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International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Young Professional Award 2022 for APU’s SoE Senior Lecturer
International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Young Professional Award 2022 for APU’s SoE Senior Lecturer

Nov 22, 2022 Afterschool.my

Ir Eur Ing Ts Dr Lau Chee Yong, 33, Senior Lecturer of the School of Engineering, Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU), recently completed the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Young Professional Programme in San...   

Entrepreneurs-in-the-Making Solving Real-World Problems
Entrepreneurs-in-the-Making Solving Real-World Problems

Nov 15, 2022 Afterschool.my

Bukit Bintang, eyeing the vision of developing it into a “Greater Bukit Bintang”, is one of the top commercial and entertainment districts in Kuala Lumpur and is a hive of activity bustling with malls, restaurants, bars, and hotels. Thriving and ...   

META MATHS LEAGUE 2022
META MATHS LEAGUE 2022

Nov 07, 2022 Afterschool.my

What is our math lecturers’ favourite season? ----------------- It’s SUMmer season.Alright, that was a bit corny, but we all know that learning math isn't always the most fun thing to do. Nevertheless, with a little help from gamification, math p...   

What is it like to work in the Video Game Industry?
What is it like to work in the Video Game Industry?

Oct 29, 2022 Afterschool.my

It's an avid gamer's dream to be able to work in the gaming industry, as you get the chance to know the latest updates of a specific game before their launch to the public (while anxiously keeping it a secret, of course). Plus, you're get...   

Sohan Singh from APU hits the right notes at the World Pipe Band Championship 2022
Sohan Singh from APU hits the right notes at the World Pipe Band Championship 2022

Oct 21, 2022 Afterschool.my

A mixed team comprising of the Malaysian Sri Dasmesh Pipe Band, an all-Sikh band and the Scottish Coalburn IOR Pipe Band won 4th place in the World Pipe Band Championships 2022.The world annual event was held in Glasgow, Scotland, which featured...   

Internet, Design and A Plethora Of Things : Get To Know APU's IT Girl
Internet, Design and A Plethora Of Things : Get To Know APU's IT Girl

Sep 27, 2022 Afterschool.my

Let us all agree on one fact: technology today permeates every aspect of our lives. We rely on our smartphones for daily survival, e-learning has allowed us to study from the comfort of our homes, and there's even a robot vacuum now to clean the ...   

Autonomous Wheelchair Prototype Won First Place in IEM Competition
Autonomous Wheelchair Prototype Won First Place in IEM Competition

Sep 26, 2022 Afterschool.my

Vickneswari Durairajah (from left) who supervises the Group Design Project titled “Autonomous Wheelchair for Hospitals”, proudly looks at her first-place-award-winning students Chun Boon Jian, Wong Yi Chen, Chua Meng Kiat, and Lee Kai Sheng.Accor...   

Innovative Ecotourism & Green Ocean Invention gains James Dyson Award
Innovative Ecotourism & Green Ocean Invention gains James Dyson Award

Sep 19, 2022 Afterschool.my

A recent study by scientists reveals that micro and nano plastics are in every human tissue they sampled. Aware of the global issue of plastic pollution, especially in the world’s oceans, Industrial Design and Engineering students at Asia Pacific U...   

Strategic University-Industry Collab between APU and ZEISS
Strategic University-Industry Collab between APU and ZEISS

Sep 06, 2022 Afterschool.my

With today’s precision manufacturing, understanding how to efficiently and accurately inspect parts, by mastering a contemporary skillset is critical for an engineering graduate's smooth transition into the workforce.To equip students with ...   

Paving The Way For FELDA’s New Generation Digital Education Programme
Paving The Way For FELDA’s New Generation Digital Education Programme

Sep 01, 2022 Afterschool.my

On 30th August, 2022, the Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA) through Yayasan FELDA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) to deliver a ‘Global Digi...   

ERASMUS+ FRIENDS Project Malaysia National Conference on  Internationalisation at Home (IaH)
ERASMUS+ FRIENDS Project Malaysia National Conference on Internationalisation at Home (IaH)

Aug 15, 2022 Afterschool.my

Coinciding with the 3rd Annual FRIENDS Day celebrations, Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) joined hands with its ERASMUS+ FRIENDS Project Malaysian partner to organise the FRIENDS project Internationalisation at Home (IaH) ...   

Understanding Human Behaviours With High-tech Equipment
Understanding Human Behaviours With High-tech Equipment

Jul 28, 2022 Afterschool.my

The latest state-of-the-art Tobii Pro Fusion Eye Tracker provides APU students with hands-on experience in using the equipment to process human cognitive activity information through reading, scene perception, and visual searching.A ground-breaking B...   

