University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Advanced Software Engineering

Computer science supports the build, development and use of computer systems. There is a growing need across the world for skilled, advanced computer science professionals. This course helps you develop the skills necessary to design and deploy sophisticated modern software systems in a range of application areas. You'll improve your practical software engineering skills and learn new theories of software development. This course gives you the necessary qualifications to get a skilled position in the computing industry. Our courses have some of the highest student satisfaction rates in the UK and our graduates are highly sought after.

Entry requirements

MSc: Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent in computer science, software engineering, or a closely related discipline. Significant software development skills, ideally in Java or another object-oriented language, are essential. You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Software architecture and design; advanced topics in software engineering; designing usable systems; distributed information systems; mobile software and applications; personal study; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 17,350 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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