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SG:D for Talent

last updated 13 December 2018

Get ahead with the right digital skills

Digitalisation promises a future all about data, analytics and artificial intelligence. But it will still be powered by our most valuable resource – our people. We want to ensure that everyone has access to the knowledge, skills, and capabilities to participate meaningfully in the new job prospects and opportunities of this digital economy.

To prepare younger students for the digital future, there are also programmes to increase their exposure to coding and building with digital technology such as Code for Fun and Digital Maker.

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For Professionals 

SkillsFuture

is a national movement launched in late 2014 to provide Singaporeans with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential throughout their lives, regardless of their starting point. To prepare individuals for the new digital economy, programmes like SkillsFuture for Digital Workplace equips Singaporeans with basic digital skills, while the SkillsFuture Series helps equip working adults with skills in eight priority and emerging skills areas including Data analytics, Cybersecurity, and Digital media.


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TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA)

offers programmes for ICT professionals and non-ICT professionals to upgrade and acquire new skills so they stay competitive to meet the challenges of a fast-moving digital landscape.


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Skills Framework for ICT 

is an initiative of SkillsFuture, in support of TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA), the Skills Framework for ICT is a guide for individuals, employers and training providers to promote ICT skills mastery and lifelong learning.


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Media Manpower

addresses media manpower challenges and develops a future-ready workforce.


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Skills Framework for Media

provides a common and forward looking reference of skills and competencies for identified media jobs, including a guide on career progression based on skills mastery and deepening..


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For Students 

SG:D Scholarship (Polytechnic)

seeks to develop and better equip O-level achievers intent on pursuing Infocomm Media (ICM) diploma courses..


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SG:D Scholarship (Undergraduate)

consolidates the various industry scholarships that are offered by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). The terms and conditions of the scholarship have been enhanced to groom aspiring Infocomm Media (ICM) talent to be industry-ready for an exciting career in a fast-evolving digital economy.


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SG:D Scholarship (Postgraduate)

empowers students pursuing Infocomm Media (ICM) related studies at the Masters or PhD level. Students pursuing postgraduate studies in specialised ICM areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Analytics, Immersive Media, and Digital Content Creation can chart your future with this scholarship.


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Industry Preparation for Pre-graduate Programme (iPREP)

exposes pre-graduates to work experience in industry infocomm projects during their internship, enabling them to develop digital skillsets and technical competencies.


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Code for Fun (CFF) Enrichment Programme

introduces primary and secondary school students to coding and computational thinking, and includes learning related concepts using programming languages such as Scratch.


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Digital Maker

aims to nurture a new generation of digital creators and makers with a passion to create solutions to solve real-world problems using technology. A simple-to-use microcontroller called the micro:bit is introduced to both young students and adults to create and prototype their own inventions.


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PIXEL Labs@NLB

offers library users a dedicated space with tools, equipment, and hardware kits to learn, create, invent, and share. Located at the Jurong and Tampines Regional Libraries, PIXEL Labs@NLB also organises hands-on workshops and technology showcases for the general public.


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SkillsFuture Earn & Learn Programmes (ELP)

provides polytechnic and ITE graduates with digital skills through structured on-the-job training.


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