TIPP is an initiative by IMDA to convert non-ICT professionals, especially graduates from Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) background or other disciplines into industry ready ICT professionals and placed into tech roles, after undergoing an immersive training course or mentorship & coaching programme. The training training course or mentorship & coaching programme are delivered by industry practitioners.


These immersive training courses or mentorship & coaching programmes lead to the creation of an impressive portfolio, allows interaction with leading experts in the respective fields and prepare Singaporeans for roles in the ICT industry such as web developers, agile software developers, mobile app developers, user experience designers, and data analysts. Trainees who have completed the course/programme will be provided with job placement facilitation by the TIPP partner. 

For Enquiries

Contact us at info@imda.gov.sg

Eligibility Criteria

TIPP is open to Singapore Citizens. The programme targets Singaporeans from new communities such as:

  • Mid-career switchers without ICT background and interested in a career in tech;
  • Current ICT professionals interested in up-skilling in preparation for new tech positions; and
  • Fresh graduates with a passion to join or found a tech start-up.
Trainees are expected to seek job placement upon completion of their training course or mentorship & coaching programme. 

Eligible Courses

TIPP Partners

TIPP PartnersDescription
ThoughtWorksMentorship & coaching programme with placement facilitation:

Programme Coverage

Singapore citizens qualified for the immersive training course or mentorship & coaching programme supported under the TIPP would be eligible for a subsidised course/programme fee.

For Training Providers

For Enquiries

Please email info@imda.gov.sg