A Level Students, this was written just for you!

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To all the A’Level students who have just received their results, this post is for you!

Are you are still undecided on what course you would like to enrol in, feel as though nothing really fits the bill? If you’re looking for a future that has a high level of human interaction, have a passion for helping others and garner great satisfaction from improving the lives of others do consider enrolling into the School of Health Science at Nanyang Polytechnic.

The School of Health Sciences at Nanyang Polytechnic is THE place for students who are keen to embrace the challenge of working in a healthcare environment.  Established since 1992, it prepares and trains people for careers in Nursing, Dental Hygiene and Therapy, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Diagnostic Radiography and Radiation Therapy.

To date, an approximate total of 12 000 students have graduated from the Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Specialist Diploma courses conducted by the School.  These healthcare professionals work in hospitals, clinics, laboratories, rehabilitation centres, community health agencies and other health-related settings.

The 4 courses that require A’Level certificates as a pre-requisite are

  1. Diploma in Physiotherapy
  2. Diploma in Occupational Therapy
  3. Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography
  4. Diploma in Radiation Therapy

These courses are only available in Nanyang Polytechnic and is the most viable option of education in these fields if you wish to study them locally. Besides obtaining the necessary qualifications and certification to practise as healthcare professionals both locally and abroad, opportunities for continuous education and further specialisation are aplenty. Our graduates can pursue degree conversion programmes available both locally and in many renowned overseas universities.

The Polytechnic semester begins in April, unlike most local universities as such, signing up for the courses requires you to act fast and to apply within the limited window of application. Fret not!

All you have to do is to follow these simple steps in application

Step 1: Go to the Nanyang Polytechnic Official website (http://nyp.edu.sg/)

Step 2: Fill in your particulars

Step 3: You will recieve a confirmation number and await the application package sent by Nanyang Polytechnic.

There! You’re all set to embark on your exciting life in Nanyang Polytechnic as a Healthcare student. I hope the guide helped, and we all look forward to seeing you in school!

If we can help you in any way, please don’t hesistate to email us at spastudentcouncil@gmail.com 🙂



2 thoughts on “A Level Students, this was written just for you!

    SPSC responded:
    April 22, 2011 at 12:03 AM

    hi, really sorry for the late reply. diploma grads would be about.. $2100-2200? grads will be paid about 100-200 more. This is without the deduction of CPF yet.

    ethel said:
    March 6, 2011 at 8:50 PM

    wahhhh, excellent la, so detailed! i’m very impressed haha

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