12 months
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About

The aim of this Software Engineering programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai is to impart the understanding and skills to engineer software at an advanced level to professional standards. 

Overview

Software engineers create and maintain software applications using best practice from computer science, project management, engineering, application domains and other fields. Students will learn how to apply state-of-the-art techniques and methodologies to develop high quality software to professional standards.

Students of the Software Engineering programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai can specialise in particular areas such as the development of mobile applications or advanced interactive systems like games.

Career

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Rigourous Methods for Software Engineering
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Research Methods and Project Planning
  • Industrial Programming
  • Computer Network Security
  • Mobile Communications and 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.

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

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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