BCA-Industry Diploma Scholarship and Sponsorship


The BCA-Industry iBuildSG Diploma Scholarship / Sponsorship programmes are offered by BCA, in collaboration with industry firms, to students of high caliber pursuing full-time Built Environment (BE) courses at local Polytechnics and the BCA Academy.

Through these programmes, graduates will enjoy opportunities to build on an exciting and rewarding career in the BE sector.

The programmes are structured in two stages:

  • Stage 1 (Full-time Study) provides financial incentives during full-time diploma study
  • Stage 2 (Post-Diploma Development) provides a clear progression path and attractive remuneration for diploma graduates*

*Stage 2 is applicable for FY20 cycle and earlier only. Terms and conditions apply.

Tenable Institutions

  • BCA Academy (BCAA)
  • Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
  • Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)
  • Republic Polytechnic (RP)
  • Singapore Polytechnic (SP)
  • Temasek Polytechnic (TP)

Tenable Diploma Courses

BCA Academy (BCAA)

  • Architecture (Technology)
  • Construction Engineering
  • Digital Engineering (formerly Construction Information Technology)
  • Design (Interior and Landscape)
  • Electrical Engineering & Clean Energy
  • Facilities Management
  • Mechanical Engineering (Green Building Technology)
  • Quantity Surveying

Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)

  • Clean Energy Management
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental & Water Techonology
  • Hotel & Leisure Facilities Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Real Estate Business
  • Design (formerly Sustainable Urban Design & Engineering)

Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)

  • Electrical Engineering with Eco-Design
  • Spatial Design (formerly Space & Interior Design)
  • Architecture (formerly Sustainable Architectural Design)

Republic Polytechnic (RP)

  • Sustainable Built Environment (formerly Green Building Energy Management)

Singapore Polytechnic (SP)

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering (formerly Civil Engineering with Business)
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Energy Systems & Management
  • Facilities Management (formerly Hotel & Leisure Facilities Management)
  • Integrated Events & Project Management
  • Interior Design
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Mechanical Engineering

Temasek Polytechnic (TP)

  • Clean Energy
  • Environment Design
  • Architectural Technology & Building Services (formerly Green Building & Sustainability)
  • Integrated Facility Management
  • Interior Architecture & Design


Scholarship / Sponsorship: Stage 1 (full time study)**

  • $15,000 per academic year for Scholarship (minimum 2 years)
  • $7,000 per academic year for Sponsorship (minimum 2 years)
  • Serve a minimum 2 years bond upon graduation / ORD

**Terms and conditions apply.

Industry Recognised Training Courses***

*** To be provided by sponsor firm during Stage 2 joint bond period. Terms & Conditions apply.

Institution Specialist Diploma
BCA Academy Specialist Diploma in Architectural Technology
Specialist Diploma in Building Cost Management
Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Specialist Diploma in Computational BIM (Building)
Specialist Diploma in Computational BIM (Infrastructure)
Specialist Diploma in Construction Management
Specialist Diploma in Construction Productivity
Specialist Diploma in Design for Manufacturing & Assembly (DfMA)
Specialist Diploma in Facility & Energy Management
Specialist Diploma in Interior & Landscape Design
Specialist Diploma in Lean Construction
Specialist Diploma in M&E Coordination
Specialist Diploma in MEP Modularisation
Specialist Diploma in Underground Construction
Specialist Diploma in Virtual Design & Construction (VDC)
Ngee Ann Polytechnic Diploma (Conversion) in Facility Management
Diploma (Conversion) in Township Management
Specialist Diploma in Electrical Design & Operation
Specialist Diploma in Sustainable Facilities Management
Singapore Polytechnic Advanced Diploma in Building Automation & Services
Advanced Diploma in Power System Engineering
Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modelling Management
Specialist Diploma in Energy Management for Cleanroom Facility
Specialist Diploma in Digital Technologies for a Smart City
Specialist Diploma in Energy Efficiency & Management
Temasek Polytechnic Specialist Diploma in Energy Management & Sustainable Design
Specialist Diploma in Building Information Modeling (BIM) Construction & Asset Management


To be eligible for the scholarship or sponsorship, you must:

  • Be a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident.
  • Enter with ITE or GCE 'O' level results or be a Polytechnic or BCA Academy student
  • Have good to outstanding academic results
  • Have good to excellent CCA records

Conditions of Award

A minimum 2-year bond duration is required.

Required Documents

Please attach the following documents to your application:

  • Proof of citizenship
  • GCE 'O' level, Higher Nitec or Nitec results
  • Polytechnic or BCA Academy results
  • Polytechnic or BCA Academy course admission letter for new students
  • CCA records
  • Testimonials

Student Application

Application for the 2022 cycle is now closed. 

Firm Participation Form

The submission of interest for firms to be 2022's sponsors has now closed. Please check this page for future updates.

List of approved built environment firms for recipients to serve bond in:

2021 Participating Industry Sponsors

  • 3PA Pte Ltd
  • Amcrotech Pte Ltd
  • CHBC Integrated Builders Pte Ltd
  • DLE M&E Pte Ltd
  • DLM Pte Ltd
  • Gammon Pte Limited
  • Hocklim Engineering Pte Ltd
  • P&T Consultants Pte Ltd
  • Swee Builders Pte Ltd
  • TENarchitects

Employment update

Recipients of iBuildSG Diploma Scholarship/Sponsorship, please click here to update your employment status.


For any enquiries, please email BCA_Industry_DIP@bca.gov.sg or call 1800 3425222.

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