Nanyang Polytechnic Nursing: Advanced Diploma in Gerontology Nursing

About the Course

Gerontological nursing aims to facilitate and develop knowledgeable and skilled clinical practitioners to meet the psychosocial and health needs of the elderly. The Advanced Diploma in Nursing (Gerontology) prepares students to face the contemporary challenges of providing care to an ageing population and to develop innovative measures to meet these challenges

Admission Requirements

A Diploma in Nursing from a local Polytechnic or an equivalent qualification;
Registered with the Singapore Nursing Board;
1 year post registration experience with 6 months in the discipline of study;
Regional candidates must have an IELTS grade of 6 and above.

Details of the course will be announced as and when the course is offered. Typically two intakes per year, in April and October. The course will be conducted based on sufficient number of applicants.

Applicants are to submit their application online at
Please submit your supporting documents (photocopy of NRIC, educational transcripts, degree, etc.) to the following address by the closing date:

Student Recruitment & Admission Office
Nanyang Polytechnic
Block A, Level 2,
180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8
Singapore 569830

NB: (1) An incomplete submission may not be considered.
Organisations sponsoring their staff for the programme are required to submit the Company-Sponsorship Form to the above address by the closing date. This can be obtained from the Course Calendar at

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