USM is now an APEL centre!

Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning or APEL empowers you to leverage your real-world expertise, skills, and accomplishments, transforming them into valuable asset to pursue academic excellences in higher education institutions. APEL is a flexible and inclusive tool designed to cater to a broad spectrum of learners, acknowledging the diverse pathways individuals take to acquire knowledge and skills.
APEL (A) offered by USM provides opportunities to individuals who possess credible work experiences, but lack academic qualification needed to pursue higher education in colleges or universities.
Showcase your capabilities to employers with a credential that reflects both academic rigor and real-world proficiency.
Visit and start your APEL journey today!

School of Distance Education
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Penang, Malaysia