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APU eSports Malaysia Academy

On 23rd February 2017, APU launched Malaysia's first eSports academy, together with eSports Malaysia, the governing body of electronic sports in Malaysia. The launch was officiated by Deputy Higher Education Minister, Y.B. Datuk Dr. Mary Yap Kain Ching at APU's New Campus.

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The APU eSports Malaysia Academy aims to serve as a platform for students to channel their passion for competitive gaming. We emphasize on building character in students, specifically by developing life skills such as perseverance, teaming and decision-making. 

Learning Objectives & Outcomes

  • Develop essential skills required in competitive gaming of the subject matter:

    • Build understanding and strengthen game knowledge

    • Improve individual play styles

    • Train game senses and reflexes

    • Develop understanding of team dynamics, effective teamwork, sportsmanship and good play ethics

    • Develop a range of soft skills such as leadership, perseverance, critical thinking, decision-making, problem- solving, communication and others

Game-Based Programmes

The application for game-based courses is now OPEN! 

Additional documents needed:
1x copy of your Malaysian IC / Passport
1x copy of your visa document in Malaysia (for international students only)
1x copy of your recent passport-size photo

Please submit the scanned copy of the completed application form and required documents to esports@apu.edu.my.

Upon submission, our coaches will evaluate your application to determine whether you have achieved the required admission requirements. Once your application is approved, we will send you an offer letter, in which you will have to proceed to make the fees payment before the course starts

Nationwide Coverage on Malaysia's FIRST eSports Academy

  • Astro Channel 808,  360° eGG Network - South East Asia first 24/7 eSports & Gaming Entertainment Network (2 March, 2017)