APU – Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia
for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE
(*Student Barometer Wave 2017, ‘Studying with people from other cultures’)
Nurturing Professional 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 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 international and international levels.
Soaring Upwards – APU awarded 5-STAR Excellent Rating at SETARA 2017
APU was announced as among the Highest Rated Emerging Universities in Malaysia, being rated at 5-STAR (EXCELLENT Rating) under the SETARA 2017 Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). APU has maintained this Excellent Rating in the SETARA 2011, 2013 and now in 2017. SETARA 2017 5-Star Rating was presented by the Minister of Higher Education Malaysia.
A Truly International Community – 12,000 Students from over 130 Countries
Just like the beautiful country in which we are located, APU is a rich blend of traditional and modern styles. We have developed a singular character to embrace those things that set us apart. We pride ourselves on the quality of both our teaching and research as well as having a unique living and learning environment.
APU provides access to world-class resources across a wide range of disciplines. This translates into industry-ready skills and a competitive edge for graduates.
Employers are demanding that graduates not just have qualifications, but also have the experience and ability to contribute to the workplace. To meet these demands, APU develops programmes and partnerships with academic and industry partners, with a heavy focus on applied learning. This helps ensures that the skills and knowledge taught at APU are up-to-date and in high demand.
Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) : Our New Ultra-Modern University Campus in Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Kuala Lumpur is now completed and fully operational. Students from APU’s Faculty of Business & Management, Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Technology, School of Postgraduate Studies, School of Foundation and the APU Diploma Programmes are already attending their classes at New Campus. All future APU’s new intakes and Orientation programme will commence at APU’s New Campus.
TPM is the ideal location for this new and contemporary Campus due to its strong positioning as Malaysia’s primary hub for leading-edge and high-tech developments in a wide variety of areas such as Information and Communication Technology, Biotechnology, Microelectronics, Engineering and Broadcasting. TPM is also located in one of the most rapidly developing areas in Kuala Lumpur, and is well served and accessible through major highways, LRT and other forms of public transportation.
A distinctive and iconic feature of the new State-of-the-Art campus is its long central “Spine” stretching from the main entrance all the way to the far end of the Campus, which provides connectivity to the teaching centres, the courtyards, central atrium and living spaces. This also provides shade and protection from the heat and rain as students and staff move from between the various facilities within the campus.
The central atrium space forms the central learning and social hub of the campus with large communal spaces, multipurpose hall and various other facilities like the main library, technology & engineering labs, study lounges and cooperative learning discussion rooms. Students will also get enjoy a lifestyle experience through the sports and recreation facilities such as fitness center, basketball court as well as basement car parks on campus, among many other exciting facilities.
APU’s new campus is setting a benchmark for design excellence among Malaysian Universities, combining an eco-friendly campus with a dynamic blend of technology and innovation to enable professional learning. It is a magnificent teaching & learning space for our Students & Staff designed by our award-wining architects & consultants.
DEPARTMENTS & COURSES OFFERED BY APU
The School of Postgraduate Studies at APU is an established school for postgraduate education.
The school has a strong presence in the industry and is an obvious choice among professionals seeking to enhance their career and lifelong learning opportunities from Masters to PHD. The school offers a variety of specialised programmes. Our programmes are very much industry driven and relevant ensuring that our graduates are global citizens and industry ready. Alumni of the school have progressed into a number of significant careers in leading multinational technology based companies.
The aims of the APU Postgraduate Programmes are to:
- Improve your employability opportunities and career development prospects through employable skills
- Improve skills and knowledge in the context of your current work environment
- Develop independent learning and working skills to improve prospects within your current work environment or outside
- Develop higher cognitive skills such as analysis, synthesis & evaluation
- Upgrade your communication and technical skills
- Further develop knowledge and skills within your chosen field of study
- Identify, review and critically evaluate relevant sources of information, theories and concepts appropriate to your subject area
In line with APU’s vision, the school aims to enhance lifelong learning opportunities by being a leading provider of high quality and innovative postgraduate education in computing, business and technology. The school also aims to be a contributor to research at the national and international level. This is emphasised by our mission to provide high quality and internationally recognised and benchmarked postgraduate education and to be recognised for innovative facilitation of graduate study and educational activities.
Master Degree Programmes
- Master of Technology Management
- MSc in Information Technology Management
- MSc in Software Engineering
- Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence
- Master of Science in Cyber Security
- MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics
- Master of Business Administration
- Master of Business Administration (Euro Asia Business)
- Master of Science in International Business Communications
- Master of Science in Global Marketing Management
- Master of Accounting
- Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis
- Master of Finance
- Master of Project Management
- Master of Philosophy in Engineering
- Master of Philosophy in Management
- Master of Science in Computing
The Bachelor (Hons) degree programmes at APU provide a range of disciplines in the areas of Information Technology, Business, Actuarial Studies, Banking & Finance, Accounting, Engineering and Media, as well as Computer Games Development and Web Media Technology. All programmes are conducted based on real world learning approaches and curriculum design that focus on enhancing your employability upon graduation.
In line with the Industrial Revolution 4.0, we at APU develop and execute our own IR4.0 Framework, through programmes that set Technology as a common core. The APU IR4.0 Framework aims to future-proof the global workforce, in which graduates of this digital workforce are industry-ready, capable and are competent to remain competitive globally.
The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is amongst Malaysia’s Premier Private Universities. APU is among the Highest Rated Universities with Excellent Rating in SETARA Ranking.
Area of Studies:
- Computing, Technology & Games Development
- Business, Management, Marketing, Tourism & International Relations
- Accounting, Banking, Finance and Actuarial
- Design, Advertising & Animation