APU University Malaysia

About APU University Malaysia: The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) or APU University Malaysia 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 national and international levels.

APU was announced as among the Highest Rated Universities in Malaysia, being rated at TIER 5 (EXCELLENT) under the SETARA 2011 Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) which was announced by the Minister of Higher Education, Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin on 1st November 2012.

Originally established as the Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT) in 1993 and Asia Pacific University College of Technology & Innovation (UCTI) in 2004, APU’s sound approach to nurturing school leavers into qualified professionals has resulted in our graduates being highly sought after by employers. With an international student community of more than 10,000 students from more than 105 countries studying in its Malaysian campus, APU offers a truly cosmopolitan learning environment which 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.

APU university placement provide assistance to students who wish to transfer into the second year or final year degree programmes with collaborating universities in the UK, US, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and South America.

APU University Malaysia
APU University Malaysia
Name in English Official Name in Malay Short Name Type Fundation Year
Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation

Universiti Teknologi dan Inovasi Asia Pasifik

 APU or Apiit Private  1993

 

 Location of APU in Malaysia (Address of APU): APU is located in Bukit jalil which is 15 minutes drive to Kuala Lumpur. 

Full Address of APU: APU is located in Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur 57000 ,Malaysia 

Academic Requirement for admission in APU University Malaysia (APIIT)
Bachelor Programs
  • high school, secondary school or A-Level with minimum CGPA of 2 out of 4  or Pass
  • if you want to apply for engineering program must pass mathematics , physics and chemistry during high school
Master Programs 
  • A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field 
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2 to 2.5 out of 4 , in a related field can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field 
  • NOTE: Only for master of accounting they required Minimum CGPA 2.75 out of 4.
PHD programs
  • A Master’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field 
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2 to 2.5 out of 4 , in a related field can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in relevant field

 

English Language requirement for admission in Asia Pacific University Malaysia (APU) : All international students who are going to apply for APU are required to have Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOFEL) or the test administered by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with the minimum required score below for different levels of study.

 

Types of Program Minimum TOEFL Score Minimum IELTS Score
Foundation & Diploma Programs
  • Internet Based Test: 65
  • Paper Based: 513
  • Computer Based: 183
5.5 Academic
Bachelor ,Master & PHD Programs
  • Internet Based Test: 79
  • Paper Based: 550
  • Computer Based: 213
6 Academic 

 

NOTE: If you do not have above English language qualifications, you can sit for APU English placement test when you arrive in Malaysia. If you pass the placement test, you would have met the minimum English requirement and start your study at APU University Malaysia. However, if you have NOT passed the APU placement test, you will be required to do a compulsory English course at  APU University.

 

Fees of English Language Course in APU
Duration  Fees ( In Malaysian Ringit )
 1 Level ( Each Level is 4 weeks ) 1800

 

Intake dates for admission in APU Malaysia 
Level Intakes Last date to apply  (Closing Date )
Foundation & Diploma & Bachelor April 30 January
May 30 February
September 30 June
November 30 August 
Master & PHD May 30 February
September 30 June
November 30 August 
NOTE: Applications received after closing date will be processed for the following intake ( Next Intake ).

 

Required documents: list of required documents for admission in APU Malaysia and all Malaysian Universities including English language institutes are available in this link .

Accommodation at APU: APU provides fully-managed accommodation at a number of apartment buildings close to the APU University, including

  • Academia
  • Vista Komanwel
  • Fortune Park
  • Endah Promenade
  • Covillea Condominiums

You will have access to condominium facilities such as cafeteria, swimming pool, laundrette, convenience stores and a 24-hour security coverage. Students stay in the apartments where they occupy rooms on single, twin or triple sharing basis and have access to kitchen facilities and common area. Each apartment has 3 to 6 bedrooms with a living room. the following tables show the types of rooms and price for each room in available accommodation at APU university Malaysia.

 

APU University Accommodation List and Price
Accommodation Name Price Per Month Distance to University Cover Charge
Academia Apartment RM 270 to RM 420  6 KM – 10 Minutes by Bus RM 150
Vista Komanwel  RM 490 to RM 1100  3 KM- 5 Minutes by Bus RM 150
Fortune Park RM 620 to RM 1540  6 KM – 10 Minutes by Bus  RM 250 
Endah Promenade RM 890 to RM 1780  4 KM – 7 Minutes by Bus  RM 350 
Covillea Condominum RM 950 to RM 1900  2 KM – 4 Minutes by Bus  RM 420 

Distance : Distances from Accommodation to universities are in Kilometers (KM) . APU provides a free shuttle bus service from the accommodation which leaves on approximately half-hourly basis. Please be sure to show your transport card to the bus driver to use the service. ( after final registration you can get transport card from APU )

Price  : all prices are in Malaysian Ringgit per month one student and its depending on the room size and facilities provided. The rooms are lent to students on single or twin sharing basis. Upon check-in to the accommodation students are required to pay 2-month deposit and 1-month rental with respective cover charges. 

