Leverage your informal and non-formal learning.

Join OUM with your work experience through APEL.A

Get your prior experiential learning recognised

Join OUM and graduate faster through APEL.C

Be awarded for your professional achievement

Gain an academic award from OUM through APEL.Q


Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

When you desire to study but do not meet the usual prerequisites of university programmes, you can try for APEL’s flexible entry paths

APEL can help you in the following ways:


Put together a work experience portfolio and take the APEL.A aptitude test to enter Diploma, Bachelor and Master programmes.


Get credits and complete your studies earlier with APEL.C if you have prior experience relevant to the course you are taking.


Apply through the APEL.Q process for an academic degree award in your specialised field with evidence of your knowledge and expertise.


What is your next step?

Browse OUM Programme that you wish to continue your study. Or fill up application to start your APEL journey now.