Diploma in Construction Engineering

Awarded by Nanyang Institute of Management

Course Objectives

The Diploma in Construction Engineering aims to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to:

- Keep abreast with the current reinforced concrete construction technologies in the industry;

- Perform and supervise effectively the various types of reinforced concrete works on site;

- Plan and schedule reinforced concrete works effectively to achieve high productivity and minimize delay;

- Perform simple designs relating to reinforced concrete construction;

- Manage the safety aspects of reinforced concrete construction; and

- Apply the management and financial know-how for business.


This 24-month diploma consists of 20 months’ classroom studies and 4 months’ Industrial orientation programme.

Entry Requirements

3 GCE ‘O’ Levels

  • English Language (EL1) - Grade 1 to 7
  • Mathematics - Grade 1 to 6
  • Any relevant subject - Grade 1 to 6

N Level / NITEC Qualification holders

  • Student with a minimum of 3 ‘N’ Level passes or a NITEC
    qualification may apply to NIM and complete the Certificate in
    Business Management programme before progressing to the
    Diploma programme.

Minimum 12 years of formal education (high school)

  • IELTS 5.0 or equivalent
  • A good pass in Mathematics

Students who do not meet the minimum English requirements are
required to sit & pass the English Proficiency Test


1. Cost Accounting & Managerial Finance
2. Technopreneurship
3. Project Management
4. Contract Management
5. Management Systems for Construction
6. Structural Mechanics
7. Construction Equipment
8. Reinforced Concrete Construction
9. Surveying
10. Technical Drawings & Structural Detailing
11. Construction Materials
12. Reinforced Concrete Design 1
13. Structural Analysis
14. Advanced Concrete Technology
15. Building Measurement
16. Building Construction & Formwork Safety Course
17. Precast Design & Construction
18. Prestressed Design & Construction
19. Reinforced Concrete Design 2
20. Steel Design & Construction
21. Structural Appraisal & Repair
22. Building Services Design Principles
23. Construction Technology
24. Geotechnical Engineering
25. Industrial Orientation/ Project (4mths)

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Aug 2020
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