Programme Overview

BSc (Hons)
Singapore Institute of Technology
3 years
Total credits
Application period
10 January to 19 March 2023
Next intake
Campus location
SIT@NYP Building

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Applied Artificial Intelligence is a three-year direct honours programme designed to nurture ICT professionals who are competent in developing, applying, and deploying AI solutions.

Artificial intelligence has been identified as a key component in Singapore’s Smart Nation Journey to transform the economy. In tandem with Singapore's plans to be a global leader in advancing AI solutions by 2030, the demand for machine learning engineers is expected to surge.

This specialised programme focuses on implementing AI within software systems and provides in-depth coverage on three focus areas:

  • Core-Software Engineering is the bedrock of foundational software development, essential for mastery of machine learning skills. This also includes topics such as cloud computing, big data, and DevOps.

  • Core-Machine Learning will equip you with skills on how AI models can be developed, applied, and deployed.

  • Professional Skills that will equip you with the relevant soft skills to express your ideas clearly and confidently to different stakeholders. These are skills expected of a working professional.

Programme Highlights

  • Machine Learning
  • AI Cross-Domain (Industry) Projects
  • Computer Vision and Deep Learning
  • Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Capstone Project
  • Eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP)
Applied Artificial Intelligence

Integrated Work Study Programme

As part of applied learning, SIT offers extended work placements. Students will undertake an eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) with a company. You will learn to integrate theories through practice, acquire industry knowledge and develop professional skills in a real-world environment. IWSP provides an opportunity for students to immerse themselves in the placement company’s business and culture. The practical experience will allow students to smoothly transit into a career upon graduation.

Career Options

  • AI Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Data Engineer (Machine Learning Specialist)
  • AI Application Engineer

Eligibility and Exemption

Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics, A-Level / IB Diploma graduates, and holders of equivalent Year 12 qualifications are welcome to apply.
Applicants with a strong proficiency and interest in Mathematics, Physics, Computing, and Artificial Intelligence are encouraged to apply.

A-Levels / IB Diploma Prerequisites

Obtained a good pass in any two of the following H1/H2 or SL/HL subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Computing, or Computer Science.

Module Exemptions

Module exemptions may be granted for the first year modules on a module-by-module basis subject to evaluation of applicant’s diploma and grade in related modules. Exemptions may also be considered for relevant professional or industrial certifications.

Fees and Finances

    Subsidised fees per credit
    Total credit
    Tuition fees: $22,500.00 for SG Citizens / $97,784.00 Non-subsidised fees.
    Subsidised fees per credit
    Total credit
    Tuition fees: $47,160.00 for Permanent Resident / $97,784.00 Non-subsidised fees.
    Subsidised fees per credit
    Total credit
    Tuition fees: $64,152.00 for International Student / $97,784.00 Non-subsidised fees.

    Industry Advisory Committee

    The members of the Industry Advisory Committee for this programme are:

    Mr Andy Goh (Chairman)
    Managing Director
    Rohde & Schwarz Asia Pte Ltd
    Mr Lee Tachyang
    Senior Director of Technology Development & Introduction
    Mr Soh Lip Leong
    Senior Vice President and General Manager
    ams AG
    Dr. Thai-Lai Pham
    Siemens Pte Ltd (Singapore)
    Ms Lim Lee Yong
    Senior Director of Fab 10
    Micron Technology
    Mr Lo Kien Foh
    President & CEO
    Continental Automotive Singapore Pte Ltd