University of East London

University of East London

Software Engineering

The course consists of computer laboratory and other practical work, students reinforce the theories and practices learnt in the classroom with 'hands on' experience; on completion of the programme, the successful student should have a good knowledge and understanding of the state-of-the-art methodologies in software engineering, and should have learnt to use a variety of software tools and environments that are a required knowledge by software companies nowadays; along with typical software engineering and project management content, this programme offers specialist competences in service-oriented computing, mobile software development and software verification.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a 2.2 or higher Honours degree in a science or engineering subject, which includes a sufficient level of computing theory and/or programming. IELTs 6.0 Overall with 6.0 Writing and Speaking 5.5 Reading and Listening.

Course modules

Modules include: Software engineering; design and application of mobile computing systems; formal methods; project management; service oriented computing; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment varies from module to module but will include written examinations, coursework, and project work, and tests on competence in practical sessions.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,550 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,258 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Docklands Campus Newham E16 2RD South East

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Applicant Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0208 223 3333