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BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING (HONS) IN ELECTRICAL POWER ENGINEERING

WHAT IT IS

The Electrical Power Engineering (EPE) programme is a three-year honours degree jointly offered by SIT and Newcastle University (NU). As the first locally-offered, dedicated electrical power engineering undergraduate programme, the curriculum is specially customised to meet industry demand in Singapore. It will play an important role in increasing the number of graduates to address the workforce demand in the power sector whilst fulfilling the country’s vision of becoming a Smart Nation. As a joint programme, it will leverage on the expertise and resources of both SIT and NU.

Students of the joint programme will have to undergo six months of Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) at a company relevant to their area of study. All students will also have to complete a mandatory three-week attachment at the home campus of Newcastle University where they get to experience life as a student, living and studying in Newcastle, United Kingdom.

This degree programme specialises in the domain of Electrical Power Engineering with emphasis on:

  • Electrical Power Generation
  • High Voltage Technology
  • Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution
  • Power Electronics
  • Electrical Machines and Drives
  • Renewable Energy

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics and A-level graduates are welcome to apply.

CAREER PROSPECTS

Graduates from the EPE programme are needed in diverse sectors:

  • Electrical Power Generation
  • Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution
  • Renewable Energy
  • Smart Grid
  • Land Transportation
  • Power and Automation
  • Oil and Gas

SCHOLARSHIPS

Students pursuing Bachelor of Engineering with Honors in Electrical Power Engineering can apply for the MaritimeONE scholarships. Visit the MaritimeONE scholarship website for more information.

FIND OUT MORE

Singapore Institute of Technology - Electrical Power Engineering, BEng (Hons)

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