Diploma in Facilities Management

Provided by Avanta Academy


Awarded by Avanta Academy

Course introduction


The 'Diploma in Facilities Management' course focuses on the processes and operations carried out during the post construction of buildings. Facilities Management (FM) is a vital department contributing to today's building construction which underpins the building's facilities and business processes.

The programme's aim is to introduce the principle and concept of FM to students. Facilities Management is a leading profession that not only effectively aids in the maintenance and management of building assets, but is also a strategic business decision.

'Diploma in Facilities Management' equips students with tools and techniques to handle the Facilties Management industry in Singapore as well as internationally. As a professional in FM, the students need to be well versed in the principles, applicable management functions, and effective operations on all building facilities.

Student to Teacher Ratio:

Student to teacher ratio is 1:15

Mode of Assessment

100% Examination
Passing Criteria

Minimum passing mark should be above 50%.


Below 49% F
50% to 59% E
60% to 69% D
70% ot 79% C
80% to 89% B
90% to 99% A
100% A+

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

No. Module Code Module Title Contact Hours
(Inclusive of 3 hrs examination)
1 FMP Facilities Management & its Principles 30
2 RW Refurbishment Works 30
3 MM Maintenance Management 30
4 AM Asset Management 30
5 FMRM FM Resource Management 30
6 PRC Procurement Routes and Contracts 30

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum Grade E in any 3 GCE 'A' Level, including English and 2 Science subjects or equivalent; or
  • Minimum C6 in any 3 GCE 'O' Level, including English and 2 Science subjects (Grade C6 and above) with 3 years' working experience in the engineering in the engineering field; or
  • Working Experience: Matured candidate with other relevant certificate qualification with 5 years' relevant work experience.

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Course Duration

1. Full-Time: 7 months
    Total Contact hours: 180
    Week Schedule: 5 days per week (3 hrs per day)

2. Part-Time: 7 months
    Total Contact hours: 180
    Weekend: 1 Sunday (8 hrs class)
    Week Schedule: 2 days per week (4 hrs per day)

Fees & Funding



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