APEL.A : Admission
Apply to gain entry into a university programme with your work experience.
The APEL.A application criteria are listed below:-
(i) Programme at Master’s Degree level The applicant shall be 30 years of age in the year of application with at least STPM/Diploma/equivalent qualifications and must possess relevant work experience; and
(ii) Programme at Bachelor’s Degree level The applicant shall be 21 years of age in the year of application and must possess relevant work experience; and
(iii) Programme at Diploma level The applicant shall be 20 years of age in the year of application and must possess relevant work experience.
APEL.A application can be submitted via WOU’s APEL.A Portal at (http://myapel.wou.edu.my) .
For applicants who would like to undergo APEL.A assessment in WOU but pursue their tertiary studies in other institutions, application / registration via MQA’s APEL Portal (https://www2.mqa.gov.my/apel_a) is required before the submission of application via WOU’s APEL.A Portal.
The application / registration form is the evidence to be presented for WOU’s verification and validation process.
Applicants can refer to the ‘APEL.A Learners’ Handbook’ (https://www2.mqa.gov.my/portalapela/dokumen/APELA_LEARNERS_%20HANDBOOK_L3-L7_120721.pdf) and the MQA APEL website (https://www2.mqa.gov.my/apel/).