Introduction

Overview of B.Sc. (Project and Facilities Management)

The four-year direct honours B.Sc. (Project & Facilities Management) programme combines management and technologically oriented subjects in a holistic and integrated manner. It is designed to develop leaders for the built environment sector.

Core areas of study

• Project Management
• Contract Management / Quantity Surveying
• Facilities Management
• Event Management

Eligible B.Sc (PFM) undergraduates may opt for a second major in Management (offered by NUS Business School) or in Management (Technology) (jointly offered by NUS Business School and Faculty of Engineering). Students may also opt for a Double Degree Programme or MSc (Project Management) Concurrent Degree Programme.

Polytechnic diploma holders who are granted Advanced Placement Credits (APCs) may complete the programme in 3.5 years.

Excellent Career Prospects

Project Management and Facilities Management will continue to gain in importance as activities in all sectors of the economy become more complex. Organizations worldwide require efficient facilities and infrastructure to enhance productivity. The demand for building and infrastructure development in Singapore will continue to increase.

The combination of these two areas of knowledge relevant to different aspects of the process of developing and managing built facilities gives the graduates an essential versatility and a range of career options. Major Career paths include:

• Project Managers
• Facilities Managers
• Quantity Surveyors
• Contract Managers
• Event managers

Major Employers

Our graduates have found employment in private and public sector organisations locally and internationally. They include:

• Building and Construction Authority (BCA)
• JTC Corporation
• Defence Science and Technology Agency
• Land Transport Authority (LTA)
• Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd
• AECOM
• Rider Levett Bucknall LLP
• CPG Facilities Management Pte Ltd
• EM Services Pte Ltd
• Kajima Overseas Asia Pte Ltd
• Shimizu Corporation Singapore
• Woh Hup Pte Ltd
• Keppel Land Ltd
• Capitaland Ltd
• DBS
• Hyflux Ltd

Admission Requirements

‘A’ Level

• Good grades in Chemistry or Mathematics or Physics at H1 Level
• Pass in at least two subjects at H2 Level
• Pass in either General Paper (GP) or Knowledge and Inquiry (KI)
• Meet NUS Mother Tongue Language (MTL) requirements

Polytechnics

• Good grades in any diplomas from a local Polytechnic
• Minimum pass in GCE ‘O’ Level Elementary Mathematics

NUS High School

• Diploma with good grades in Chemistry or Mathematics or Physics
• Meet NUS Mother Tongue Language (MTL) requirements

International Baccalaureate (IB)

• Pass in SL Chemistry or Mathematics or Physics
• Other requirements as set out in http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/IB-admissions-req-to-NUS.html

Student Exchange Programme, NUS Overseas College and Internship

In the third year of this programme, students can go on Student Exchange Programme (SEP) with our partner universities such as Seoul National University, University of British Columbia, University of Manchester, Carnegie Mellon University and University of California (Berkeley).

Students can also participate in NUS Overseas College (NOC), a 1-year technopreneurship minor programme in Silicon Valley, New York, Shanghai, Stockholm, Bio Valley and many more.

Alternatively, students may opt to do a 12-week (May to July) internship module locally or abroad


Scholarship and Financial Aid

In addition to the numerous scholarships offered at the university-level, the Department also offers scholarships and bursaries to eligible B.Sc. (PFM) undergraduates. These include the following:

• Kong Mun Kwong Scholarship
• Woh Hup Scholarship
• BEMA Bursary
• Lighthouse Club (Singapore) Bursary
• Tan Chew Char Bursary

Prospective Students

B.Sc. (Project and Facilities Management) Brochure:

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B.Sc. (Project and Facilities Management) Curriculum Structure:

AY2015/16 Intake and after

Office of Admissions:

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Office of Financial Aid:

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For enquiries, please email pfm@nus.edu.sg

Note: Every effort is made to ensure that the information is accurate and current. However, the University and the School reserve the right to make alterations without notice.