BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Technology - Dual Award with Staffordshire University

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3 years
Tuition Fees:
Bukit Jalil
Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding Country:
United Kingdom,UK
Awarding University:
Staffordshire University, UK and Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)
BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Technology - Dual Award with Staffordshire University
MQA Reference No: MQA/FA0364
  • Field of Study: Computing & IT
  • Specialization: Multimedia
  • Level: Degree
  • Conducted Entirely in Msia/Transfer: Fully Conducted in Malaysia
  • Intake: January, May, September, November,
  • Entry Requirement:

    Entry to Degree Level 1 
    * STPM: Two (2) principal passes and 4 credit passes in SPM; or
    * A-Level: Two (2) passes and 4 Grade C passes at O-Level or
    * APU Foundation or equivalent; or
    * A qualification that APU accepts as equivalent to the above

    Entry to Degree Level 2 
    * Successful completion of the APU Diploma; or
    * Successful completion of studies in another recognised institute with academic credits equivalent to Degree Level 1 of an Honours degree (subject to approval of APU Academic Board)

  • English Requirements:

    International Students
    * IELTS 6.0
    * TOEFL 79-80 (Internet Based Test), 550 (Paper Based Test), 213 (Computer Based Test)
    * Other Certification / Evidence of English Proficiency that APU accepts as equivalent to the above

    Applicants who do not possess the above will be required to sit for the APU English Placement Test, and based on the outcome of the test, may be required to attend the APU Intensive English Programme (IEP) prior to commencement of the Degree programme.

  • Brief Description:
    Total International Student Fee: RM89,600 + GBP570 (inclusive of student VISA)
    DUAL AWARD: Students will receive recognition and certification from both Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) and Staffordshire University, UK.
    The Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Technology program offers:
    *Graduates with the specific skills to work in the Multimedia Industry; for example in DVD games creation as Authors; Animators and Modellers.
    * The requisite skills and knowledge of concepts; principles and technology of various types of Multimedia Technology.
    * Skills to enable graduate to work in an environment ranging from creating 2D and 3D models; digital music; video and related technologies to the creation and manipulation of digital images in different formats. 
    Dual Degree Program
    The dual degree programs are offered through a unique collaborative partnership between APU and Staffordshire University UK. Staffordshire University accredits undergraduate programs that are designed and delivered by APU University. 
    The APU-Staffordshire dual degree programs are offered under an approved collaboration in accordance with the Code of Practice for Assurance of Academic Quality and Standards in Higher Education as published by the United Kingdom Quality Assurance Agency (QAA).
    Upon graduation, students will be awarded two undergraduate degree Certificate and Transcripts, one from Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) - Malaysia and one from Staffordshire University - United Kingdom.
    Career options
    This qualification will assist you to gain employment as a multimedia practitioner and you will enter the employment market with the advantages of strong technical skills in software design and information systems development in the context of building quality interactive multimedia applications.
    Previously known as APIIT and UCTI, the Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) has produced more than 20,000 highly skilled technology professionals in Malaysia and the Asia Pacific region, and has earned a reputation for excellence in education and research and development.
    Staffordshire University 
    * Staffordshire University’s strong focus on employability was underlined in the UK Sunday Times newspaper’s 2010 University League Tables, in which it was recognised as a leading UK university for achieving graduate employment.
    * One of the first universities in the world to offer computing degrees back in the 1960s, Staffordshire maintains a strong reputation for excellence and innovation in teaching technology-based subjects.
    * Staffordshire University's Computing, Computer Games Design, Network Security, Mechanical, Electrical,
    Electronic and Automotive Engineering awards are all highly respected by employers globally.
    * Staffordshire’s Accounting and Finance, Business Studies, Economics, Management and Marketing degrees have all been designed to provide a truly international perspective. This is a real benefit for students wishing to pursue a career in Business or Commerce.
  • Remarks:

    * Please refer to fee guide attached for fee details.
    * Fees includes an estimate of RM2,000 for the annual student VISA renewal (estimate at RM1,000 per annum starting from Year 2).