Master (2 years) of Science in Software Development, 120 ECTSEngineering Mathematics, natural- and computer science
|Institution||Aalborg University (AAU)|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||6700 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||0 EUR|
DescriptionThe Master programme in Software Development at Aalborg University focuses on innovation, interaction design, usability, development processes and project management.
The programme is aimed towards Bachelors from other disciplines than IT who wants to add IT to their education. Your background could for instance be in humanities, social science or design.
The two-year full-time programme in Software Development is designed to prepare students for the practice of contemporary software development in leading-edge software organisations and research institutions.Its major themes are:
- Software engineering
- Human-computer interaction.
Career OpportunitiesSome continue their careers as PhD students; others work as e.g. project leaders or system developers in private or public companies all over the world.
Graduates are well suited for a development career with a business or innovation-facing software organisation, or for a research career in the information systems discipline. Many graduates already have jobs before they finish their studies.
AdmissionAdmission to the Master’s programme in Software Development requires a Bachelor's degree. The programme is directed towards Bachelors with a degree within e.g. humanities, social science or design, etc., who wish to add IT to their education.
Students with a Bachelor in Computer Science, Informatics or a similar degree cannot be admitted.
In addition, documentation is required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level.
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Apply directly at Aalborg University with all relevant documentation.
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact Aalborg University 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 EU/EAA/Switzerland.
Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
For Further InformationInformation 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