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APIIT Certificate in Administrative Skills

16 months (3 Semesters)

APIIT Certificate

29 Jun 2020
21 Sep 2020
09 Nov 2020

This APIIT Certificate in Administrative Skills (CAS) is designed to provide:

  • Strong communication, leadership and administrative skills as well as the necessary fundamental knowledge to take on this challenging and ever changing business world.
  • Opportunities for progression into Diploma programmes or to embark on a career in administration, marketing, accounting, human resources and application of IT.

Admission Requirements:

  • 1 Credit at SPM level with a minimum of a pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah (History);
  • 1 Credits (Grade C & above) at IGCSE/O-Levels;
  • 1 Credit (Grade B & above) at UEC;
  • A qualification that APIIT accepts as equivalent to the above.

What You Will Study:


  • Basic Mathematics
  • Fundamental IT Skills
  • Youth Development
  • Introduction to Managing Business
  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship


  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Basic Accounting
  • Introduction to Multimedia Application
  • Business English
  • Personal Skills
  • Ethics at Workplace


  • Basic Finance
  • Purchasing Inventory
  • Book-Keeping & Accounting Software
  • Payroll Preparation
  • Basic Marketing Skills
  • Office Administrative Skills

* 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.

Further Studies:

Upon successful completion of this programme, you will be eligible to progress into any of the following Diploma programmes offered at APU/APIIT:

  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Business with Information Technology
  • Diploma in Accounting**
  • Diploma in Design and Media
  • Diploma in International Studies

**Students Progressing to Diploma in Accounting is required to have Credit Pass in Mathematics at SPM / ’O’ Levels

Note: Students who have successfully completed the Certificate Programme may be allowed to transfer credits into the respective Diploma Programmes and as a result may be allowed to commence the Diploma directly from semester two.

Course Fees:

Malaysian StudentsInternational Students

RM 15,850

RM 18,400 (USD 4,600)

* Fees stated above do not include Deposits and other Miscellaneous Fees. Please refer to Fee Guide for details.

MQA Accreditations:

All information is correct at the time of publication, but is subject to change in the interest of continuing improvement.