Students' Hotspot: Latest News
UCTI is now a Full-Fledged University - Asia Pacific University (A.P.U) Posted: 23 July 2012; Category: Campus
The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (A.P.U) is the 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. A.P.U 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.
Originally established as the Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT) in 1993 and Asia Pacific College of Technology and Innovation (UCTI) in 2004, A.P.U’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 90 countries studying in its Malaysian campus, A.P.U offers a truly cosmopolitan learning environment which prepares students well for the global challenges which lie ahead. A.P.U offers a wide range of degrees with Technology as a common core. It is A.P.U’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.
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 A.P.U truly meet international quality standard. In addition, A.P.U’s academic programmes are all approved by the Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia and the qualifications are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).A.P.U’s achievements bear testimony to our commitment to excellence in higher education and training, as well as innovative research and development and commercialization. A.P.U (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, A.P.U 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. A.P.U’s academic programmes are all approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and the qualifications are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).