APU grads are media and communication experts of the future
APU grads are media and communication experts of the future

Jul 27, 2022 Afterschool.my

The onset of the Covid-19 pandemic has added challenges to both traditional and digital communications. But thanks to “hybrid communication settings”, media and communication practitioners are able to quickly meet the needs of the modern ...   

International Mother Earth Day was celebrated by APU students in a fun and creative way
International Mother Earth Day was celebrated by APU students in a fun and creative way

May 26, 2022 Afterschool.my

In conjunction with the annual event of Earth Day on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection, the Integrated Sustainability & Urban Creativity Centre (ISUC) Student Chapter at Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innov...   

MAB Academy Joins Forces With APU To Reskill & Upskill Aviation Crews
MAB Academy Joins Forces With APU To Reskill & Upskill Aviation Crews

May 20, 2022 Afterschool.my

This collaborative initiative also promotes industry-academia tech knowledge sharingMAB Academy, a one-stop aviation and hospitality centre, recently inked a Memorandum of Understanding with the Premier Digital Tech Institution – Asia Pacific U...   

APU ISUC Members Soar at TCS Sustainathon Malaysia 2021
APU ISUC Members Soar at TCS Sustainathon Malaysia 2021

May 17, 2022 Afterschool.my

A great win by solving real-world problems with a solid foundation of professional knowledge in computer science and software engineeringA creative prototype of an integrated digital learning app by five members of the Integrated Sustainability &...   

Pandemic Leadership Award 2021 for APU Volunteer Leader
Pandemic Leadership Award 2021 for APU Volunteer Leader

Apr 14, 2022 Afterschool.my

Humble and caring Wei Siang receives award from Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yew for his efforts and contributions to youth work, society, and humanity on Penang IslandThe Pandemic Leadership Award honours volunteer leaders who demonstrated excepti...   

APU Computer Wizards Emerged Top 15 in Varsity Hackathon 2022
APU Computer Wizards Emerged Top 15 in Varsity Hackathon 2022

Apr 12, 2022 Afterschool.my

Competing with about 300 local and overseas teams comprising more than 1,000 participants, APU’s Team Alpacaverse and Team KekalFresh emerged within the Top 15 in the recently concluded Varsity Hackathon 2022, organised by Universiti Sains Mala...   

 APU’s CSR Efforts of Creating a Mural for the FurryKids Safehaven
APU’s CSR Efforts of Creating a Mural for the FurryKids Safehaven

Feb 09, 2022 Afterschool.my

Universities as centres of knowledge generation and sharing play an important role in helping to solve social, environmental and sustainable challenges by inculcating social responsibility and sustainability mindsets amongst students. Being soci...   

APU Mechatronic Engineering Graduate Lian Wen Xun  won IEM Gold Medal Award 2020
APU Mechatronic Engineering Graduate Lian Wen Xun won IEM Gold Medal Award 2020

Jan 27, 2022 Afterschool.my

With a near-perfect 3.97 CGPA in her final year of studies, Lian Wen Xun, a degree holder of APU’s Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronic Engineering with Honours, was awarded a Gold Medal for Outstanding Academic Achievement, at the Institute ...   

APU’s Computer Science Students Emerged Top Winners  at Mobile App Hackathon
APU’s Computer Science Students Emerged Top Winners at Mobile App Hackathon

Jan 19, 2022 Afterschool.my

Two APU teams, Team Alpacaverse and Team Millenia emerged as Top winners at Karuna HackWknd 2021 – mobile application category. The 3 members of each team are in their second-year studies of the Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science de...   

Emerged Top 5 across Asia Pacific region & won an opportunity to intern at New York-based CMT Association
Emerged Top 5 across Asia Pacific region & won an opportunity to intern at New York-based CMT Association

Dec 20, 2021 Afterschool.my

Laurensia Clara Himawan, a Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with a specialisation in FinTech student, has outshone more than 250 contestants from across the Asia Pacific region and emerged Top 5 in the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) Associat...   

The Research of Onboard Charger for Electric Vehicles  Won the Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment
The Research of Onboard Charger for Electric Vehicles Won the Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment

Dec 14, 2021 Afterschool.my

With a research proposal of designing the next-generation onboard charger for electric vehicles using state-of-the-art wide-bandgap technology, Ir. Dr. Freddy Tan Kheng Suan, a senior engineering lecturer by profession, was among five young Mala...   

