APU XR Studio
The APU XR Studio is a first-of-its-kind facility that comprises technologies capable of developing Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR) and Mixed Reality (MR) applications. Developed in partnership with Ministry XR Malaysia, the studio is equipped with a Volumetric Video Capture Station, EDEX Station and Mixed Reality Smart Glasses in the form of Microsoft HoloLens.
Being the first XR Studio among Malaysian Universities, the XR Studio aims to provide students of the Computer Games Development, Multimedia Technology, Engineering, Animation & Visual Effects programmes with hands-on experience while developing projects & assignments revolving around these technologies.
On 21st January 2019, the Malaysian VRAR Malaysia Chapter was launched at APU. This also made APU the host to the chapter allowing for its global network to share accelerating growth, connections and knowledge within the VR/AR industry.