12 months
39534 EUR/year
39534 EUR/year
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The MSc in Industry 4.0 aims to prepare graduates for the emerging workplace of the fourth industrial revolution (also known as Industry 4.0), by equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to keep pace with the changes occurring in various industries due to technological disruption, and to lead transformation to enhance productivity in the workplace

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It boasts a curriculum where learning takes place both inside the classroom and out in the industry, tapping on the deep expertise of five NUS academic units in areas pertinent to Industry 4.0 :

  • NUS Faculty of Engineering
  • NUS Faculty of Science
  • NUS Institute of Systems Science
  • NUS School of Computing
  • NUS School of Continuing and Lifelong Education

The curriculum is also specifically designed in accordance with the Singapore Economic Development Board’s (EDB) Singapore Smart Industry Readiness Index to further aid companies in transforming their capabilities through their human capital, and support Singapore’s drive towards becoming a Smart Nation. The Industry 4.0 programme is offered by the National University of Singapore .

Why This Programme?

·       Develop the breadth and depth of skillsets that defines an Industry 4.0 talent—a professional able to synergise technological smarts with business and operational know-how.

·       Be introduced to the cutting edge technologies and tools (e.g. artificial intelligence, virtual/augmented reality and additive manufacturing) that will transform work and industries in the fourth industrial revolution.

·       Prepare to excel in a range of Industry 4.0 jobs such as Knowledge Analysts, Solutions Architects and Industrial User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) Designers.

Programme Structure

The NUS MSc in Industry 4.0 is a 40-modular credit (MC) coursework-based Master’s Degree programme comprising:  

  • Core Modules (20 MCs), and
  • Elective Modules (20 MCs).
  • A capstone project which is part of the Core Modules

Most modules are 4 MC

Under the Elective modules, students will choose the modules selection from 1 of the graduate certificates listed:

  • Graduate Certificate in Additive Manufacturing
  • Graduate Certificate in Data Mining and Interpretation
  • Graduate Certificate in Deep Learning for Industry
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Business
  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Supply Chain
  • Graduate Certificate in Intelligent Sensing Systems
  • Graduate Certificate in Internet of Things
  • Graduate Certificate in Pattern Recognition Systems
  • Graduate Certificate in Principles and Practice of Secure Systems
  • Graduate Certificate in Quality Assurance and Yield Optimisation
  • Graduate Certificate in Robotics and Automation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application period: 1st Oct 2021 – 28th Feb 2022


40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

To apply for admission to the NUS MSc in Industry 4.0 programme, applicants should possess a bachelor's degree - preferably with Honours - in Science, Engineering, Computing, Analytics or equivalent disciplines, and knowledge of programming (Applicants may be required to complete a programming course to demonstrate their programming competency on a case-by-case basis).

Tuition Fee

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    39534 EUR/year
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Living costs for Singapore

1878 - 3880 SGD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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