Nurturing Environmental and Sustainable Conscious Leaders of Tomorrow
Nurturing Environmental and Sustainable Conscious Leaders of Tomorrow

Nov 19, 2021 Afterschool.my

International relations students learn how multilateral governance facilitates the creation of rules.ENVIRONMENTAL issues such as climate change and even the recent global pandemic threw light on the need for cooperation resolution on a global scale....   

Combating Misinformation with Media Literacy
Combating Misinformation with Media Literacy

Nov 16, 2021 Afterschool.my

Media and communication studies at APU ensures that students will become wise consumers of media, managers of information and responsible producers of their ideas.AMID the efforts to curb the pandemic with the roll-out of vaccines, the World Health O...   

Winning Student Project addresses UN Sustainability Goals
Winning Student Project addresses UN Sustainability Goals

Nov 08, 2021 Afterschool.my

APU Software Engineering Students invention won 1st Prize at Xylem REACH Student Hackathon 2021Too much rain recently? Flash flood phobia? APU students have responded swiftly with an early warning system for flood mitigation.“Team Swi...   

APU Emerges as the First and Only QS 5 Stars Plus University in Malaysia
APU Emerges as the First and Only QS 5 Stars Plus University in Malaysia

Nov 03, 2021 Afterschool.my

Among only 18 universities around the world to achieve this prestigious rating In the latest QS Stars University Ratings officially announced at the QS Apple Conference on November 1, 2021, Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation ...   

APU and FurryKids Safehaven Instils Social Responsibility Values by Saving Animals
APU and FurryKids Safehaven Instils Social Responsibility Values by Saving Animals

Oct 25, 2021 Afterschool.my

The main objective of APU students’ volunteer programme is also to drive an adoption campaign to help the animals find a better home.A student’s academic journey at APU goes beyond classes and the classroom. It includes developing values such as ...   

Urban E-Farm Founded by Student-Entrepreneurs of A Start-Up Incubator
Urban E-Farm Founded by Student-Entrepreneurs of A Start-Up Incubator

Oct 18, 2021 Afterschool.my

While pursuing a diploma programme after form 5, Sean Lee Juan Shen and Eddie Soong Chuk Ming became best friends on campus. They both started developing aquaponics on a DIY basis as a hobby. Motivated to grow farm produce with zero chemicals due to ...   

Clean Sweep of Awards in Cross Border e-Poster Competition
Clean Sweep of Awards in Cross Border e-Poster Competition

Oct 09, 2021 Afterschool.my

APU’s media & advertising students creating effective awareness with strong visual and succinct messages  What do stereotypes mean? You may be eloquent enough to reel off your thoughts, but how about converting those intangible ideas into ...   

Nurturing Digital Ready Accounting and Finance Students
Nurturing Digital Ready Accounting and Finance Students

Sep 23, 2021 Afterschool.my

 APU explores the role of agility in today’s accounting and finance function and presents how students can benefit from the transformational approach for their future careers.  TODAY's financial sector is seeing a shift that is ca...   

 MoA inked Between APU and Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak Tuanku Bainun (PKKTB)
MoA inked Between APU and Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak Tuanku Bainun (PKKTB)

Sep 07, 2021 Afterschool.my

“Paving new opportunities for underprivileged children and youth to be relevant in today’s digital world.”Virtual MoA Signing Ceremony between Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) and Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak ...   

Psychology Graduates for the Digital World
Psychology Graduates for the Digital World

Sep 01, 2021 Afterschool.my

PSYCHOLOGICAL studies help understand humans better using psychological principles. With this, a psychologist can help solve some of society’s most challenging real-world problems.For instance, many may not know that the design of some products...   

ERASMUS+ FRIENDS Project @ APU Nurtures Caring Global Citizens
ERASMUS+ FRIENDS Project @ APU Nurtures Caring Global Citizens

Jul 12, 2021 Afterschool.my

Living in mixed communities in countries across the globe leads to diversity and a multicultural environment which gives rise to the need for a culture of tolerance,  mutual understanding and peace, to build a harmonious society. In the case of ...   

FinTech – The 'New Normal' in Finance
FinTech – The 'New Normal' in Finance

Jun 29, 2021 Afterschool.my

THE Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) is changing how we live, work and communicate.With this development that focuses heavily on interconnectivity, automation and real-time data, intelligent technologies are rapidly transforming almost every face...   

 Online Business Model Secures High Seed Fund
Online Business Model Secures High Seed Fund

May 20, 2021 Afterschool.my

In the new era of digital communications, nine out of ten teens age 13-17 are communicating through social media platforms, and most of them (71%) are using more than one platform.  This finding indicates that social networking sites have become...   

