Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Introduction

Rated #1 in Asia and Malaysia for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE

(*Student Barometer Wave 2014, ‘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 national and international levels.

apurank01APU 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 Education (MOE) and Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), and has maintained this Excellent rating in the latest SETARA 2013 Ratings announced on 17th November 2014.

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.

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A Truly International Community - 11,000 Students from over 110 Countries

With an international student community of more than 11,000 students from more than 110 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.

You work hard to obtain the Degree. We work hard to get you Worldwide Recognition.

The Asia Pacific University has and always will, continue to develop and deliver its academic programmes through unique and well-established international partnerships, particularly with Staffordshire University, UK but also with other partners throughout the world. This formidable combination of Malaysian homegrown programmes fortified with international benchmarking, provides our students with the assurance that the qualifications gained from APU truly meet international quality standards.

APU’s achievements bear testimony to our commitment to excellence in higher education and training, as well as innovative research and development and commercialization. APU (via APIIT) is Malaysia’s first Institution to achieve Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Company Status. Through our network of APIIT Education Group branch campuses established in Sri Lanka and India, APU also reaches out to young aspiring professionals in these countries, providing them with a unique opportunity of experiencing international best practices in higher education using curricula, processes, resources and systems which have been developed in Malaysia. APU’s academic programmes are approved by the Ministry of Education of Malaysia and the qualifications are accredited, or provisionally accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

M.Sc. in Computer Science

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is specifically designed to provide a broad understanding and knowledge of computing science, and an enhanced ability to apply this within industry or commerce, in depth knowledge of state-of-the-art technologies and further develop the ability to apply them, the ability to undertake large-scale IT solution projects and the skills necessary to develop a systems view of business problems including analysis of problems, design and delivery of comprehensive technical solutions. [+]

M.Sc. in Computer Science

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

A broad understanding and knowledge of computing science, and an enhanced ability to apply this within industry or commerce In depth knowledge of state-of-the-art technologies and further develop the ability to apply them The ability to undertake large-scale IT solution projects The skills necessary to develop a systems view of business problems including analysis of problems, design and delivery of comprehensive technical solutions

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science and related areas with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc. in Information Technology Management

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is specifically designed to provide an opportunity to demonstrate how the application of computer-related technology is an integral part of an efficient business environment, an emphasis on the understanding of how an effective computer system is a key factor in enabling a business to gain a competitive and strategic edge, an overall consideration of how IT can be managed in the organisation and an understanding of how strategic IT frameworks can be established to enhance the capability of the organisation [+]

M.Sc. in Information Technology Management

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

An opportunity to demonstrate how the application of computer-related technology is an integral part of an efficient business environment An emphasis on the understanding of how an effective computer system is a key factor in enabling a business to gain a competitive and strategic edge An overall consideration of how IT can be managed in the organisation An understanding of how strategic IT frameworks can be established to enhance the capability of the organisation

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science and related areas with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc. in Mobile Computer Systems

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is specifically designed to provide a thorough and deep knowledge of state of the art mobile technology, an opportunity to examine practices in mobile computing systems and associated subject areas, the ability to develop mobile computing artefacts and implementations and skills in the design and deployment of applications for mobile devices [+]

M.Sc. in Mobile Computer Systems

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

A thorough and deep knowledge of state of the art mobile technology An opportunity to examine practices in mobile computing systems and associated subject areas The ability to develop mobile computing artefacts and implementations Skills in the design and deployment of applications for mobile devices

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science and related areas with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc. in Software Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is specifically designed to provide an opportunity for professional development at an advanced level within the area of software engineering, enhancement of skills and knowledge in specialist areas for practising IT professionals, the ability to undertake large-scale IT software development projects and the skills necessary to participate effectively in the design and implementation of software systems of high quality and reliability [+]

M.Sc. in Software Engineering

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

An opportunity for professional development at an advanced level within the area of software engineering Enhancement of skills and knowledge in specialist areas for practising IT professionals The ability to undertake large-scale IT software development projects The skills necessary to participate effectively in the design and implementation of software systems of high quality and reliability

