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Quick Facts

SETARA RATING : Tier 5

Type : Private University

Estimated Fees (entire courses)

  • Pre University : RM 25,200
  • Degree : RM 80,000
  • Master : RM 25,200
  • PhD : RM 45,000
  • Diploma : RM 40,000
  • Professional Qualification : RM 15,850

Why Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)?

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Outstanding Overall Ranking

APU is ranked among the Top 10 Malaysia Private Universities in the latest QS Asia University Rankings 2021. APU is Ranked No.1 for International Students, No.1 for Inbound Exchange, and is amongst the Top 50 Universities for International Faculty.

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Premier Digital Tech University

APU was announced as among the Highest Rated Emerging Universities in Malaysia, being rated 5 -STAR (EXCELLENT Rating) under the latest SETARA Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE).

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Truly International Community

APU is Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE*(*Student Barometer Wave 2019 (International Students), Studying with people from other cultures’).

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Why study at Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is amongst Malaysia’s Premier Private Universities and is where a unique fusion of technology, innovation and creativity works effectively towards preparing professional graduates for significant roles in business and society globally. APU has earned an enviable reputation as an award-winning University through its achievements in winning a host of prestigious awards at local and international levels. 

Before Applying to APU

  • "100% Employed by Graduation" - Graduate Tracer Study by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
  • Rated 5-STAR (EXCELLENT Rating) under the latest SETARA Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
  • APU is ranked No.1 for International Students, No.1 for Inbound Exchange, and is amongst the Top 50 Universities for International Faculty (QS Asia University Rankings 2021)
  • Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia for multicultural learning experience*
  • (*Student Barometer Wave 2019 (International Students), ‘Studying with people from other cultures)

Why Study at APU

Nurturing Professionals for Global Careers

  • The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is amongst Malaysia’s Premier Private Universities and is where a unique fusion of technology, innovation and creativity works effectively towards transforming students into highly competent, employable and future-proof professionals.

Malaysia’s Highest Rated Emerging Universities

  • APU was announced as among the Highest Rated Emerging Universities in Malaysia, being rated 5-STAR (EXCELLENT Rating) under the latest SETARA Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). APU has maintained this Excellent Rating consecutively in the SETARA 2011, 2013, 2017 as well as in the latest ratings announced on 18th Dec 2020. The SETARA rating system measures the performance of teaching and learning in universities in Malaysia.

APU is a “Premier Digital Tech University”- MDEC

  • APU was awarded the Premier Digital Tech University status by the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC). APU is recognised for its commitment in offering top-notch digital technology courses and ensuring our highly-skilled graduates continue to flourish and fill future digital job demands locally and globally. Premier Digital Tech University status was awarded by the Minister of Higher Education Malaysia.

“100% Employed by Graduation” – Graduate Tracer Study

  • According to the latest Annual Graduate Tracer Study by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, 100% of APU graduates were employed by Graduation. This is not just a number, but a significant symbol of our success and pride in nurturing professionals for global careers.

Among the Top 10 Private Universities in Malaysia

  • APU is ranked among the Top 10 Private Universities in the latest QS Asia University Rankings 2021. APU is ranked No.1 for International Students, No.1 for Inbound Exchange, and is amongst the Top 50 Universities for International Faculty. APU ranks among the Top 350 Universities in the QS Asia University Rankings 2021.
  • Under the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) 2017 Ratings, APU was awarded 5-Stars in 4 categories of the QS Stars Ratings – Teaching, Employability, Facilities and Inclusiveness. The QS Stars rating is an international rating system that measures the achievements and qualities of universities worldwide.

APU- Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE

  • With an international student community of more than 12,000 students from more than 130 countries studying in its Malaysian campus, APU offers a truly cosmopolitan learning environment that prepares students well for the global challenges which lie ahead. APU offers a wide range of degrees with Technology as a common core. It is APU’s aim to nurture and encourage innovation through our programmes, with the intention of producing individuals who will learn, adapt and think differently in new and better ways.

INTERNAL SCHOLARSHIPS PROVIDED BY THE UNIVERSITY

Are there internal scholarships provided for students? What are the requirements?

APU Malaysian Scholarships & Merit Awards 2021

APU International Students Scholarships & Merit Awards 2021

What You Should Know About APU

STUDENT ACCOMMODATION

  • APU provides accommodation for the students, which are on-campus accommodation, off-campus accommodation and satellite campus residence.  For accommodation details: https://new.apu.edu.my/accommodation 

TRANSPORTATIONS

  • Free shuttle service between the University and Student Accommodations is provided FREE for students who stay at the University-managed accommodations. 
  • Students will have to show their travel pass to the bus driver to be eligible to board the shuttle. This is part of the accommodation package provided to students at APU's accommodation.

