The university aims to be International Centre of Excellence in all aspects of professional education.


Apex Professional University (APU) is a non-profit university established by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh and Apex Foundation, Bangalore under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Scheme. Government of Arunachal Pradesh has legislated Apex Professional University Act, 2012 (No. 7 of 2013) as a Statutory University vide notification No. LAW/LEGN-17/2012 dated 10th May, 2013. APU started functioning in July 2013 under the sponsorship of Apex Group, Bangalore, one of the leading organization in the field of education.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has accorded its recognition to Apex Professional University (APU) as a state private university vide its letter F.No. 8-13/2013(CPP-I/PU) dated 28th June 2013 in accordance with section 2(f) of UGC Act, 1956. As per Ministry of HRD, Government of India, Apex Professional University, Pasighat is empowered to award Degrees as specified in section 22 of UGC Act, 1956.

Apex Professional University, Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh is empowered to register external (private) students in accordance with Apex Professional University Act (No. 7 of 2013). The University has also taken consent of the Distance Education Bureau (DEB) and University Grant Commission, New Delhi for Registration of Private Students.

The University has Community College Scheme as it is a very effective and an efficient methodology of educating people with the help of real time working environment. The Community College will focus on skill development programs with all-hand training to ensure employability of outgoing students in tune with the current policy of the Government of India to provide proper training for employability of the youth.

APU is located at the eastern foothills of the divine Himalayas (Land of the Rising Sun), Pasighat, that is spiritually vibrant, naturally serene and peaceful. Its holy ambience is in itself educator for learners holistic development.

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