Software Development - International Systems

University of Limerick

24 months
14751 EUR/year
6169 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This Software Development - International Systems course at University of Limerick provides students with the knowledge, skills and expertise required to develop software systems for deployment in different international and cultural locales.


Program Details

This Software Development - International Systems program offered at University of Limerick is aimed at students who hold a primary degree in another discipline and builds on key transferable outcomes that they bring from that degree: outcomes like self-learning, communication and critical thinking.It will provide students with the opportunity to gain state-of-the-art knowledge in a wide range of software development activities like requirements analysis, software design, implementation and testing. 

It will couple this with specialist knowledge in the field of customizing systems for different (international and cultural) markets, through the inclusion of modules on language engineering and translation technology. As such, it serves the continuous demand that exists for software development graduates, both nationally and internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methods
  • Programming 
  • Software Engineering Development Paradigms
  • Language Engineering & Translation Technology
  • Best Practice Software Internationalisation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for a Master’s programme must normally have a first or second class Level 8 honours degree (NFQ or other internationally recognised equivalent) in any discipline where knowledge from that degree could be usefully complemented by the state-of-the-art, software development/engineering expertise that this course offers.  Example disciplines include, but are not limited to, Linguistics, Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Business, Health and Medicine. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14751 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14751 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6169 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6169 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Year 2: EU-EEA: 5,992eur/ Non-EU-EEA: 14,324 eur


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Software Development - International Systems
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