Within software technology you study theories, methods and tools for efficient development of complex and high-quality software.
The Software Technology programme from Linnaeus University emphasises both theoretical and practical aspects of software development. It prepares you for a career as professional in software engineering, specifically as a specialist in efficient development of complex software systems, but you will also have the opportunity to pursue an academic career.
During the first year of the programme (shared with the one-year master programme), you will get a solid foundation in software technology through a number of general courses in computer science at advanced level. This is supplemented by studies in scientific methods and in agile software development.
After this programme, you will probably work as a software developer at a consultancy firm or at the IT department of a big enterprise. From that you can move on to work as a project coordinator, a software technology expert, or possibly as a manager. You will also have the opportunity to pursue an academic career, starting with a PhD education.
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- Systems Modeling and Simulation
- Code Transformation and Interpretation
- Project in Modelbased Development
- Formal methods
- Machine Learning
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesInformatics & Information Technology Computer Sciences Software Engineering View 23 other Masters in Software Engineering in Sweden
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or the equivalent, and a solid practical experience of object-oriented programming.
- English B/6 or the equivalent.
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International15547 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31095 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
Only for international students:
- Tuition fee, first payment: 77,500 SEK
- Tuition fee, total: 310,000 SEK
Living costs for Växjö
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.