Masters Programs in Software Engineering

Compare 54 Masters Programs in Software Engineering

Software Engineering

Many students who decide to pursue a master’s degree choose to explore coursework concentrating on computing technology. Holding an advanced degree in this field provides a competitive edge in this extremely demanding field.

 

What is a Master in Software Engineering? A Master in Software Engineering equips students with essential knowledge such as implementing new technologies to compete in the global environment. Participants will also learn about the basic building blocks of software engineering; this may include universal themes touching every segment of society, and driving innovation and change in medicine, defense and aerospace. Students select options from an extensive array of courses that match their interests, including software analysis, system verification, design and architecture, and data storage and retrieval.

 

There are many reasons why students decide to pursue a Master in Software Engineering. For example, the program teaches a variety of concepts including software project management and human-computer interaction. Additionally, an advanced degree in this area enables individuals to advance quickly in the evolving environment of software engineering.

 

The cost fluctuates depending on the institution, and the course typically lasts between one and three years. It is necessary for prospective students to research the school thoroughly to make sure that the program offered fits their expected goals.

 

Individuals who earn a master’s degree find themselves in high demand for a number of positions, such as a database analyst, network administrator or software applications engineer. These employment opportunities are becoming increasingly competitive. Students will develop a stronger software engineering foundation by learning how to interact with faculty, students and industry professionals through intensive learning experiences.

 

Options are available at a variety of universities. Online programs are an excellent choice for students living in areas of the world with limited access to a facility. Internet-based options also cater to individuals who require a flexible schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master in Digital Solutions Development

BARCELONA TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
Campus Full time 9 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Digital Solutions Development is ideal for those who want to enter the Digital industry with a solid base on which to start a new career in IT. Aligned with the technology and programming skills that the digital companies need to develop creative technology solutions. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. The Master in Digital Solutions Development is ideal for those who want to enter the Digital industry with a solid base on which to start a new career in IT. Aligned with the technology and programming skills that the digital companies need to develop creative technology solutions. WHAT WILL I LEARN? The skills that you will gain will qualify you for a diverse range of job roles across the IT industry. You will learn all aspects of the IT business system cycle including the analysis, design, development, implementation and evaluation of systems to increase business efficiencies. In addition, you will learn to design, create, document and implement computer programs in a range of different languages. Barcelona Technology School ensures to all the participants a professional experience after the Master. DURATION The Master in Digital Solutions Development offers you an university accreditation with 60 ECTS. The completion of the full time program takes 9 months, it starts on October 2016. Barcelona Technology School is an international institution, being all the programs taught in English and in the sunny and innovative city of Barcelona. A key part of the program is project-based learning, where participants will either generate and develop their own digital projects & solutions. READY FOR A BIG DIGITAL CAREER Tech industry is exploding and the key digital companies need your talent. Barcelona Technology School connects your career with the digital industry while brings you the most demanded digital knowledge & skills. INTERNSHIPS & JOBS OPPORTUNITIES... [-]

Master of Engineering (ME) - Software Development and Multimedia

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science
Campus Full time September 2017 France Paris

The SDM specialization trains students to become future Digital Leaders, who are able to innovate, suggest new contents, new uses, and new services, based on open source technologies or those of major publishers (Microsoft, Adobe, etc.). [+]

Program objectives The SDM specialization trains students to become future Digital Leaders, who are able to innovate, suggest new contents, new uses, and new services, based on open source technologies or those of major publishers (Microsoft, Adobe, etc.). In a global context where digital technologies are becoming increasingly strategic, SDM prepares full-stack developers: they gain knowledge in system infrastructure database API and back-end programming, as well as front-end and project management techniques. At the end students gain knowledge in Back-End, Front-End, Data Basis, mobile applications and video game development. They show technological diligence, strong listening skills and are able to manage the human factor linked to new uses. Testimony Adriana Santalla - Bolivia - Software Development and Multimedia The Master's program met all my expectations, in terms of strategic areas such as Advanced Programming Languages,Software Project Management, Web and Mobile Applications Development. Those are certainly related to what is needed in most IT companies because of the relation between technical skills and the business approach, carried out throughout the whole program. Additionally, the master is completely taught in English. Admissions requirements Our Master of Engineering graduate program is open to candidates holding a 4-year bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related fields. Students with a strong background in Engineering and a degree in business are also encouraged to apply for the Information Systems Management program. Candidates must also have strong analytical and problem solving capabilities. Candidates should have the following documents translated into English... [-]

MSc in Software and Data Engineering (MSDE)

USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Switzerland Lugano

MSDE is a unique opportunity for students to become highly qualified software and data engineers able to effectively deal with the increasing complexity of modern software systems and with the gigantic amount of data they generate and manipulate. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. Software plays a pivotal role in almost all aspects of our life, including transportation, communication, economy, and healthcare. We put trust in software to accomplish complex and vital tasks for us, such as managing our finances, sharing our family and friends memories, diagnosing diseases, flying airplanes or driving cars. These systems manipulate and generate an unprecedented amount of data. In such a scenario, software cannot be understood without its data and data becomes valuable only thanks to the software analyzing it. Why enroll in the Master in Software and Data Engineering (MSDE) at USI? Top qualification MSDE is a unique opportunity for students to become highly qualified software and data engineers able to effectively deal with the increasing complexity of modern software systems and with the gigantic amount of data they generate and manipulate. Renowned professors Courses are taught by internationally renowned academics. Since it opened in 2004, the USI Faculty of Informatics has been climbing to the top positions in the csrankings.org lineup for European universities for what concerns Software Engineering research. It now ranks 2nd in Europe, and 15th worldwide. Importance of data and software Nowadays software cannot be understood without its data and data becomes valuable only thanks to the software analyzing it. This is why only an integrated study program in both software and data engineering represents cutting-edge knowledge and skills relevant for the development, maintenance, and evolution of next-generation ultra-large software systems living in a world of data. Small classes We... [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Science (mcc)

Tecnológico de Monterrey
Campus Full time 3 semesters July 2018 Mexico Zapopan

The graduate of the Master of Computer Science may transfer solutions particular to concepts or general methodologies problems and apply general computing concepts to the specific solution of problems encountered in business and research, and can perform later, if desired , doctoral studies in computer science. [+]

Description Technologies related to computer science, change very quickly: there is a proliferation of products both software and hardware result of new theories, methods and techniques. These developments bring results in a rate of obsolescence in the high area leading to a significant demand for human resources from three main areas: Specialists in the productive sector Academics with knowledge updated Research and Technological Development The graduate program is a professional who can not only follow the rapid technological advancement, but also contributes with innovative proposals in the field of computer science and thus to respond to the great challenges of today's world. The graduate of the Master of Computer Science you can transfer solutions particular to concepts or general methodologies problems and apply general computing concepts to the specific solution of problems encountered in business and research, can then be performed, if desired, doctoral studies in computer science. Specialty area Software Engineering Graphics and animation Intelligent Systems computer graphics and animation Networks and computer security Target The Master of Computer Science aims: Be successful in computer science specialists able to contribute to the problems of the productive environment and / or research solution. Develop professionals capable of working effectively and collaboratively in multi-disciplinary groups work. Train leaders function as change agents in their field of work. Form innovative professionals and entrepreneurs capable of generating patents, products and technology-based companies. Develop talent capable of adapting to technological and methodological changes in Computer Science. Addressed to The Master of Computer Science is... [-]

MSc in Mobile and Web Computing

International Hellenic University (IHU)
Campus Full time Part time 14 - 26 months October 2017 Greece Thessaloniki + 1 more

Since its invention in 1989, the World Wide Web has long been the main driver of development and progress, not only in the ICT sector itself but also, and most importantly, in virtually all aspects of human life. Standing on the shoulders [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. Since its invention in 1989, the World Wide Web has long been the main driver of development and progress, not only in the ICT sector itself but also, and most importantly, in virtually all aspects of human life. Standing on the shoulders of the WWW's success, the introduction of smartphones brought about a new technological revolution, which many had foreseen as a necessary next step. Today, these two technological fields have converged into a common track, where applications and infrastructure are advancing hand-in-hand toward the vision of Ubiquitous Computing and Web 3.0. In our effort to address this trend we introduce the “MSc in Mobile and Web Computing” programme. It has been designed to provide a mixture of state-of-the-art knowledge in relevant computer science, communications, web and mobile technologies, blended with essential business skills. The lecture series by leading academic instructors from Greece and abroad, along with projects and dissertation work, mean that students graduate well equipped and highly competitive at international level. This programme is designed for University graduates of Informatics/Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering but also of Natural Sciences and Economic and Business Departments, with a background in ICT and a strong motivation to pursue a career in Mobile and Web Computing related domains. The Structure The MSc in Mobile and Web Computing (full-time) is a 14-month programme taught over three terms. Lectures mainly take place on weekday evenings. It is also available in part-time mode over 26 months for those who cannot commit... [-]

Master Management & Data Science

Leuphana University of Luneburg
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Lüneburg + 1 more

The Masters Programme in Management & Data Science is geared towards students wanting to advance their skills in the data analysis of real-world phenomena. After completion of this program our graduates have the ability [+]

The Master's Program in Management & Data Science is geared towards students wanting to advance their skills in the data analysis of real-world phenomena. After completion of this program our graduates have the ability to analyze massive and complex data sets, design statistical models based on the latest in information technology. The program is designed to meet the fast-growing demand for data scientists in business, public administration, and research. CONTENTS AND IDEA The rapid economic and technological transformations occurring in the global economy and the transition from an industrial to a knowledge-based economy confront corporate leaders with new challenges. The rising flood of data associated with the dynamic complexity of today’s business environment can no longer be handled by traditional methods and a manager’s personal experience alone. This degree program delivers interdisciplinary learning and research opportunities, that allows students to gain application-oriented knowledge for practical management solutions. Through the integration of management, data analysis and information systems knowledge, students will be able to develop the latest in innovative solutions for managing information-driven organizations. PROGRAM STRUCTURE During the first semester, students become experts in extracting knowledge from data. They acquire a foundation in mathematics, skills in the use of data analysis tools and an understanding of the data economics. The second semester includes modules in storage and mining of massive datasets, probabilistic modeling, analyzing networks as well as forecasting and simulation. In the third semester, students undertake a challenging research project, working in teams to address questions of practical relevance with... [-]

