • Built Environment (Vertical Transportation)
      • Electrical Technology (Lighting & Sound)
      • Electrical Technology (Power & Control)
      • Facility Technology (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration)
      • Facility Technology (Landscaping Services)
      • Facility Technology (Mechanical & Electrical Services)
      • Facility Technology (Vertical Transportation)
      • Mechanical Technology
      • Mechatronics
      • Space Design (Architecture)
    • Higher Nitec in:
      • Civil & Structural Engineering Design
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Facility Management
      • Facility Systems Design
      • Marine Engineering
      • Marine & Offshore Technology
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Mechatronics Engineering
      • Offshore & Marine Engineering Design
      • Process Plant Design

  2. A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for Nitec graduate, while no GPA is required for Higher Nitec graduate.
  3. Male graduates must have completed or be exempted from full-time National Service.
Applicants with any Nitec / Higher Nitec qualifications, relevant work experience and support from their employers that are participants of the WSDip programme can also apply. Non-ITE graduates with relevant experience and strong employer endorsement will also be considered. Non-ITE graduates without GCE ‘O’ Level qualification should preferably have Workplace Literacy & Numeracy (WPLN) Level 5.

Progression Opportunities

Graduates may be considered for admission to related full-time degree programmes in local universities, subject to meeting the admission requirements of the respective programmes.

Career Opportunities


Work-Study Diploma in Mechanical & Electrical Services Supervision graduates are employed by consulting firms, construction firms (main contractor) or M&E contractors.  Some of the job titles held by graduates include M&E coordinator and M&E Registered Technical Officer.

There are excellent opportunities for career advancement to M&E Site Engineer or M&E Resident Engineer.