Master (2 years) of Science in Software Engineering, 120 ECTSEngineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science
|Institution||University of Southern Denmark (SDU)|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||6950 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||0 EUR|
DescriptionDevelop software from a user oriented and societal perspective for a global market where cultural understanding and knowledge of local standards and conditions are crucial for success.
Career OpportunitiesSoftware is part of many aspects of our daily lives and it is embedded in e.g. computers, the TV, the smartphone, the Internet, the car, buildings, energy solutions, the train, and the stove. That means that software engineers will have career opportunities in many different sectors – in Denmark as well as abroad.
The education gives you a number of career opportunities – both in Denmark and abroad. For example, you can get a job as an IT- and system architect, software developer, mobile application developer, system consultant, software quality engineer and IT strategy manager.
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About the DegreeThrough the programme, you will learn how to develop state-of-the-art software products and services as well as improve products and services known to us today.
You will be taught how technology is best used to develop efficient solutions - not only from a technological viewpoint, but also from a user perspective.
In the first two semesters of the master programme you will study Advanced Software System Design and Technologies, Software Lifecycle, Software, Intelligence, Software Ecosystems, and Data Science
In the third semester you will study Innovative Software Solutions, and alongside that, you can choose either to start the master thesis, have in-company period or study elective subject areas.
The final semester is devoted to the master thesis.
You will be part of a study-based and collaborative learning environment in which you work in project teams. You and your fellow students are responsible for planning and implementing the project.
As an engineering student you enter an informal and inspiring study environment where it is easy to make new friends. In short, learning becomes fun!
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AdmissionA bachelor's degree in Software Engineering or equivalent allow you admission to the programme.
The required knowledge areas are Software Engineering & Programming including projects, Operation Systems, Network & Distributed Programming, Interaction and Interaction Design, Organization &Management, Discrete Mathematics, Database Design & Programming, Algorithms and Data structures, and Statistics.
In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements of the University of Southern Denmark
Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact the University of Southern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://ufm.dk/en/recognition
Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.
TuitionThere is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.
Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
For Further Information
Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition
About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System