The Technical University of Munich Asia (TUM Asia) commenced operations in Singapore in 2002 as a branch campus subsidiary of the Technische Universität München (TUM) which is ranked as the #1 University in Germany. To foster a closer partnership between education and manufacturing industries, TUM Asia has partnered Festo Didactic who is the world-leading provider of equipment and solutions for technical education to launch Singapore’s 1st Industrie 4.0 Specialist Diploma in Advanced Digital Manufacturing (ADM).

Under the direct guidance of German experts who are key drivers of Industrie 4.0, the Specialist Diploma in ADM equips participants with relevant Industrie 4.0 knowledge and skills as well as hands-on experience with Industrie 4.0 training equipment to prepare them for more complex job roles to meet new technological challenges in the Advanced Manufacturing Industry. Participants will also receive expert mentorship to create and implement a digital transformation blueprint for their business to improve productivity and transform their operations.

Programme Structure

Participants will be awarded the Specialist Diploma in Advanced Digital Manufacturing upon successful completion of both of the following Post-Diploma Certificates. Each Post-Diploma Certificate comprises of three individual modules.


  • Essentials of Advanced Manufacturing Systems
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Advanced Manufacturing Project
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Industrial Internet of Things
  • Digital Manufacturing Project
Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (or higher), OR a relevant polytechnic diploma with at least 2 years of related working experience

Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered based on:

(i) Evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience; OR

(ii) Supporting evidence of competency readiness

Dates & Fees

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Contact Details

TUM Asia Campus
SIT@SP Building
(Singapore Institute of Technology @ Singapore Polytechnic)
510 Dover Road
Singapore 139660

Tel: +65 6777 7407