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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.

The 3-years APU Bachelors Degree Programmes are offered through a unique collaborative partnership between APU and Staffordshire University, United Kingdom, through which Staffordshire accredits 3-years undergraduate programmes that are designed and delivered by APU. On completion of the programme, students will be awarded two undergraduate Degree Certificates and Transcripts: one from APU and one from Staffordshire University.

The 3-years APIIT 3+0 UK Degree Programmes are awarded in collaboration with Staffordshire University, United Kingdom.

The 4-years APU Bachelors Engineering Degree Programmes are awarded by APU, Accredited Professionally by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and are therefore recognized internationally under the Washington Accord.
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.





APU Engineering Degrees are fully accredited by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) which is a signatory to the Washington Accord.


Computing & IT Programmes

School of Engineering also offers a specialised Programme in Computer Systems Engineering known as B. Eng (Hons) in Electronic Engineering with Information Technology. APU Engineering Degrees are Accredited Professionally by the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and are therefore recognized internationally under the Washington Accord.

Interactive Entertainment Technology Programmes

Below are the 3+0 Bachelor Degree Programmes offered in collaboration with Staffordshire University, UK in Computing & Business Computing at APIIT:

Below are the 3+0 Bachelor Degree Programmes offered in collaboration with Staffordshire University, UK in Animation & Visual Effects:


The Business School at APU prepares students for a role that gives them an industry relevant edge. At the School of Business & Management at APU, we continually demonstrate high quality international curriculum through our portfolio of Business Management, Accounting and Finance Degrees at both undergraduate and post graduate levels.
Business & Management Programmes

The APIIT UK Degree Programme, has a strong presence in the industry and is one of the top choice among the school leavers to further their studies. These programmes are industry driven and relevant to the current market and our graduates are global citizens and industry ready. The graduates will be awarded a Staffordshire University, UK Degree. Staffordshire University is a modern University with 100 years' experience of pioneering higher education within the creative, technological and scientific industries. The University delivers relevant, inspiring and vocationally led courses and thus develop students who are independent thinkers.
Below are the Bachelor Degree Programmes offered by Staffordshire University, UK:


Bachelor in Banking & Finance programmes are designed for those seeking to embark on a career in the banking or financial services sector. Either conventional Western banking practice or Islamic based on principles of Syariah. These programmes provide students with a sound theoretical and practical knowledge and skills base which are pre-requisites to successfully embark on a career in the banking sector or within the larger finance environment. 

Bachelor in Quantitative Studies programmes are designed to give students a solid foundation in fundamental mathematics concepts with an aim towards developing logical thinking and analytical skills to build their understanding of mathematical applications in industrial and commercial areas to meet the demand in both existing and emerging industrial sectors.

Upon completion, students are eligible for exemptions for a maximum of 9 papers from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), 6 papers exemptions (All the certificate-level papers and 1 operational-level paper) from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), 8 papers from CPA Australia, 6 papers from Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), and 5 or 7 papers from Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM) based on the areas of specialisation. Diploma in Accounting are eligible for 3 fundamental modules exemption from ACCA.


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Accounting, Banking, Finance and Quantitative Programmes :

Accounting and Finance Programmes

•BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance
•BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Forensic Accounting
•BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Taxation
•BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance with a specialism in Forex and Investments
•Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons)
•Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with a specialism in Financial Planning
•Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with specialism in Investment Risk Management
•Bachelor in Islamic Banking and Finance (Hons)
•BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Studies
•BSc (Hons) in Management Science


If you really love animated movies from Pixar, Dreamworks or Disney, it means this programme is the one for you. You will learn the process of creating series of character design, vehicles and props, background lay-out, traditional animation to the computer animation. Imagination and drawing skill is essential for this particular study.

If you think as an ‘imaginative’ artist, who feels at home in the virtual world, you should consider this course. You’ll learn how to create and adapt your ideas to meet specific needs in film or games, or in modelling virtual environments; visuals which might include characters, vehicles, objects, sets or backgrounds.

If you want to learn the process of creating 3D animation or film using computer, this programme is the right one for you. You will explore the technical skills required to create a digital film and 3D animation production from the stages of pre-production, production and post-production.

If you are inspired by the visual effects sequences you see at the cinema or on TV, this could be your ideal course. You will learn the technical and creative skills in the production pipeline – from filming, 3D modelling and animation, through to compositing and accurate matching of virtual to real camera movements.


Computer networks and communication are a vital part of everyday life, leading to a huge demand for individuals who can understand, maintain, create and secure sophisticated networks – crucial for organisations needing to protect themselves against cyber attack. The growing use of IT means that digital devices such as smartphones and tablets are becoming an increasingly important source of forensic evidence.
Cloud computing is changing the way we store and access data, bringing with it many challenges. The scientific backbone of social media depends on mobile and web-based technologies whilst well designed and developed web applications continue to provide strategic opportunities to transform the way businesses operate.

 BSc (Hons) in Business Information Technology
 BSc (Hons) in Business Computing
 BSc (Hons) in Business Computing (E-Business)
• BSc (Hons) Forensic Computing
 BSc (Hons) Cyber Security


• BSc (Hons) in Business Information Technology
This programme could be for you if you like a mixture of Business & IT and want a job in IT System development, IT system analysis and design or IT Network Management.

• BSc (Hons) in Business Computing
This programme could be for you if you like strategising businesses with IT solutions and want a job as a Business Analyst or System Analyst.

• BSc (Hons) in Business Computing (E-Commerce)
This programme could be for you if you like strategising businesses with Web solutions and want a job in developing Web Solutions.

• BSc (Hons) Forensic Computing
This programme could be for you if you like to conduct investigation into issues and have an interest in the intrinsic part of IT and want a job in private companies who specialise in forensic work, with the Police, or in security-related industries.

•  BSc (Hons) Cyber Security
This programme could be for you if you like to be involved in securing computer systems against malicious attack and want a job in preventing attacks and inadvertent damage to computer systems.

Industrial Design & Brand Management


 BA (Hons) Product Design
Take a look at this programme if you see yourself designing everything from toys, lighting and furniture to household goods and consumer technology.

 BA (Hons) Transport Design
This programme could be for you if you’d like to design anything from that next awe-inspiring sports car to that ecofriendly bus, beautifully compact city car or cutting-edge mountain bike.

 BA (Hons) Advertising & Brand Management
If advertising, designing strategies and campaigns and the branding of all types of products interests you, then this degree is for you. Advertising and Brand Management graduates are equipped to enter the world of brand communications on various levels. You’ll find our graduates in both client and agency sides, working as art directors, designers, copywriters, account managers, account executives, brand managers, marketing managers, planners and PR executives.



Journalists are at the forefront of the digital information age. At Staffordshire University, we treat students as working journalists from the moment they join us. We have one of the biggest, most innovative and successful university departments for journalism education and training in the UK, with an outstanding track record of preparing young journalists for the world of work.

• BA (Hons) Journalism
• BA (Hons) Broadcast Journalism
• BA (Hons) Sports Journalism

Portfolio Development Programme

This 8 week portfolio programme is a single module short course for students who have successfully achieved A levels but do not have the required portfolio to apply to Honours Degree courses in design related areas. This programme is specifically for students who are aiming for BA (Hons) Product Design, BA (Hons) transport Design, BA (Hons) Advertising and Brand Management, BA (Hons) Animation, and BA (Hons) Visual effect and Concept Design degree programmes.

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