Taught course

Software Engineering

Institution
University of Southampton · Electronics and Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with a minimum (2:1) degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a closely related subject, and 2:1 in the required modules. The required modules are: programming (Java, C++, C#), maths, and at least three additional computing modules, e.g. software architecture or design, data structures, databases, network, AI, web.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our one year MSc Software Engineering degree will allow you to broaden your skills in traditional and contemporary software development with opportunities to study specialist subjects such as computer vision, critical systems, cryptography, distributed computing systems, e-business, intelligent agents, model checking and multimedia.

This programme covers formal methods as well as object-oriented programming. You will enhance your skills in software modelling, design, development, and testing, with opportunities to study specialist subjects such as:

  • cloud and mobile applications
  • critical systems
  • data mining
  • e-business
  • intelligent agents
  • model checking
  • security
  • user experience

Information for international students

All applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency: Band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Fees and funding

Scholarships, bursaries, sponsorships or grants may be available to support you through your course. Funding opportunities available to you are linked to your subject area and/or your country of origin. These can be from the University of Southampton or other sources.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Email
fpse-mscapply@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 2630