Deposit: deposit for each types of accommodation is 2 times of rental, for example if your rental is RM 500 per month, your deposit will be RM 1000 which is refundable when you want to vacant the room or apartment..

 

How to get your accommodation in APU University ?

  • Step 1: get your acceptance
  • Step 2: get your visa
  • Step 3: inform us by email then we will send you accommodation application form
  • Step 4: fill up the accommodation application form and send it to us with your flight ticket and Deposit fee
  • Step 5: we will follow up the process and book your selected accommodation

Note: we only book accommodation for students those who got acceptance and student visa under our group.

 

 
Academia 1
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Academia 2
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Academia 3
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Academia 4
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vista Komanwel 1
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vista komonwel 2
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Fortune Park 1
Fortune Park 1
 
Fortune Park 2
Fortune Park 2
 
Fortune Park 3
Fortune Park 3
Fortune Park 4
Fortune Park 4
 
 
APU University - ENDAH PROMENADE 1
ENDAH PROMENADE 1
 
ENDAH PROMENADE 2
ENDAH PROMENADE 2
 

 

Programs and cost of study in APU: The following tables show the programs and tuition fees for bachelor , master and PHD programs available in APU.

 NOTE: Tuition fees in the following tables are for 1 year including registration fees, application fees, student visa, Medical Insurance and EMGS fees.

As we are an official representative of APU University, all our services such as Consultation, admission and getting offer letter, Visa application and final registration, booking your room for all students are FREE of charge and we do not charge students any money.

Interested to apply ? if you have any question about APU and interesting to apply for this university refer to contact us page and send us your requests, our counselors will reply you as soon as possible and help you to proceed for admission and student visa in this University.

 

Bachelor Programs in APU University
Programs Duration Cost(Ringgit Malaysia)
In Year Per Year
َSchool of Computing and Technology
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Information Systems Security 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Database Administration 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Intelligent Systems 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Network Computing 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Forensic Computing 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Mobile Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Information Technology with specialism in Business Information Systems 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Software Engineering 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Computer Science 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Internet Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Technopreneurship 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Computer Games Development 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Web Media Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Web Media Technology with specialism in Educational Technology 3 26000
BSc (Hons) in Media Informatics 3 26000
BA (Hons) in Media Marketing with specialism in Social Media 3 26000
  School of Engineering
 Eng (Hons) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering 4 23200
 Eng (Hons) in Electronic Engineering with Information Technology 4 23200
 Eng (Hons) in Telecommunication Engineering 4 23200
 Eng (Hons) in Mechatronic Engineering 4 23200
   School of Business & Management
 BA (Hons) in Business Management 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Business Management with specialism in E-Business 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in International Business Management 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Marketing Management 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Human Resource Management 3 25000
 BA(Hons) in Tourism Management 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Services Management 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Media Marketing 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Media Marketing with specialism in Social Media 3 25000
 BSc (Hons) in Media Informatics 3 25000
 School of Accounting, Finance and Quantitative Studies
 BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance 3 25000
 BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Forensic Accounting 3 25000
BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Taxation 3 25000
BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Forex and Investments 3 25000
BA (Hons) in Acccounting and Finance with a specialism in Internal Audit 3 25000
Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) 3 25000
Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with a specialism in Financial Planning 3 25000
Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with specialism in Investment and Risk Management 3 25000
Bachelor in Islamic Banking and Finance (Hons) 3 25000
BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Studies 3 25000
BSc (Hons) Insurance 3 25000
BSc (Hons) in Management Science 3 25000

 

Master Programs in APU 
Programs Duration Cost of study
In Year Per Year
 UK Masters Degree Programs
M.Sc. in Information Technology Management 1.5 24000
M.Sc. in Technology Management 1.5 24000
M.Sc. in Software Engineering 1.5 24000
M.Sc. in Mobile Computer Systems 1.5 24000
M.Sc. in Computer Science 1.5 24000
Master of Business Administration 1.5 24000
 Dual Masters Degree Programs
  M.Sc. in Global Marketing Management  1.5 24000
 M.Sc. in International Business Communications  1.5 24000
 MBA (Euro – Asia Business) 1.5  24000
 Master of Finance 1.5  24000
 Master of Real Estate in Finance and Investment 1.5  24000
Master of Islamic Finance and Banking 1.5  24000
Master of Accounting 1.5  24000
Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis 1.5  24000
PHD Programs in APU University 
PhD in Computing 3 15000
PhD in Finance 3 15000
PhD in Management 3 15000
PhD in Technology 3 15000