Industrial Doctorate & Industrial Masters Programme

Industrial Doctorate & Industrial Masters Programme

Programme Overview and Highlights

The Industrial Doctorate / Industrial Masters programme partners industry to train and develop talent pipeline for the industry at the postgraduate level for the following programmes.

  • Master of Engineering (MEng)
  • Doctorate of Engineering (EngD)
  • Master of Clinical Research (MClin)
  • Doctorate of Clinical Research (ClinD)

Candidates will work on an industry-derived project and will be jointly supervised by SIT faculty and Industry supervisor. The candidate will spend 50% of his/her time in SIT taking academic modules.

Programme Structure


Minimum Candidature

Maximum Candidature


Industrial Masters

2 years

4 years

  • 3 postgraduate modules
  • Thesis on industry-derived project

Industrial Doctorate

4 years

6 years

  • 6 postgraduate modules
  • Thesis on industry-derived project


Applicants must possess the following:

  • A relevant Bachelor degree from a recognised university
  • Current employees of companies with Bachelor degree qualifications are eligible to apply. Eligible candidates will be salaried employees at the Partnering Company while pursuing full-time graduate studies with SIT.

Intakes and Application Dates

There will be two admission intakes per academic year:  September and January.

The deadline for application submission is:

  • September Intake: End of June
  • January Intake: End of September

Next application opening: June 2020


Subsidised Fees

Non-Subsidised Fees2

Singapore Citizens3

Singapore Permanent Residents3

International Students with Funding Support2






  1. The above Postgraduate Programme Fees are for AY2019/20. They are not fixed throughout the student’s entire candidature and are subject to yearly review and revision.
  2. The fees for International Students and Non-Subsidised fees are inclusive of 7% GST.
  3. The subsidised fees for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents shown are without GST, as GST on tuition fees will be subsidised by Ministry of Education.


Funding Support may be available for eligible companies. Please contact us at [email protected] for more details.