Programme Overview

Bachelor of Science
Singapore Institute of Technology
3 years
Total credits
Application period
11 January to 19 March 2021
Next intake
Campus location

The Bachelor of Science in Digital Communications and Integrated Media is a three-year direct honours degree programme that prepares students for a career in Communications and Media sectors.

Graduates will be able to work in a wide variety of fields, leveraging on skills gained in three core areas — Digital Web Analytics, Integrated Media Management and Digital Media Production.

Curriculum Highlights
  • Digital Innovations for Integrated Media
  • Marketing Communications in the Digital World  Producing 'Reality' — Documentary Production Social Media Analytics
  • Strategic and Public Communications 
  • Eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme
Career Opportunities

 Graduates can look forward to careers in these areas:

  • Digital Strategy
  • Data Analytics
  • Corporate Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising

Integrated Work Study Programme

Integrated Work Study Programme provides students with the opportunity to undertake real work. Held over the span of eight to 12 months, it is designed to be more in-depth than a traditional internship. You will gain real work experience and apply the theories you learn in class with actual practice.

Career Options

Graduates can look forward to working in, but not limited to, the following occupational fields:

  • Digital Strategy
  • Data Analytics
  • Corporate Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising

Eligibility and Exemption

Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics, A level / NUS High School Diploma / IB Diploma graduates are welcome to apply.

Subject to approval, diploma holders may apply for appropriate module exemptions on a voluntary basis. SIT will deliberate the exemption requests based on educational considerations.


English Subject

Minimum Grade Required

GCE O Level

English as First Language


International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Module)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

7.5 for all components (Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking)

Polytechnic Foundation Programme (PFP)

English Modules


GCE A Level

General Paper/Knowledge & Inquiry


International Baccalaureate (IB)

SL ‘English A: Language & Literature’ OR
SL ‘Literature & Performance’


NUS High School Diploma

EL4101 or higher (EL5101, 6103) modules


Please refer here for additional requirements.

Fees and Finances

Per Credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $22,500.00 for SG Citizens / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
Per Credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $47,160.00 for Permanent Resident / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
Per Credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $63,558.00 for International Student / $96,878.00 Non-subsidised fees.
  • Tuition fees shown is the total cost based on the completion of the study.
  • Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents fees are exclusive of GST and subsidised by the Ministry of Education.
  • International Students and Non-Subsidised fees are inclusive of 7% GST.

Industry Advisory Committee

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

Mr Howie Lau (Chairperson)
Assistant Chief Executive (Media and Innovation) 
Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) 
Ms Rowena Bhagchandani
Chief Executive Officer/Co-Founder
BLK J Pte Ltd
Mr Glen Franics
Chief Technology Officer
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Mr Ryan Lim
Founder and Principal Consultant 
QED Consulting
Ms Hui-E Seeto
Marketing, Digital Media Solutions, Business and Enterprises, APAC Adobe
Mr Parminder Singh
Chief Commerical and Digital Officer
Mediacorp Pte Ltd
Mr Andrew David Jonathan Spink
Former Chief Executive Officer
HBO Asia 

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