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Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(36 m) 3 years
Course Tuition Fees:
USD 14,663
Course Miscellanous Fees:


Bukit Jalil,
Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
Staffordshire University, UK & Asia Pacific University (Dual Degree)


  Institution: Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Field Of Study:
Computing, Technology & IT
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Course Intake:
April, August, January, May, October


This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • A coherent knowledge and understanding of design and development of large-scale integrated systems.
  • The ability to effectively address reliability and scalability issues in enterprise applications and infrastructure.
  • Skills to develop well-planned, designed, and implemented solutions that provide a suitable information architecture in a large enterprise.


Level 1 modules in this degree that provide a foundation for any IT professional include System Analysis & Design, Fundamentals of Software Development, and Introduction to Programming in an appropriate language. More technical knowledge and skills are developed in Operating Systems & Computer Architecture and Introduction to Networking. Introduction to Management and Computing & IT in the Workplace provide a foundation for multi-disciplinary education and understanding personal and organisational development. Important and relevant skills for independent learning are introduced throughout this level.


Common Modules

  • Computing & IT in the Workplace
  • Fundamentals of Software Development
  • Introduction to Databases
  • Introduction to Management
  • Introduction to Networking
  • Mathematical Concepts for Computing
  • Operating Systems & Computer Architecture
  • System Analysis & Design

Specialised Modules

  • Interactive Media & Web Design Technology
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming

In addition to the above, all students are also required to successfully complete General Studies modules as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualification Agency, as well as fulfill credit requirements for Co-Curricular Activities.


Specific technical skills related to Enterprise Computing are developed at this level. Enterprise Systems, Web Applications, and Integrated Business Processes provide an overview of the information technology that supports a modern business, while Mobile & Wireless Technology and Systems & Network Administration give you hands-on

experience with setting up and configuring them. Along with independent learning, a common theme in all APU ICT awards is fostering creativity and innovation in individuals and teams. These themes are the specific focus of Creativity & Innovation and Research Methods for Computing & Technology.


Common Modules

  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Object Oriented Development with Java
  • Probability & Statistical Modeling
  • Professional & Enterprise Development
  • Research Methods For Computing and Technology

Specialised Modules

  • System Development Methods
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Integrated Business Processes with SAP ERP Systems
  • Mobile & Wireless Technology
  • Programming Concepts in C++
  • System & Network Administration
  • Web Applications


The focus at this level is further development of relevant technical skills and the ability to apply these skills with strong critical thinking and analysis. Computer Systems Management and Cloud Infrastructure and Services ensure that you have a proper understanding of modern computing environments. Enterprise Programming for

Distributed Applications and Designing and Developing Applications on Cloud develop advanced computing skills. Advanced Database Systems and Information Storage and Management give you experience with critical support technologies for Enterprise Computing. General personal and professional development is enhanced in Project Management, while Innovation Management & New Product Development continues the theme of generating new ideas and creating new products.

The major project that you are expected to complete, entails extensive research in domain knowledge and the acquisition of skills in using tools and methods in Enterprise Computing. This is where you will demonstrate higher level critical thinking analysis and solutions development skills which will enhance your employability.


Common Modules

  • Innovation Management & New Product Development
  • Project Management

Specialised Modules

  • Cloud Infrastructure & Services
  • Computer Systems Management
  • Database Administration
  • Design for Quality
  • Designing & Developing Applications on Cloud
  • Enterprise Computing Project
  • Information Storage & Management
  • Investigations in Enterprise Computing
  • XML & Web Services


Functional roles in the design of enterprise-wide applications and infrastructure for medium-to-large scale organisations. Typical jobs include Solutions Architects, Enterprise Systems Consultants and others.