UCL (University College London)
Financial Systems Engineering
This course provides an ideal foundation for graduates who wish to pursue a career as software engineers. The programme provides the opportunity to undertake a significant group software engineering project sponsored by a financial services company, allowing students to specialise in software systems engineering from a financial computing perspective.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in computer science or in a science or engineering subject with significant computer science content, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant work experience may also be taken into account.
Core modules: requirements engineering and software architecture; software abstractions and systems integration; validation and verification; tools and environments; financial institutions and markets; professional practice; financial information systems. Options: compliance, risk and regulation; people and security; networked systems; distributed systems and security.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, written and laboratory exercises, and project work. Student performance is assessed through written exercises with modelling notations, laboratory exercises with tools and environments, unseen examination papers, and a significant, comprehensive group project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,090 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 24,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
020 7679 7287