Applicants will be automatically accepted if they have gained:
- a 2:2 degree in a STEM subject with evidence of programming in degree transcript,
- a 2:2 degree in a non-STEM subject with evidence of suitable professional programming experience.
Applicants may be invited for interview if they have gained a 2:2 degree in a non-STEM subject and have evidence of suitable non-professional programming experience.
Months of entry
The MSc Software Engineering is designed for graduates from diverse backgrounds who have some prior experience of programming to gain the skills, knowledge and hands-on experience to be effective as a commercial software engineer.
On this one-year programme based at the National Software Academy in Newport, students will undertake practical development using current leading edge commercial tools and techniques and be exposed to direct industrial involvement in a dynamic commercial-like environment.
This one year programme welcomes students with a background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects as well as other disciplines and students are expected to have some basic prior programming knowledge.
After graduating from this programme you will be ideally placed for employment in a career within software engineering or the wider technology industry.
Information for international students
Applicants whose first language is not English are normally expected to meet the minimum University requirements (e.g. 6.5 IELTS, with at least 5.5 in each area).
Applicants holding international qualifications are welcomed.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Enquiries
- +44 (0)29 2087 0084