Asia Pacific University (APU) is Malaysia’s Best University for Computer Science, Software Engineering & IT courses

Award-Winning Asia Pacific University (APU) in Malaysia for Computing, Software Engineering, Information Technology & Computer Science Courses

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Established in 1993, Asia Pacific University (APU) is a top ranked private university in Malaysia as well as having won hundreds of awards in the computing & technology area. These awards serve as acknowledgements of the achievement of APU and their students, reaffirming their standing as being the best in Malaysia to study computing, software engineering, information technology & computer science course. More than 11,000 students from around the world come to APU to study at their new campus. Read on to find out more about the courses.

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Asia Pacific University (APU) is An Award-Winning Malaysian Private University for Computer Science, Software Engineering & Information Technology (IT) courses

Software Engineering Graduate from Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Asia Pacific University (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). In addition, Asia Pacific University (APU) received international recognition by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in 2017 with APU being awarded 5-Star in four categories of the QS Stars Rating – Teaching, Employability, Facilities and Inclusiveness. The QS Stars rating measures achievements of universities worldwide.

Furthermore, 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.

Besides, being awarded the MSC Malaysia status for Institutions of Higher Learning is a recognition and testimony of APU’s contribution to Malaysia’s Digital Economy through IT professionals with industry relevant and immediately employable skills upon graduation.

As a testimony of that Asia Pacific University (APU) is the best university for computing, computer science, software engineering and information technology (IT) in Malaysia, they and their students have won hundreds of awards. For the full list of awards, achievements and rankings for Asia Pacific University (APU), please click on this link.

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School of Computing & Technology at Asia Pacific University (APU)

Software Engineering at Asia Pacific University (APU)

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The School of Computing & Technology at Asia Pacific University (APU) is the oldest and most established school. The school has a strong presence in the industry and is an obvious choice among the school leavers.

The school offers a wide variety of specialised programmes. Asia Pacific University’s programmes are very much industry driven and relevant and 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. In line with APU’s vision, the School aims to be a leading provider of high quality computing and technology education and 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 Technology education and to be recognised for innovative teaching methods and educational activities.

The School of Computing & Technology at Asia Pacific University aims to:

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  • Facilitate your academic and vocational progression by developing knowledge, key skills and capacity for independent and lifelong learning
  • Develop your skills in imaginative problem-solving and decision-making
  • Develop your Personal Development Portfolio to support your career aspirations
  • Provide a stimulating, interactive and accessible course of study to give you a sound grasp of information technology
  • knowledge, analysis and contemporary issues which you can develop and apply in future employment
  • Develop your imagination and innovative abilities to show initiative and creativity in your work
  • Develop your intelligence, ingenuity, inventiveness and independence as well as your communication skills

Asia Pacific University’s Collaborative Partners:

Education Pathway

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Boon Ping, Software Engineering at Asia Pacific University (APU)

Students after SPM or O-Levels who are sure of studying computing or Information Technology (IT) programmes can go directly for the Diploma in Information & Communications Technology (ICT) at Asia Pacific University (APU). Upon completion of the 2-year Diploma, students will enter into Year 2 of the related computing Degree Programme at APU.

 

Alternatively, students after SPM or O-Levels can enter into APU’s Flexible Foundation programme for 1 year before continuing on to the degree for 3 years. Both ways are a total of 4 years.

Students after the external Pre-University Programme such as A-Levels, UEC, STPM, SAM, CPU, MUFY or AUSMAT may enter directly into the Degree programme with relevant results.

Admission Requirements into the Computer Science, Software Engineering & Information Technology (IT) Degree Course at Asia Pacific University (APU)

Direct Entry to Level 1 of the Degree:

  • 2 Principal Passes at STPM level and with 4 Credit Passes at SPM including Mathematics; or
  • 2 Passes with at ‘A’ Levels and with a Credit Pass at ‘O’ Levels / GCSE including Mathematics; or
  • The APIIT/APU Foundation or equivalent with CGPA of 2.0 and Credit in Mathematics at SPM/O-Level; or
  • 5 Grade B’s in UEC including Mathematics; or
  • Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with minimum average of 50%; or
  • Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT) with minimum average of 60%; or
  • South Australian Matriculation Certificate (SAM) with minimum of 60%; or
  • International Baccalaureate with minimum 24 marks;
  • Victorian Certificate of Education with minimum average of 50%;
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma with minimum average of 50%; or
  • A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

** These programmes require a Credit in Additional Mathematics in SPM or ‘O’ Levels for entry, with K-12 (STPM, ‘A’ Levels or equivalent) qualifications.

Direct Entry to Level 2 of the Degree:

  • Successful completion of the APU Diploma; or
  • Successful completion of studies in another recognised institute with academic credits equivalent to Level 1 of an Honours degree.

(Subject to the approval of the APU Academic Board)

Entry Requirements into the Diploma Courses at Asia Pacific University (APU)

  1. Diploma in Information & Communication Technology
  2. Diploma in Information & Communication Technology with a specialism in Software Engineering
  3. Diploma in Information & Communication Technology with a specialism in Data Informatics
  • An overall credit pass in 3 subjects at SPM including credit in Mathematics and a minimum of pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History); or
  • An overall credit pass in 3 subjects at O-Levels/GCSE including credit in Mathematics; or
    A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above
  1. Diploma in Business with Information Technology
  • An overall credit pass in 3 subjects at SPM and a minimum of pass in Mathematics, Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History); or
  • An overall credit pass in 3 subjects at O-Levels/GCSE; or
    A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above

Entry Requirements into the Foundation in Computing & Technology Course at Asia Pacific University (APU)

  • An overall credit pass in at least 5 subjects at SPM level incuding a credit in Mathematics and a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History); or
  • 5 grade C passes at ‘O’ Level / GCSE including a credit in Mathematics; or
    A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.

Please note that the entry requirements are subject to change, therefore please WhatsApp 01111408838 for the latest entry requirements.

List of Computer Science, Software Engineering & Information Technology (IT) Courses Offered at Asia Pacific University (APU)

All of Asia Pacific University (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). An impressive 95% of APU’s graduates obtain jobs before graduation. Below is a full list of their computing & information technology courses:

Intake Dates for the Courses at Asia Pacific University (APU) Malaysia

The intake dates for the Certificate, Foundation, Diploma & Degree courses at Asia Pacific University (APU) will change each year but will generally fall on the following months. Please WhatsApp 01111408838 for the exact intake dates for your course of interest at Asia Pacific University.

  • APU Foundation Intake Dates – February, April, May, July, September and November
  • APU Diploma Intake Dates – April, May, July, September and November
  • APU Degree Intake Dates – February, April, May, July, September and November
  • APIIT Certificate Intake Dates – April, July, September and November

Financial Aid at Asia Pacific University (APU)

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Zijun, Actuarial Science at Asia Pacific University (APU)

Scholarships and PTPN Loan are available. For details, please contact EduSpiral Consultant Services.

Scholarships at APIIT range from 30% to 100% depending on the students’ results in SPM, STPM, UEC, O-Levels, or the A-Levels. Sports Scholarships are also available for State and National Players.

Special scholarships are available for students from East Malaysia – Sabah and Sarawak, to assist them to achieve their educational goals.

APIIT and Asia Pacific University staff will advise and assist students in applying for the PTPN Loan.

A wide range of affordable hostel accommodation is provided. Free bus shuttles are provided to and from APU and the hostel as well as the Bukit Jalil LRT station.

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