Diploma in Civil Engineering

Diploma in Civil Engineering

The Diploma in Civil Engineering is aimed at students who are interested in exploring and understanding civil engineering - the architecture and maintenance of the environment, including man-made structures such as dams and roads. The knowledge and skills acquired in this rigorous and intensive Diploma course is highly relevant to the industry, such as Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills and Engineering Management.

By experiencing the combined teaching methods of lectures and practical studio work, the student will gain a basic understanding of:

  • Building design and analysis by using CAD software
  • Mechanical properties of civil engineering materials
  • Fluid and soil mechanics in practical applications
  • Application of principles of mechanics in analyzing effects of loading
  • Produce large-scale plans of engineering sites

Academic Requirements:

Minimum 3 ‘O’ level or equivalent qualification including English - C6 and any 2 science subjects – C6

Language Proficiency:

English / Chinese

Target Audience:

Singapore citizens, permanent residents, valid work pass holders with age above 16 years old.

Mode of Delivery:

Instructor-led and classroom-based training


"The diploma course is useful and it is simple to understand. It is better than what I learned during my school time ... the lecturer is patient and experienced. It help to solve practical problems in my work." - PEACE ZHEN (Link to review)

"good school, course is useful for my job. it is not big school and have 20 years in the jurong east. i know this school from my colleague" - Ah Di (Link to review)

"A good place to learn new skills" - Aravind Baskar (Link to review)

"Good management, friendly learning environment, staffs are friendly" - 宋翰玉 (Link to review)

"我做的工是广告行业,学的课程对我工作有帮助,老师讲的很好,严格也很耐心。" - 陈月叶 (Link to review)

"A good place for learning and skills upgrade." - Steven Toh (Link to review)

"Professional and nice classroom environment.Good instructor." - Mike Chua (Link to review)

Duration & Schedule:

ModePart TimeFull Time
Course Duration12 months6 months
Schedule2 sessions per week (3 hours per session)4 sessions per week (3 hours per session)

Course Structure: 

ModuleTitleContact HoursAssessment
01Civil Engineering Materials21Examination
02Computer Aided Design21Examination
03Material Mechanics21Examination
04Introduction to Build Information Modeling (BIM)21Examination
05Soil Mechanics21Examination
06Engineering Management21Examination
07Advanced Model Design and Analysis21Examination
08Structural Design21Examination
093D Printing for Development21Examination
10Mechanical Principles Design21Examination

Next Intake:


Part Time Course Fee:

FeeAmount (SGD)
Registration Fee (Non-Refundable) 300.00
Promotional Course Fee*3020.00
Materials Fee150.00
IWC insurance30.00

Course Fee Withdraw/Refund Policy:

% of Total Course FeeIf Student’s written notice of withdrawal is received:
[70%]more than [21] days before the Course Commencement Date
[50%]before, but not more than [14] days before the Course Commencement Date
[20%]after, but not more than [3] days after the Course Commencement Date
[0%]more than [14] days after the Course Commencement Date

  • Written Examination
  • Project Presentation

Industrial Attachment:


  1. Successful completion of the prescribed academic unit requirement as set out by the program curriculum.
  2. A minimum GPA of 2.00 is required at the end of the final study.
  3. Attendance of minimum 75% has to met


Diploma in Civil Engineering from St.Hua Private School (CPE Registration No. 201008052Z)

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