STUDENTS NOT STAYING AT APU/APIIT ACCOMMODATION

  • Those of you who are not staying at APU's accommodation could still use this service if you purchase the monthly travel pass from the cashier. 
  • Please review the shuttle schedule as different vehicles are used at different times of the day.

LRT SHUTTLE SERVICE

  • Please note that a free shuttle service is provided to/from Bukit Jalil LRT Station for all APU/APIIT students. Students staying around the LRT station could take this shuttle for free.
  • Link: https://new.apu.edu.my/shuttle-services-campus-connect
  • Available public transportation around the university / how to get to the university

STUDENT PARKING

  • Parking is available for students, with the following rates:
    • APU Covered Parking area (known as Parking Zone A) - Daily Parking Rate of RM5.30 per day
    • Monthly Rates of RM60 or Hourly Rates (as below) @ Open Space Parking Zone B
    • 1st hour or part thereof: RM 1.59
    • Every subsequent hour or part thereof: RM1.06
    • Maximum rate per day: RM4.77

THINGS TO DO AROUND THE CAMPUS

SECURITY

  • We do have 24-hour surveillance around the campus, as well as Security & Welfare Department for hotline service.

Education at APU

Most Popular Courses in the University

  • Computing & Technology, Games Development, Engineering, Actuarial Studies, Accounting & Finance, FinTech, E-Business, Digital Marketing, Psychology, Design & Media. 

Applying to the University with SPM Trial Results

  • Students may apply with SPM trial result to get Conditional Offer Letter. However, the actual result needs to be submitted later and minimum requirements have to be achieved.

Affiliated Organisations & Job Opportunities 

  • APU Career Centre is committed to assisting students with making connections between their academic experience and career paths. We provide career-related counselling, resources, and programs to help individuals clarify academic and career goals, establish career plans, develop job-search skills, and make successful career transitions. 
  • We build relationships with alumni, employers, and graduate schools to optimize internship, job, and career opportunities while also creating strategic partnerships with campus departments to assist students in developing and articulating co-curricular experiences that will help to ensure they are competitive in their future pursuits. 
  • Our career centre manages a job placement service and connects our students' profiles to a number of prospective employers. In addition, career talks, resume building workshops, career path consultation and career interview sessions are regularly conducted on campus to provide you with quality career support and guidance. 
  • Link: https://new.apu.edu.my/career-centre

Graduation Details

  • Graduation ceremonies are held twice a year, in May and November.

Overview

Institute type Private University
Intake Jun,Jul,Aug,Sep,Oct,Nov,Dec
Campus Location Kuala Lumpur
Total Courses 83 Courses Offered
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Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) Courses & Fees

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Foundation Programme

12 Months

RM 24,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

29 Months

RM 39,600

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Accounting

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Business Administration

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Business with Information Technology

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Foundation Programme

12 Months

RM 24,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

29 Months

RM 39,600

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Accounting

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Business Administration

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Diploma in Business with Information Technology

24 Months

RM 42,800

Full Time

Jun, Jul, Sep & Nov

Master of Technology Management

12 Months

RM 29,500

Full Time

Aug & Dec

Master of Science in Software Engineering

12 Months

RM 29,500

Full Time

Aug & Dec

Master of Science in Computing

12 Months

RM 25,200

Full Time

Jul- Dec

MSc in Information Technology Management

12 Months

RM 29,500

Full Time

Aug & Dec

MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics

12 Months

RM 36,800

Full Time

Aug & Dec

PhD in Computing

36 Months

RM 45,000

Full Time

Jun- Dec

PhD in Engineering

36 Months

RM 45,000

Full Time

Jun- Dec

PhD in Finance

36 Months

RM 45,000

Full Time

Jun- Dec

PhD in Management

36 Months

RM 45,000

Full Time

Jun- Dec

PhD in Technology

36 Months

RM 45,000

Full Time

Jun- Dec

Certificate in Administrative Skills

16 Months

RM 15,850

Full Time

Jul, Sep & Nov

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Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) Accommodation & Facilities

Library

Outdoor Sports / Indoor Games

Cafeteria

Fitness Centre / GYM

Labs & Workshops

Auditorium

Convenience stores

Student lounge

clinic

Learning

Prayer room

class room with air conditioner

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Aug 17, 2018
Fun and Exciting learning experience at APU

good environment, nice coursemates, well-informed lecturers and good facilities

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Jul 25, 2018
Great

The lecturer were passionate and experienced. They knew how to engage with the students and get them to complete the assignments.

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Technology Park Malaysia 
Bukit Jalil
57000 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia


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