Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation - 1UNi

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation

Location:

Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

Address:

Technology Park Malaysia
Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur 57000
Malaysia
JPT/BPP(U)1000-801/63/Jld.3(18)

Type:

Private University

Telephone:

+603 8996 1000

1 300 888 278

Fax:

+603 8996 1001

About Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation

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 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, as well as an excellent track record in producing highly employable graduates who are able to immediately contribute to industry upon graduation.

APU – Rated No. 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.

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 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.

A Truly International Community  –  11,000 Students from over 100 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)

Vision:

To be a leading technological university with innovative approaches to enhancing lifelong career opportunities.

Mission:

To be a university which provides high quality, affordable, and innovative education and research for all aspects of technology management, in a professional, ethical and environmentally friendly environment.

To design and deliver a range of high quality programmes of internationally bench-marked standards to address an international community of scholars leading to globally recognized qualifications.

 

  • Proven track record of employable graduates – 95%+ employed by graduation
  • Internationally recognised programmes.
  • Engineering degrees accredited by the Board of Engineers (BEM).
  • Engineering degrees internationally recognised under Washington Accord
  • An award-winning university – achievements in winning a host of prestigious awards at national and international levels.

CAMPUS FACILITIES

Our campus is well-situated in a high-technology park environment, and is equipped to enable every student to get the most out of your study experience at APU.

  • Auditoriums and Classrooms
  • Cafeteria
  • Convenience Shop
  • Engineering Labs
  • IT Labs
  • Computer Games Development Studio
  • Library
  • Shuttle bus
  • Social Space
  • Surau

There are many options on housing while you study in Kuala Lumpur. Our Student Services provides accommodation services to help you make the right choice and find the accommodation you want. The university-managed accommodation is only for APU students and students coming with their family members need to opt for private accommodation, our staff would assist you to give you contact numbers of property agents.

Students from other states and countries may stay in the university-managed accommodation or arrange a private rental accommodation in apartments near campus.

You can find more detailed information on the accommodation options below.

APU Student Accommodation

APU provides fully-managed accommodation at a number of apartment buildings close to the campus, including Academia, Vista Komanwel, Fortune Park, Endah Promenade and 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.

How much will it cost?

Rental for each student ranges between RM270 to RM1900 per month, 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. Note that rental rates may change from time to time. APU covers utility bills up to RM250 (USD 85) per month per apartment only for all Deluxe, Premium, Super Premium and Superior Apartments (excluding Standard Apartment).Students in Standard Apartments will pay for utilities on ‘Pay as you use’ basis.

Being a university student can be one of your most exciting expeditions. Higher education opens up a world of new ideas, intellectual growth, social, sporting and cultural activities, new adventures and the building of lifelong friendships. Here at APU, we support you to take the time to explore not only the educational experiences but also the wide range of social, sporting and cultural activities on campus.

It is important to take time for sports and exercises to keep your physical well-being. Engaging in moderate sports activities will help you gain physical, social and mental health.

Our indoor social and recreation space is a place for you to relax and unwind outside class and lab hours. You can engage in games such as table tennis, football, pool and board games such as checkers, chess and caroms.

Our campus is situated near the National Sports Complex in Bukit Jalil, giving you access to world-class sports facilities for swimming, football, hockey, squash and a host of other physical activities.

In addition, the Technoflex Club of TPM is close by to give you access to sports facilities for badminton, tennis and squash.

  • Student Services at APU aims to provide support, assistance, advice, consultation, and essential services to all APU students and to cater to the well-being of students beyond their academic needs.A main point of contact and base for students requiring information and assistance, Student Services is a one-stop centre where questions about APU courses, policies, procedures, services and events can be obtained.
    • Course & Personal counseling
    • Guide for new APU students
    • International support
    • Career support centre
    • Accommodation services
    • Money matters
    • University placement
    • Student ambassadors

Over the years, APIIT Education Group has secured more than 100 awards at local, regional and international level. These awards serve as acknowledgements of the achievement of APIIT and our students, reaffirming our standing as being among the leading technology Institutions in Malaysia.

The APIIT Education Group received the prestigious Prime Minister’s Industry Excellence Award from the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak. Only one organization was selected to receive the Prime Minister’s Industry Excellence Award from among nearly 30 other award recipients in 8 different categories. APIIT Education Group was also awarded Export Excellence Award (Services).

The Industry Excellence Awards, organized by the Ministry of International Trade & Industry (MITI), recognizes and rewards organizations for organizational excellence including competitiveness, innovativeness, market presence and export performance. Winning the Prime Minister’s Industry Excellence Award is a significant milestone and an honour for APU as a leader in higher education. The award truly reflects our commitment and focus on quality, innovation, graduate employability and internationalization.

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