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Software Engineering

Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

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24 months
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About

Through the Software Engineering programme from Western Norway University of Applied Sciences you will learn about modern technologies and methodologies for program development, and the theoretical foundation for programming languages and algorithms.

Overview

This Software Engineering study program offered by Western Norway University of Applied Sciences is a joint degree offered by Western Norway University of Applied Sciences and the University of Bergen in common. We offer master projects where you can apply program development in a variety of areas, and preferably in collaboration with companies or research institutions outside the university.

Upon completion of the course, you will have acquired expert skills in advanced computer technology. You will then be well prepared to work with the development and integration of complex computer systems and software within both technical and administrative applications. You can also choose to proceed to a PhD degree and a scientific career.

The master's program is particularly well-suited for those with a BSc in computer engineering or a BSc in a field of study such as computer science or information technology.

Through the master's degree program you will learn the use of modern systems and software development methods, as well as new application development technologies and associated development tools. The Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL) and the University of Bergen (UiB) are jointly responsible for supervising the master's theses and for teaching in subjects that are part of the program.

Qualifications

With a master's degree in program development, you will be attractive to positions before IT companies and consulting firms that run software development and maintenance. With a little work experience you will be able to go as a project manager for a major development project before ICT.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Software Technologies
  • Modern Software Development Methods
  • Distributed Computing Resources for High Volume Data Processing
  • Advanced Computer Graphics
  • Health Informatics
  • Practical deep learning
  • Model Driven Software Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with at least 20 credits of mathematics and 60 credits of computer science / data. 
  • For mathematics, they use the 20 best credit maths, possibly in combination with statistics. Applicants must have at least C in average on this faga, but the shooting limit may be higher. University of Bergen is responsible for admission to the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

No tuition fees for courses, but you will have to pay a minor study fee of about NOK 750,- per semester,

Funding

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