Business Administration
WSPostDip (Specialist Diploma in Corporate Secretarial Practice)
Temasek Polytechnic
There is currently no vacancy for this programme. Please apply to register your interest.
Accurate as of 04 May 2020

The increase in regulations and focus on compliance and governance continue to present opportunities for those who are keen to pursue a career in company secretaryship and corporate governance.

This Specialist Diploma in Corporate Secretarial Practice is a 12-month Work-Study Post-Diploma. It aims to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to better support and service clients in the corporate service provider sector and be effective company secretaries. The knowledge and skills acquired will enhance their job relevance and employability.

At the entry level, the job position is a Corporate Secretarial Officer / Associate[1]. Upon completing the course under the Work-Study Post-Diploma programme, graduates can look forward to taking up some of the possible types of positions[1]:
- Corporate Secretarial Executive
- Corporate Secretarial Manager
- Assistant Company Secretary
- Company Secretary

Graduates may also look forward to wage increment and role expansion in their workplace, subject to their work performance.

  1. a, b Job titles may vary across companies.

Course Structure

To be awarded the Specialist Diploma in Corporate Secretarial Practice, students are required to complete a total of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDCs). Each PDC can be completed in 1 semester, ie. 6 months. A certificate will be issued once the requirements for each PDC are met. Students must complete the course within 12 months.

Post-Diploma Certificate in Corporate Law & Practice
a) Corporate Law
b) Corporate Secretaryship

Post-Diploma Certificate in Governance & Financial Management
a) Corporate Governance
b) Corporate Financial Management

Entry Requirements

Singaporeans or Singapore Permanent Residents who are within three years of either graduation from the polytechnics or the Operationally Ready Date (ORD) for National Servicemen from the following full-time programmes are eligible to apply.

Nanyang Polytechnic 
- Diploma in Accountancy & Finance
- Diploma in Banking & Finance
- Diploma in Business Management

Ngee Ann Polytechnic 
- Diploma in Accountancy
- Diploma in Banking & Finance
- Diploma in Business Studies (Finance Option)

Singapore Polytechnic 
- Diploma in Accountancy & Finance
- Diploma in Banking & Finance
- Diploma in Business Administration

Temasek Polytechnic 
- Diploma in Accountancy & Finance
- Diploma in Business Studies
- Diploma in Law & Management

Other relevant Business-related disciplines

Course Fees

Full Course Fees for WSPostDip (excluding GST)*: $6,552.00

MOE subsidy will not be applicable for students who repeat a module or semester.
Fees payable is based on per PDC.
The course fees will be reviewed by MOE on an annual basis and adjusted accordingly.

*Please check with Temasek Polytechnic if any funding/subsidy is applicable.