Upcoming FlexiMasters Courses

The initiative of FlexiMasters courses in Artificial Intelligence and AI Plus* is designed to help those who wish to acquire more knowledge in applying ethical AI practices and applying the knowledge in specific niche areas in organizations This will enable them to understand and help societies to solve problems brought about by the impact of AI.

*Notes for participants:

  • The FlexiMasters title will correspond to the name of the AI Plus courses obtained. There are a total of seven titles:
    1. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Advance Manufacturing and Engineering
    2. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Bioimage, Signal Analysis & Healthcare
    3. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Business Analytics
    4. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Drug Discovery & Protein Interactions
    5. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Computational Geonomics
    6. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Accelerated Materials Development
    7. FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Smart City and Urban Systems
  • The learner can only apply for one FlexiMasters in the associated AI Plus grouping.
  • The Graduate Certificate is a combination of any six courses (course 1 to 18) plus one of the AI Plus group of courses (course 19 to 39), for a total of 9 AUs.
  • For FlexiMasters, a combination of any twelve courses (courses 1 to 18) plus one of the AI Plus group of courses (course 19 to 39), for a total of 15 AUs.
S/NCourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
 FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence with AI for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering  
21CET872 AI for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (Advanced)115 - 24 Feb 2023

* Virtual live and/or online learning 

FlexiMasters in Computer Control and Automation (CCA) will be useful to automation engineers who wish to upgrade their skills. In addition, engineers who are looking to switch to the automation field can also benefit from this FlexiMasters in CCA which includes computer control, robotics, computer vision, process control, optimization and decision making. 

CoursesAcademic UnitCourse Date
111 - 25 Mar 2023
​​CET718 Linear and Nonlinear Programming13 Mar 2023

    FlexiMasters in Electronics aims to provide the graduates, practicing engineers, R&D managers and technical staff who wish to gain in-depth technical knowledge in the area of semiconductor manufacture and microelectronics. Particularly, the emphasis of process technology and integrated circuit design plays the critical role for current and future technology development in semiconductor industry.

    CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
    127 Feb - 2 Mar 2023

      PaCE@NTU in partnership with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering introduces FlexiMasters in Engineering Optics and Photonics. The different modules offered through this program are expected to benefit the participants through CET to upgrade their technical knowledge and skills that are highly relevant in the changing industrial landscape.

      This programme aims to address the needs of  manufacturing and related service sectors with integrated and comprehensive courses in photonics and optical engineering.  It comprises of focused modules ranging from basic optical engineering, lasers and photonics, photonics materials and devices, lithography, fibre optics and optical communications, designed to equip graduates with the much-required knowledge on the fundamentals of optics and photonics, optical engineering followed by specific industrial applications that are highly relevant today. 

      It is tailored for practicing engineers, analysts, researchers, regulatory specialist, designers, and executives. As this course is designed to be accessible, it is also suitable to learners from all disciplines who seek to have in-depth understanding of photonics and engineering optics and their impact in current industries and for Industry 4.0 (I 4.0).

      CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
      CET824 Basic Optical Engineering223 - 28 Feb 2023
      CET826 Understanding Fibre Optic Distributed Network for IoT Infrastructure125 - 26 Feb 2023
      CET827 Fibre based Components for High Speed IoT Applications111 - 12 Mar 2023
      CET831 Lasers and Optics for Smart Manufacturing (I 4.0)- Current Practices and Future Prospects12 - 3 Mar 2023
        FlexiMasters in Health and Ageing is designed to provide the learners with a holistic view of ageing and health. This involves a multidisciplinary approach covering the different fields of sociology, psychology, economics, health, public policy and research. 

        The courses collectively equip learners with theoretical tools to formulate critical opinions about health and society. Learners who enroll in this FlexiMasters certificate courses will also be able to access accompanying courses focusing on the methodologies of social science research, both quantitative and qualitative, that they can utilize as tools to further their understanding of the subject matter.​

        CoursesAcademic UnitCourse Date
        CET130 Traditional Chinese Medicine for Older Adults1​.525 Feb - 12 Mar 2023  |  1 - 16 Apr 2023

        The FlexiMasters in Information Management and Analytics equips participants with the knowledge needed  to thrive in information-intensive workplaces. This is achieved through a set of courses that focuses on key  aspects of acquiring, managing, analyzing and interpreting information assets relevant to an  organization.

        Course Academic UnitCourse Date
        CET180 Information Discovery in the Age of the Internet325 Mar - 13 May 2023
          The FlexiMasters in Learning and Development is suitable for current and aspiring education professionals in primary and secondary schools or education-related fields who wish to broaden their knowledge bases and teaching competencies in cognitive, social and emotional development. Upon completing the courses, learners will gain effective teaching and assessment approaches for lifelong professional upskilling.

            Suitable for professionals working in Engineering, Quality Control, Failure Analysis, Manufacturing and R&D.

            CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
            CET778 Surface Analysis127 Feb - 14 Apr 2023
            CET786 Advanced Characterization using TEM Techniques227 Feb - 14 Apr 2023
            CET773 Variation and Nonstoichiometry227 Feb - 14 Apr 2023
              FlexiMasters in Power Engineering is designed for Electrical Engineering graduates who are practicing engineers, R&D managers, power system designers or industry planners who seek to have an in-depth understanding of power electronic converter technology, issues of power quality, power system modeling, control, operation and planning. 

              It aims to equip students to adapt to the challenging demands of modern power and energy industry. 

              CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
              127 - 28 Feb 2023
              11 - 2 Mar 2023
              13 - 4 Mar 2023
              127 - 28 Feb 2023
              127 - 28 Feb 2023
              11 - 2 Mar 2023
              127 - 28 Feb 2023
              11 - 2 Mar 2023
              13 - 4 Mar 2023

                This FlexiMasters is designed to develop participants’ skills in written communication, with a focus on reasoning about matters of ethical, social, and political significance in an increasingly globalized world. The curriculum combines technical courses in academic writing, practical ethics and digital literacy with substantive topics from across the humanities. Participants will acquire a global outlook through exposure to the written experiences of peoples of multiple nationalities, cultures, diasporas, linguistic traditions, economic strata, and gender identities. A significant portion of the course will evaluate social norms and governmental policies that impact lives in a broad cross-section of the world’s population.

                Participants who complete this FlexiMasters will be skilled at writing articulately and persuasively about the most pressing challenges that face the world today – and do so in a way that adds value to how their employers (in business, industry, NGO’s and civil-service) engage customers, shareholders, industry partners and other relevant parties.

                CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
                CET112 Software in the Information Age11 - 22 Apr 2023

                  FlexiMasters in Publishing is designed to give students an initial grounding in the primary principles, business, and artistry of contemporary publishing. Students will develop their confidence, knowledge and employability in the publishing industry through a curriculum that combines courses such as Publishing in Contemporary Singapore, Book Editing, Magazine Editing, and Electronic Publications with appropriate topics from other FlexiMasters courses in the Humanities. Students will acquire local knowledge and a global outlook through interaction with faculty well versed in editorial work, the history of publishing, the business of publishing, theoretical perspectives, new technologies of production, and emerging electronic forms.

                  Participants who complete this FlexiMasters will not only have set out to master how publishing content is commissioned, designed, produced, and marketed across a variety of electronic and physical media, but will also develop a unique and enterprising mindset to carry forward in individual projects and with prospective employers.

                  CourseAcademic UnitCourse Date
                  CET123 Copy Editing14 - 25 Mar 2023

                    This FlexiMasters equips learners with essential entrepreneurial skills and business acumen to turn novel ideas into successful ventures. The courses also offer a springboard for learners with entrepreneurial intentions to work with leading educators, researchers, inventors and business leaders around the world.

                    Course Academic UnitCourse Date
                    CET601 Introduction to Entrepreneurship3

                    19 Aug - 23 Sep 2023 (English and Chinese classes available)

                    CET602 Entrepreneurial Marketing and Business Development3
                    30 Sep - 4 Nov 2023 (English and Chinese classes available)
                    CET603 New Venture Financing3

                    11 Nov - 16 Dec 2023 (Chinese class)
                    6 Jan - 17 Feb 2024 (English class)

                    CET606 Managing Growing Ventures3
                    24 Feb - 30 Mar 2024 (English and Chinese classes available)
                    CET607 Technopreneurial Mindset3
                    11 Nov - 16 Dec 2023 (English class)
                    6 Jan - 17 Feb 2024 (Chinese class)


                    Note: Please check individual course closing date. For enquiries about the courses, please email to pace@ntu.edu.sg​​
                    Each course is assigned with an academic unit number, which indicates the amount of learning undertaken and the depth of learning involved. Assessments will be conducted during the session and participants will be graded based on their performance in the assessment. Each completed course is stackable to the FlexiMasters Certificate.​
                    To be awarded the FlexiMasters Certificate, participants will have to attain a minimal 15 AUs of courses with each course of GPA 2.5 (which is equivalent to a letter grade of C+) and above​.

                    Participants who completed 9 AUs of coursework with each course of GPA 2.5 and above will be eligible for a Graduate Certificate.

                    Participants who attain a FlexiMasters may choose to stack it towards a Master’s programme. Upon meeting admission requirements, participants may choose the following pathway:​

                    FlexiMasters​Stackable To Master's Programme​
                    FlexiMasters in Artificial Intelligence and AI PlusMSc in Artificial Intelligence
                    FlexiMasters in Computer Control and AutomationMSc in Computer Control & Automation
                    FlexiMasters in ElectronicsMSc in Electronics
                    FlexiMasters in Information Management and AnalyticsMSc in Information Systems OR
                    MSc in Information Studies OR
                    MSc in Knowledge Management
                    FlexiMasters in Learning and DevelopmentMaster of Education (Developmental Psychology)
                    FlexiMasters in Materials CharacterizationMSc in Materials Science and Engineering
                    FlexiMasters in Power EngineeringMSc in Power Engineering
                    FlexiMasters in Technopreneurship and InnovationMSc in Technopreneurship and Innovation

                    Admission to a Full Master’s programme
                    Participants have to meet all required admission standards of the selected Master’s programme.

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