1 Year (3 Semesters)
14 Apr 2021 | 08 Jun 2021
12 Jul 2021 | 20 Sep 2021
The Foundation programme gives you an opportunity to sample your future areas of study. This helps you choose which Degree programme to pursue.
• 5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
• 5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects at IGCSE/O-Levels;
• 3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC.
A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above.
-Some Degree Programmes may require a Credit in Mathematics at SPM/IGCSE/O-Level or equivalent.
-Engineering Degree Programmes require a Credit in Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry at SPM/IGCSE/O-Level or equivalent.
Note: The above entry requirements may differ for specific programmes based on the latest programme standards published by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). The qualification and entry requirements for the programmes will be determined based on the "Comparison List of Equivalency of International Qualifications with SPM (O-Levels equivalent) and STPM (A-Levels equivalent)" published by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
• IELTS: 4.0
• TOEFL IBT: 30-31
• Pearson (PTE): 30
• MUET: Band 2
AREAS OF STUDIES FOR
Business, Management, Marketing, Digital Marketing & Tourism
Media and International Relations
Industrial Design, Animation & Visual Effects
5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects at IGCSE/O-Levels;
3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC.
Computing, Technology & Games Development
Accounting, Banking, Finance and Actuarial?
5 Credits in at least 5 subjects at SPM level including a Credit in Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
5 Credits (Grade C & above) in at least 5 subjects including Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science at IGCSE/O-Levels;
3 Credits (Grade B & above) in at least 3 subjects in UEC including Mathematics and Physics OR Chemistry OR Technical Science.
The modules studied help develop your study skills, introduce you to what you can expect on your degree and also allow you to discover what you can study depending on whether you choose a degree in Accounting, Banking, Finance, Actuarial Studies, Business & Management, Computing & Technology, Engineering, Industrial Design, Animation and Visual Effects.
FLEXIBILITY OF CHOICE
Our 12-month Foundation Programme is designed to prepare those with SPM, ‘O’ Levels or similar qualifications with the knowledge and skills to progress into the first year of a degree of their choice.
On completion of the Foundation Programme, you will be able to make an informed decision about your interest and pursue your degree of choice.
During the Foundation Programme, you are able to choose different routes depending on your area of interest. This will allow you to progress onto a specific degree programme at APU, related to this area or other relevant areas based on your foundation experience.
ENRICHING EXPERIENCES - MORE THAN JUST A FOUNDATION
The APU Foundation Programme lays the pathway towards professional tertiary education. It is a vital transformation point for students; soft skills, general knowledge and preparatory subject fundamentals acquired at the Foundation lead to excellence in a student’s education performance, as well as career-readiness as they move on as global professionals eventually. This is achieved through 4 key areas:
Leadership & Teamwork
Social Skills & Responsibilities
The unique support system at APU Foundation Programme consist of helpful academic mentors who are committed in ensuring academic achievements, providing pastoral care, advising, mentoring, motivating students’ potential and performance, to ensure that they undergo a smooth transition from secondary education to tertiary learning.
This programme is designed to help those with SPM, IGCSE, O-Levels or similar qualifications to develop the skills and knowledge to progress into the first year of a degree of their choice.
Upon completing your study in this programme, you will be able to:
Enter Level 1 of degree study
Make an informed choice about what degree you want to study
Demonstrate an awareness of the concepts which underpin the study of Accounting, Banking, Finance, Actuarial Studies, Business & Management, Computing & Technology, Engineering, Design Innovation & Brand Management, Animation and Visual Effects
Communicate effectively verbally and in writing to a given audience
Work effectively in a team
Demonstrate English and other study skills appropriate to undergraduate learning
Apply skills in numeracy, technology and communication
Explain the essential elements of technology
Use appropriate application software and the Internet
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