What will I learn?

The Diploma in Mass Communication (DMC) shapes students into effective communicators by equipping them with the skills to succeed in journalism, public relations and marketing. This programme will provide you with a strong foundation of knowledge across all media platforms, including print, broadcast, and digital, as well as the know-how to tailor messages to specific audiences.

This track will prepare you for the integrated newsroom of the future where reporters produce stories across print, broadcast, and digital.

Become an effective 360-degree communicator with strong digital media skills. Understand the concepts of targeted messaging across all media platforms, including print, broadcast, and digital. Undergo an industry partnership programme at one of our many partner organizations such as: Edelman; health promotion board; international enterprise Singapore; mediacorp (today); Ogilvy public relations worldwide; public service division; Singapore press holdings

DMC graduates can look forward to exciting careers in the media and creative industries. You will be well placed to take on roles such as:

Media and Creative Industry:

  • Advertising Executive
  • Assistant Producer
  • Journalist/Writer
  • Public Relations Executive

Commercial Enterprises:

  • Corporate Communications Executive
  • Marketing Communications Executive

Also graduates have gone on to further their studies in local or overseas universities.

Which department am I in?

School of Management and Communication

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
SG$26,919.00 (US$ 19,959) per year
Tuition Fee Payable (after Tuition Grant): SG $9,050
Start date

Expected October 2021

Venue

School of Management and Communication

9 Woodlands Avenue 9,

738964, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements: O-level holders must have English language with grades 1-4, mathematics (Elementary/Additional) with grades 1-7, any three other subjects (to be eligible for admission, they must also have sat for one subject for the ELR2B2-A Aggregate Type) with grades 1-6; aggregate type (ELR2B2-A); NITEC holders must have subjects with GPA greater than equal to 3.5; Higher NITEC holders must have subjects with GPA greater than equal to 2.0.Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements: O-level holders must have English language with grades 1-6, mathematics (elementary/advanced) with grades 1-6, any three other subjects (to be eligible for admission, they must also have sat for one subject for the ELR2B2-B Aggregate Type) with grades 1-6; aggregate type (ELR2B2-B); NITEC holders must have subjects with GPA greater than equal to 3.5; Higher NITEC holders must have subjects with GPA greater than equal to 2.0. Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements: A-level holders must have the obtain an A-S grade for General Paper (English Medium), obtain an A-E grade for three other H2 subjects, and must have taken GCE 'A' Level examinations whilst studying in a Junior College / Millennia Institute in Singapore.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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