Top In-Demand IT Courses for Future Graduates
Top In-Demand IT Courses for Future Graduates

Apr 16, 2020 Afterschool.my

With so many courses to choose from and from so many fields, it’s easy to be overwhelmed. Which is why it’s really vital that you choose courses that are in demand, so that job opportunities are guaranteed upon graduation. Luckily for Malaysians,...   

Introducing the power of cognitive computing
Introducing the power of cognitive computing

Jul 28, 2016 Afterschool.my

Asia Pacific University is proud to present the country's first Center of Excellence, The Internet of Things.Malaysia’s premier education institution, Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) announced the establishment of an ...   

The Nation's Pride at Asia Pacific University Malaysia
The Nation's Pride at Asia Pacific University Malaysia

Jul 26, 2016 Afterschool.my

Best Team in Asia & Malaysia from Asia Pacific University Achieves 1st Runner Up at Global IT Challenge.A team of students from the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)’s School of Computing and Technology brought pride to Asia ...   

Plan ahead for APU & APIIT Open Day 2016
Plan ahead for APU & APIIT Open Day 2016

Apr 29, 2016 Afterschool.my

Enjoy your weekend  with APIIT & APU at their Open Day in May 2016.Date: 7 & 8 May 2016 (Sat & Sun)Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm Venue: Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU), Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur.Goo...   

A Career Day venture for a bright future
A Career Day venture for a bright future

Apr 29, 2016 Afterschool.my

APU Organises Joint Career Day with the Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Kuala Lumpur & Selangor.To the road of success, one must take the first brave step to begin the journey.The Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Kuala Lumpur & Sel...   

Prepare your weekend for APU's Open Day
Prepare your weekend for APU's Open Day

Apr 22, 2016 Afterschool.my

An exclusive invitation by APU & APIIT to enjoy your weekend at their Open Day 2016. Date: 23 & 24 April 2016 (Sat & Sun)Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm Venue: Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU), Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil, 57...   

Taking the logical path towards knowledge
Taking the logical path towards knowledge

Apr 22, 2016 Afterschool.my

Over 200 students compete in QR IT Seek (Logics) 2016. The Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) School of Computing and Technology (SCT) organised its third APU QR IT Seek at its campus in Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Bukit J...   

Champions of IT – Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation
Champions of IT – Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation

Apr 19, 2016 Afterschool.my

Team MD1337 was crowned champions of the F-Secure IT Security Competition Malaysia 2016.Among the top ten semi-finalists, each participating student of Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation(APU) walked away with a MacBook Pro, one year...   

Open to inspire and be inspired: select the right course at APU
Open to inspire and be inspired: select the right course at APU

Jan 04, 2016 Afterschool.my

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) offers a weekend of guidance and counselling from staff and lecturers for students who have completed their secondary education.The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is a...   

Data science and VMware IT programmes now available at APU
Data science and VMware IT programmes now available at APU

Nov 20, 2015 Afterschool.my

Data science is the latest buzz word and the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is committed to providing students in Malaysia the chance to enhance their skills through their recent collaboration with leading cloud software gia...   

Think big with Big Data Analytics
Think big with Big Data Analytics

Nov 06, 2015 Afterschool.my

MDeC aims for Malaysia to be a Big Data Analytics service hub by 2020. The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) responds by hosting a week to create awareness about Big Data Analytics last October.Title the "Big Data Week," this i...   

APU/APIIT Open Day this 24-25 October 2015
APU/APIIT Open Day this 24-25 October 2015

Oct 06, 2015 Afterschool.my

The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) will be having their Open Day this October 2015.Grab the opportunity to meet counsellors to discuss potential courses, take campus tours or inquire about their merit scholarships available....   

Students from over 100 countries join university's largest Merdeka celebrations
Students from over 100 countries join university's largest Merdeka celebrations

Sep 11, 2015 Afterschool.my

Students from the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) concluded their four-day Merdeka celebrations at their Bukit Jalil campus yesterday.To rejoice in the nation's 58th year of independence, students from APU organised a ser...   

Minister encourages all institutions to inculcate spirit of independence
Minister encourages all institutions to inculcate spirit of independence

Sep 11, 2015 Afterschool.my

Educating students on the country's historical development is a responsibility shared by all institutions of higher learning, says Deputy Minister of Education.Speaking at yesterday's Merdeka celebrations organised by the Asia Pacific Univers...   

APU bags awards at international arena with green solutions
APU bags awards at international arena with green solutions

Aug 12, 2015 Afterschool.my

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) celebrates its achievements at the recent Energy Innovation Challenge 2015.The Energy Innovation Challenge in Singapore was held recently on 22-24 July 2015 in conjunction with the World Engine...   

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