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Graduate Certificate in Additive Manufacturing


The Graduate Certificate (GC) in Additive Manufacturing offers a comprehensive coverage of topics that are of great relevance to the local manufacturing industry, including precision, aerospace and biomedical engineering; these topics span the processes and material design to challenges that are faced by the industry in adopting and developing related AM technologies.

The modules offered in this GC Programme will enhance the knowledge and expertise of the engineers and prepare them for new challenges in the AM related industry.

Application Criteria

Any Bachelor degree holders, in particular B.Eng. (Mechanical Engineering) degree and B.Eng. (Materials Science and Engineering), or equivalent.

(For effective learning, applicants are expected to have sufficient standard of written and spoken English.)

Candidature Period and Duration

Maximum period of candidature is 2 years.

Award of Graduate Certificate

Upon successful completion of 12 MCs with a Cumulative Average Point (CAP) of at least 2.50 out of 5 will be awarded a Graduate Certificate in Additive Manufacturing.

List of Modules

To select 6 out of 8 modules from the module list below. Each module is 2 modular credits.

(Note: Not all modules are offered in each semester)

Module Code Module Title
ME5608A Principles and Processes of Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
ME5608B Hybrid Manufacturing (SSG funded)
ME5615A Design and Pre-processing for Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
ME5615B Post-processing for Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
ME5614A Special Project in Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
ME5513A Fatigue Analysis for Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
MLE5301 Metallic & Ceramic Materials in Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)
MLE5302 Polymer Materials in Additive Manufacturing (SSG funded)

Class Timetable and Module Description

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Per Module Contact Hours

The contact hours for a 2-MC module will be between 18 – 20 hours in total, which include lectures, projects and discussions, and assessments.

Mode of Delivery

Classes will be either in short-course format over 3 to 4 days period or comprise evening classes and/or those conducted on the weekend over a longer duration.

Assessment and Grades

Modes of assessment comprise quizzes / term papers, in-class participation, final assessment / presentation, projects with emphasis on practical aspects of Additive Manufacturing.

Requirements for Credit Transfers to Master of Science (M.Sc.)

The stacking of GC modules (for module(s) with grade B or higher is allowed) to the M.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering) programme will be subjected to SSG funding rule and the approval from the host department.

Application Period

Application for January 2019 Intake is closed.


Module Fees

Applicants Paying Full Fee Per Module Singapore Citizens below 40 years old and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above (under the MCES) Singapore Citizens (Eligible for WTS) Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)
Per Module Fee
(excluding GST)
S$2,900 S$2,900 S$2,900 S$2,900 S$2,900
SSG Funding Schemes May enjoy subsidies up to 70% of the module fees (excluding GST) May enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the module fees (excluding GST) May enjoy subsidies up to 95% of the module fees (excluding GST) May enjoy subsidies up to 90% of the module fees (excluding GST)
Per Nett Module Fee (including GST) S$3,103 S$930.90 S$350.90 S$205.90 S$350.90
  1. Academic Modules taken on an Audit Basis are not be eligible for SSG funding.
  2. SSG will only fund a module once for each eligible trainee and in the event you have to retake a module, you will not be eligible for SSG funding again.


Contact Information

Name Contact Email
Ms. Lee Meng Kiow +65-6516-7610
Ms. Salmiah Bte Tukiran +65-6516-5122