Diploma Admission

Direct Entry – Applicants will be enrolled directly into Specialist Diploma programmes if they meet the following criteria:

  • Singaporean and Singapore PR applicants: 5 ‘N’ Level subjects including English with minimum C6 grade for each subject, or equivalent
  • 18 years old and above
  • Foreign applicants: Completion of Grade 10 taught in English or completion of Grade 10 not taught in English with minimum IELTS score of 5 or minimum TOEFL score of 55, or equivalent

Conditional Entry – Applicants will be given conditional entry into Specialist Diploma programmes based on the following criteria:

  • Submission of a design portfolio subjected to assessment by FMDS Academic Team AND
  • Submission of resume and Letter(s) of Identity from employer(s) for matured candidates of minimum 25 years of age with a minimum of 2 years of working experience in a related field AND
  • Completion of the FMDS Design Foundation programme with a minimum Credit grade

Direct Entry – Applicants will be enrolled directly into Diploma programmes if they meet the following criteria:

  • Singaporean and Singapore PR applicants: 3 GCE O Level passes. NITEC or HNITEC including English with a C6 grade for each subject, or equivalent or Completion of an FMDS Specialist Diploma with a minimum Credit grade
  • 18 years old and above
  • Foreign applicants: Completion of Grade 12 taught in English or completion of Grade 12 not taught in English with minimum IELTS score of 5 or minimum TOEFL score of 55, or equivalent or Completion of an FMDS Specialist Diploma with a minimum Credit grade

Conditional Entry – Applicants will be given conditional entry into Diploma programmes based on the following criteria:

  • Submission of a design portfolio subjected to assessment by FMDS Academic Team AND
  • Submission of resume and Letter(s) of Identity from employer(s) for matured candidates of minimum 25 years of age with a minimum of 2 years of working experience in a related field AND
  • Completion of an FMDS Specialist Diploma with a minimum Credit grade

Direct Entry – Applicants will be enrolled directly into Advanced Diploma programmes if they meet the following criteria:

  • Singaporean and Singapore PR applicants: Completed a Diploma in any discipline or 3 GCE A Level subjects including General Paper with a D grade for each subject, or equivalent ORo Completion of an FMDS Diploma with a minimum Credit grade
  • Foreign applicants: Completed a Diploma taught in English or completion of Diploma not taught in English with minimum IELTS score of 5 or minimum TOEFL score of 55, or equivalent or 3 GCE A Level subjects including General Paper with a D grade for each subject, or equivalent ORo Completion of an FMDS Diploma with a minimum Credit grade

Conditional Entry – Applicants will be given conditional entry into Advanced Diploma programmes based on the following criteria:

  • Submission of a design portfolio subjected to assessment by FMDS Academic Team AND
  • Submission of resume and Letter(s) of Identity from employer(s) for matured candidates of minimum 25 years of age with a minimum of 2 years of working experience in a related field AND
  • Completion of an FMDS Diploma with a minimum Credit grade