University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Software Engineering

This course will enable students to develop computing-related knowledge and understanding, practical skills, and a range of transferable skills that will enhance your personal and professional development. Students have the opportunity to develop their awareness of the concerns of software reliability, correctness, safety, usability and cost. The course also provides optional modules for those students who wish to acquire additional knowledge in particular areas such as artificial intelligence or web engineering.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree or above, or equivalent qualification, in software engineering or containing a significant component in software engineering or a subject related to computing or software engineering with demonstrable sufficient relevant industrial experience in software engineering; applicants who lack the academic qualification but have substantial (approximately 5 years) relevant work experience are considered on an individual basis. IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: advanced software development; information engineering; software project management; formal methods; group project; dissertation; options; concurrent and distributed systems; network performance modelling and analysis; advanced database techniques; artificial intelligence for games; artificial intelligence with applications; human-computer interaction (design and development); real-time systems; web engineering.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,580 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,450 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,560 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Faculty of Engineering and Informatics Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01274 234567