Internet of Things: Innovation and Business Strategy Programme

Course Overview

Internet of Things (IoT) is a new paradigm that has changed the traditional way of living into a high tech lifestyle. Smart city, smart homes, pollution control, security and surveillance, healthcare, energy consumption, smart transportation, smart industries are such transformations due to IoT.

IoT use smart devices and internet to provide innovative solutions to various challenges and issues related to various business, governmental and public/private industries across the world.

This course introduces the concepts of IoT and the underlying technologies.  While most courses today treat IoT as a technological topic, this course differs by taking a step further, treating IoT as a leadership opportunity: a mechanism to transform businesses and our urban life. The program, therefore, aims to help people envision and lead IoT-based transformations, not just to understand the technical elements. It prepares managers and decision makers to make novel innovative business plans and achieve the strategic advantage IoT in Smart Nation related industries.  


Course Duration

3 days

Course Mode

Synchronous e-learning

Course Intake

13 Dec - 15 Dec 2021


Course Details

  • IoT architecture and technologies
  • Major key issues and challenges of IoT
  • Major IoT applications
  • Importance of Big Data Analytics in IoT
  • Power Your Business Transformations with IoT: Leadership Capability
  • Creating an IoT Roadmap for the Future

Note: NTC reserves the right to reserves the right to make changes to the above programme schedule according to the circumstances at any particular time.


Course Highlights

  • Understand how key IoT technologies can improve organizational productivity and add business value
  • Learn strategies for developing the necessary skills and foundational capabilities to support the implementation of IoT technologies within an organization
  • Gain the industry insights and the latest research development of IoT technologies
  • Build your leadership credibility by obtaining a digital Certificate of Completion from Nanyang Technopreneurship Center @NTU. This can be easily verified by employers directly through the\ to be viewed using Google Chrome or Firefox browser.

Note: NTC reserves the right to reserves the right to make changes to the above programme schedule according to the circumstances at any particular time.


Admission Info

Who Should Attend?

  • C-suits managers and decision makers who want to plan for the transformation IoT by leading a competitive business strategy within your organization, capitalizing on the skills necessary for change
  • Business leaders and entrepreneurs who realize IoT is a business opportunity and a strategic concern
  • Executives and managers who are interested in exploring the opportunities for potential application of IoT

Full Course Fees

S$2,940 (w/o GST)

Fees and Funding

1. SkillsFuture Series

Funding TypeSubsidyCriteria 
Base Grant70%
(Capped at ​$13,000)
Singaporean / Singaporean PR Age 21 & Above Course Fee: $2940 - $2058=$882
GST: $61.74
Full Fee Payable: $943.74
Enhanced Subsidy
(Capped at $13,000)
Singaporean Age 40 & Above Course Fee: $2940 - $2646=$294
GST: $61.74
Full Fee Payable: $355.74
Enhanced Training Support
(Capped at $13,000)
Singaporean / Singaporean PR who is SME Sponsored  Course Fee: $2940 - $2646=$294
GST: $61.74
Full Fee Payable: $355.74


2. SkillsFuture Credit

Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits (up to S$500) to pay for the course fees. The credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding. This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. Applications via must be made within 60 days before course commencement. Please click here for the user guide on how to submit your claim.

From 1 April 2020, a one-off SkillsFuture Credit top-up of $500 will be provided to every Singapore Citizens aged 25 years and above as at 31 December 2020. This top-up will expire on 31 December 2025. Eligible Singaporeans can now start using their one-off credit top-up to offset the full fee payable.

3. Absentee Payroll

Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll via the Enterprise Portal for Jobs & Skills. For more information, please visit the Digital Service at EPJS

4. NTU Alumni Course Credit

From 1 July 2019, NTU alumni may utilise their course credits of S$1,600.00 to co-pay up to 50% of the nett fee (exclusive of prevailing GST) payable for courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. There will be no administrative fee involved for the use of NTU Alumni Course Credits on courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. Find out more about NTU alumni course credit here.  


An online assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.

Online assessments and evaluations will be conducted at the end of the course. Participants taking the SkillsFuture grant must comply with the following requirements to be awarded with the grant:

Achieving minimum attendance (75% of the total module hours)
Completion and pass the programme assessments

Participants who have fulfilled the requirements will receive the programme certificate upon completion.


Registration is now closed. Click here for the registration form.


For enquiries, contact us at

Ms Pamela Lim | 6592 2598
Ms Venessa Lee | 6316 2999

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