The MEng in Software Engineering is an advanced program in which students and IT professionals broaden their understanding of software engineering and its applications. Software engineers apply engineering principles and practices to design, test, operate and maintain computer softwares. Students in the program will enhance their analytic and design skills and improve their ability to present technical material in written form. Graduates are trained to work on all aspects of the software product life cycle. They learn how to develop high-capacity computer software in a controlled, systematic and quantifiable manner and to ensure that it is reliable, efficient and financially viable. The normal duration of the program is two years, but it is also open to those interested in part-time study.
Undergraduate degree or a graduate diploma
in Software Engineering with very high standing. Applicants holding an
undergraduate degree with very high standing in another discipline such
as engineering, science, computer science or mathematics must have at
least two years of experience in IT or related industry.
Proficiency in English
Proficiency in English. Applicants
whose primary language is not English must demonstrate that their
knowledge of English is sufficient to pursue graduate studies in their
chosen field. Please
refer to the English language proficiency page for further information on requirements and exemptions.