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in IT/Computer Science and related areas with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc. in Technology Management

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is specifically designed to provide an opportunity to understand and appreciate the combination of technology with management, a platform to produce capable managers who can effectively manage the dynamic changes that technology makes at all levels, an understanding of the needs of management in decision-making and an overall appreciation of the manner in which an organisation’s strategic business plan drives its technology strategy and infrastructure [+]

M.Sc. in Technology Management

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

An opportunity to understand and appreciate the combination of technology with management A platform to produce capable managers who can effectively manage the dynamic changes that technology makes at all levels An understanding of the needs of management in decision-making An overall appreciation of the manner in which an organisation’s strategic business plan drives its technology strategy and infrastructure

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc in Global Marketing Management

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

The Master of Science in Global Marketing Management focuses on marketing in a global environment. The definition adopted here of Global Marketing is that of Clarke and Wilson (2009) “Global Marketing …. establishes a marketing blueprint that can be used in all countries whether as a standard approach or adapted to specific characteristics of that market”. In other words the Programme will focus on thinking and planning at a Global level but implementing and acting at the local level in the light of the market and its requirements. [+]

M.Sc. in Global Marketing Management

The Master of Science in Global Marketing Management focuses on marketing in a global environment. The definition adopted here of Global Marketing is that of Clarke and Wilson (2009) “Global Marketing …. establishes a marketing blueprint that can be used in all countries whether as a standard approach or adapted to specific characteristics of that market”. In other words the Programme will focus on thinking and planning at a Global level but implementing and acting at the local level in the light of the market and its requirements.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

M.Sc in International Business Communications

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

The Master of Science in International Business Communication focuses on business and corporate communication in multinational business environments. [+]

M.Sc. in International Business Communications

The Master of Science in International Business Communication focuses on business and corporate communication in multinational business environments. The interface of communication is between corporate communication, language and management. This programme is specifically designed to provide a broad and extensive knowledge of international and intercultural communication. The students will focus on how culture affects communication.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics

Campus Full time Part time 16 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme is designed to provide students with knowledge and applied skills in data science, big data analytics and business intelligence. It aims to develop analytical and investigative knowledge and skills using data science tools and techniques, and to enhance data science knowledge and critical interpretation skills. [+]

MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics

This programme is designed to provide students with knowledge and applied skills in data science, big data analytics and business intelligence. It aims to develop analytical and investigative knowledge and skills using data science tools and techniques, and to enhance data science knowledge and critical interpretation skills. Students will understand the impact of data science upon modern processes and businesses, be able to identify, and implement specific tools, practices, features and techniques to enhance the analysis of data.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant field but for CGPA below 2.75; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

MSc in Digital Security and Forensics

Campus Full time 16 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

It aims to develop analytical and investigative knowledge and skills using digital forensic tools and techniques, and to enhance computer knowledge and critical interpretation skills in the areas of digital security and digital forensic analysis. [+]

MSc in Digital Security and Forensics

It aims to develop analytical and investigative knowledge and skills using digital forensic tools and techniques, and to enhance computer knowledge and critical interpretation skills in the areas of digital security and digital forensic analysis.

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor’s Degree in Computing or Science & Technology or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR A Bachelor’s Degree in Computing or Science & Technology or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment process;OR A Bachelor’s Degree in Computing or Science & Technology or its equivalent, with CGPA less than 2.50, with a minimum of 5 years working experience in a relevant field may be accepted; OR A Bachelor’s Degree in other fields may be accepted into the programme provided computer programming skills at an acceptable level can be demonstrated and the specified pre-requisite modules are taken. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above (which should include a minimum score of 5.5 for the writing and listening modules) or TOEFL 550 or above. A booster Pre-course English language session is available. ... [-]

Master

Master of Accounting

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme of Master of Accounting is designed to expose students further to both financial and managerial aspects of accounting. [+]

