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English Requirements

(These requirements apply to international students only)

Foundaton and Diploma Programmes
  • IELTS : 5.5
  • TOEFL : 65 (Internet Based Test), 513 (Paper Based Test), 183 (Computer Based Test)
  • Other Certification or 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 Foundation/Diploma programme.

Bachelors (Hons) Degree Programmes
  • IELTS : 6.0
  • TOEFL : 79-80 (Internet Based Test), 550 (Paper Based Test), 213 (Computer Based Test)
  • Other Certification or 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

Bachelors (Hons) Degree Programmes (compulsory for the following Bachelor Degree programmes)

Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons)
Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with a specialism in Investment and Risk Management
Bachelor in Banking and Finance (Hons) with a specialism in Financial Planning
Bachelor in Islamic Banking and Finance (Hons)
BA (Hons) in Media Marketing
BA (Hons) in Media Marketing (with a specialism in Social Media)
BA (Hons) in Media Informatics
B.Eng (Hons) in Petroleum Engineering

English Requirements:

  • IELTS : 6.0
  • TOEFL : 79-80 (Internet Based Test), 550 (Paper Based Test), 213 (Computer Based Test)

Masters Degree Programmes

  • Evidence of satisfactory English language skills is required for candidates where English is not their first language, such as IELTS 6.0 or above or TOEFL 550 or above.