About NIA


Essential oils are one of nature’s best-kept secrets valued for their wonderful therapeutic properties.

Nila Institute of Aromatherapy, is the first IFPA approved aromatherapy institute in Singapore.

We aim to improve the standard of aromatherapy in Singapore in terms of knowledge and quality of essential oils and create awareness on the best ways to make use of aromatherapy.


Founded by Ms Adeline Lim (certified professional aromatherapist) who grew up amidst plants and nature which fuelled her connection and appreciation of natural elements. This upbringing stirred her desire to use natural, protective and healing properties of essential oils for her family‘s well-being.

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Principal Tutor

Julie Foster, a certified aromatherapist, is a principal tutor of IFPA. Based in the UK, Julie is passionate and driven with over 20 years of experience in the aromatherapy industry.

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Aromatherapy Certification

The full certification program is for you if you have an interest in working in the aromatherapy industry and building a career sharing the wonders of aromatherapy.

If you are undecided or would just like to know the fundamentals of aromatherapy, our introductory courses are open to you!

Begin your journey with us at Nila Institute of Aromatherapy. Accredited and affiliated with two leading organizations of aromatherapy.

  • IFPA (International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists – England)
  • NAHA (National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy – USA)