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Information Technology (Software Systems)

12 months
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20385 EUR/year
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About

The aim of both the Information Technology (Software Systems) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is to educate software engineers.

Overview

The Information Technology (Software Systems) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is concerned with the use and application of information technology in the specification, design, development and deployment of software. Throughout the programme, 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:

  • Database and Information Systems
  • Network Applications
  • Research Methods and Project Planning
  • Computer Network Security
  • Data Visualisation Analytics
  • e-Commerce Technology

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.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

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

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  • International

    20385 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20385 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20385 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20385 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

AED 85050

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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