Nitec in Infocomm Technology 

Course Overview  |  Entry Requirements  |  Duration and Venue  |  Progression Opportunities  |  Career Prospects



Course Overview

Do you want to harness the power of information and communication technologies, and be a specialist in a skill that is sought after in almost any industry in today’s world?

Join this course now and learn to set up, maintain and troubleshoot local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), data communication systems, computers, peripherals and handheld devices.

Apply your knowledge and gain real-life (on-the-job) training at a wide range of organizations in all industries, including telecommunications, manufacturing and health care.


Acquire knowledge and skills which are highly relevant to the industry

  • Maintain computer systems.
  • Set up local area networks.
  • Maintain client software applications.
  • Manage servers.
  • Manage web-based applications.
  • Perform network administration.
  • Manage out-sourced services.
  • Provide first level remote helpdesk support.


Entry Requirements

To apply for the Nitec in Infocomm Technology course, you need to have:

Subject Grade
GCE ‘O’ level grades in any 2 subjects 1 - 8
GCE ‘N’ level passes in Mathematics or Science* and 2 other subjects A - D or 1 - 5

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

Duration and Venue

This is a two-year course and is available at :

  • ITE College Central for 1 to 2 days per week; and
  • Sponsoring companies for On-the-Job Training (ITE will help you find a sponsoring company.)


Progression Opportunites

Nitec in Infocomm Technology graduates with good results may apply for progression to the first year of a related diploma course at the Polytechnics.

Nitec in Infocomm Technology graduates with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and above may apply for progression to related ITE Work-Study Diploma (previously known as Work-Learn Technical Diploma). For more details, please click here.

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 Prospects

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.


For more information

For general queries on the course, please e-mail or call 6590 2574.




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