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About

The aim of the MSc in Information Technology (Software Systems) at Heriot-Watt University Dubai is to educate software engineers. The programme is concerned with the use and application of information technology in the specification, design, development and deployment of software.

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Overview

Throughout the  Information Technology (Software Systems) programme at  Heriot-Watt University Dubai , you will implement software solutions to remedy practical problems and put into practice the theoretical concepts learned in lectures.

As well as studying core software engineering topics, like Java programming and UML specification of object oriented systems, you will follow a range of other courses such as Databases and Network Applications.

Career

New career opportunities and prospects for career enhancement are both excellent. The continued growth in new technologies, network services, mobile applications and handheld devices in industry, commerce and the public sector is increasing the demand for experts who can design, implement and manage software systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Network Security
  • Data Visualisation Analytics
  • e-Commerce Technology
  • Industrial Programming
  • Software Engineering Foundations
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Computer Games Programming

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • January intake is for part-time students only.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

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.
90
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

For MSc entry, a good relevant Honours degree (first or second class) or equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered. Given the clear practical element of the programmes, we will also consider non-graduate candidates holding less than a good Honours degree, or its equivalent, but with compensating qualifications or experience may be admitted to the Postgraduate Diploma programme. Transfer to the MSc will be possible later on if exams and course work are at MSc level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19702 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19702 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    19702 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19702 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

AED 85050

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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