Master of Accounting

This programme of Master of Accounting is designed to expose students further to both financial and managerial aspects of accounting. It enables students to remain current with the latest practices and principles of accounting and share an in depth knowledge of the accounting concepts and standard procedures. Students will be able to demonstrate professionalism and compliance to ethical standards in executing their accountabilities and responsibilities in evaluating and decision making.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant field but for CGPA below 2.75; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis

Campus Full time Part time 16 months September 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This programme of Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis is designed to provide a progressive, challenging and stimulating framework of study that will equip you with knowledge and skills required in this field. [+]

Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis

This programme of Master of Accounting in Forensic Analysis is designed to provide a progressive, challenging and stimulating framework of study that will equip you with knowledge and skills required in this field. With the corporate financial scandals of the 1990s and the economic crisis that looms today, forensic accountants are becoming more and more vital for ensuring that financial transactions are done legally and ethically. Thus, forensic accounting and fraud investigation is one of the fastest growing areas of accounting, and there is an increasing global demand for specialists with forensic accounting knowledge and skills.

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Master of Finance

Campus Full time Part time 18 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This Master of Finance programme will equip graduates with the highly marketable skills, and specialised financial knowledge and tools to move from theory to real-world applications needed to take them to the forefront of the financial world. [+]

Master of Finance

This programme is specifically designed to provide a solid in-depth knowledge in the theory and practice of decision making needed to face the challenges in the financial world of today. In the rapidly changing business world of today, there is a growing need for finance professionals to meet the high requirements set by firms operating in a demanding environment and understanding its key areas at a global level is critically vital.

This Master of Finance programme will equip graduates with the highly marketable skills, and specialised financial knowledge and tools to move from theory to real-world applications needed to take them to the forefront of the financial world.... [-]


Master of Islamic Finance and Banking

Campus Full time 16 months September 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

This programme of Master in Islamic Banking and Finance aims to produce graduates that are competent, possessing both in depth knowledge and a wide range of skills in Islamic Finance, banking and investment, making them capable of meeting the growing needs of industry, research and education in Malaysia and worldwide. [+]

Master of Islamic Banking and Finance

This programme of Master in Islamic Banking and Finance aims to produce graduates that are competent, possessing both in depth knowledge and a wide range of skills in Islamic Finance, banking and investment, making them capable of meeting the growing needs of industry, research and education in Malaysia and worldwide. This programme is also to support the vision and ambition of the government of Malaysia to make Malaysia a centre of innovation and excellence in the Islamic financial world.

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as acceptable by the Senate; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent but for CGPA below 2.50; can be accepted provided that the candidates must have 5 years working experience in relevant field. Graduates of equivalent qualifications who have several years of relevant industry experience. Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above. ... [-]

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

A research degree such as the MPhil programme is best suited for a research-oriented student, persons interested in pursuing an academic career, persons working on a research project and those who would like to gain in-depth knowledge of a certain domain of knowledge. [+]

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Engineering

Students will not only enhance their technical capabilities, but will develop to consider how to innovate, generate and manage the creation of new ideas which is embedded within the research to be undertaken. A research degree such as the MPhil programme is best suited for a research-oriented student, persons interested in pursuing an academic career, persons working on a research project and those who would like to gain in-depth knowledge of a certain domain of knowledge. It is ideal for a student who has intentions to continue on to a PhD programme, as the necessary research methodology, research experience, skills and guidance are inculcated in the MPhil programme.... [-]


Master of Real Estate in Finance and Investment

Campus Full time Part time 16 - 60 months January 2018 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

This Master of Real Estate in Finance and Investment programme offers a holistic understanding of the operations in real estate markets and investments. It provides graduates with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to research, analyse and advise on investment decisions accordingly. [+]

Master of Real Estate in Finance and Investment

Today, professionals working in the real estate investment market face many challenges. The global nature of the property market, rapid developments in research tools and business practice, new competition from those operating in the broader investment markets and the development of alternatives to direct property investment all add new dimensions to the role of the property professional in this field. Thus professionals need to enhance their knowledge and skills.

This Master of Real Estate in Finance and Investment programme offers a holistic understanding of the operations in real estate markets and investments. It provides graduates with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to research, analyse and advise on investment decisions accordingly.... [-]


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