Master Sensor System Engineering (SSE)

Hanze University of Applied Sciences - Groningen, the Netherlands
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

This master prepares you for a bright future in the fascinating world of advanced sensor applications. A domain that is rapidly growing, providing all kinds of interesting prospects for you, ambitious engineers. Within the globally important domain of health, sensor applications will provide totally new ways to monitor, heal, treat and care for people. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. Sensor System Engineering: www.hanzegroningen.eu/msse Passionate about technology and engineering? ​​ Are you open minded, do you like to stretch boundaries to find out what is out there? Can you apply yourself, developing new ways to move the technology ahead, specifically in the health domain? Then take a moment to consider the opportunity to join us for one year to complete the Sensor System Engineering (SSE) honours master's programme.​​​ Programme overview General knowledge about sensor applications needed for any type of specialisation Specialised knowledge involving sensors in the health domain Honours content Master's thesis project (30 ECTS) General knowledge about sensor applications needed for any type of specialisation Linear algebra (4 ECTS): mathematics required for the next modules. Advanced data analysis (4 ECTS): integrating data coming from multiple complex sensors and to interpret this data correctly Modelling & simulation (4 ECTS): theory and tools required to model complex systems and to analyse and represent simulated data. Data centric architectures (4 ECTS): the architectural design of sensor systems at the level of of system architectures for big data applications and at the level of digital signal processing (DSP). Specialised knowledge involving sensors in the health domain Products and services in Health (4 ECTS): using real cases to learn the full design process of a health related sensor system. Sensor applications in Health (3 ECTS): exploration of sensor applications in biology, technology, diagnostics and application in health environments like hospital and home care. Honours content Professional skills (3 ECTS):... [-]

Advanced Master In Development

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time September 2017 Senegal Dakar

The objective is to train high-level developers, able to master the specifics of mobile applications. [+]

The objective is to train high-level developers, able to master the specifics of mobile applications. Indeed in the near future, a majority of applications will be available to the general public via mobile media type phone, smart cards, tablets, ... - Its objective is to provide training of core competencies in engineering (UML modeling and Agile approaches, application development using Java J2EE technology), with a collaborative development into practice (svn / git) redmine CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • IT Licence • Application form • Admission Interview LANGUAGES • English students will be able to master the concepts and methods for the design and administration of information systems within IT and mathematics of decision applied to management. Double student management computer skills should enable them to provide expertise and accountability functions relating to the identification of needs, the development and administration of IS, project management and implementation of a project. Students will be able to develop the following qualities: sense of responsibility, ability to work in coaching multicultural teams and decision-making analytical rigor, openness. [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Engineering

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Part time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The title has been designed fundamentally with the aim that the students of the Degree in Computer Engineering can complement their academic training and know the procedures and newest and relevant techniques in the field of Professional Informatics and its applications. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. The title has been designed primarily with the aim of Degree in Computer Engineering To complement their academic training and to learn about the most innovative and relevant procedures and techniques in the field of Professional Computing And their applications. The design is carried out having as a differentiating element the emphasis on standard, free and open source technologies, both for the relevant role they have acquired as a backbone in the ICT sector, and for the added value that this entails in the learning of The contents developed. This bet is transferred transversally to all the subjects that compose the master. Specials / Itineraries: Specialization in Software Systems Engineering Specialization in Information Technology Specialty in Computer Science GOALS The percentage of employability of graduates in Information Technology is in Spain between 90 percent and 100 percent, according to the study "Employability 2012" conducted by the Conference of Directors and Deans of Computer Engineering. The graduates of this master may develop, among others, the following professional roles: ICT Director, leading projects, teams and organizations of the ICT sector within the company. Software engineer, managing the process of developing applications to guarantee the quality, usability and satisfaction of users. Systems architect, designing distributed applications, or evaluating the performance of networks and systems. Consultant of information systems, advising on strategy in information technologies, the distribution of multimedia contents in Internet or the management of the computer security. Computer scientist, developing intensive computing applications, simulations of real systems or... [-]

Master in Software and Service Architectures (SSA)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Germany Berlin Netherlands Eindhoven Finland Espoo United Kingdom London France Paris Sweden Stockholm Italy Trento Hungary Budapest Spain Madrid + 16 more

The programme in Software and Service Architectures is an enhanced version of the previous programme on Service Design and Engineering and aims to educate the next generation of service designers and software architects capable of designing and engineering novel software systems to: (i) Drive digitalization of businesses, (ii) Create new businesses based on software intensive services, (iii) Be responsible for the elicitation and definition of what software products and services IT companies should create in order to be successful; (iv) Be responsible for the processes and methods for the effective development of modern software systems. [+]

Formerly known as: Service, Design and Engineering SDE) Why study the EIT Digital Software and Service Architectures programme? The EIT Digital SSA programme offers: Innovative and well grounded education for the next generation of service designers and software architects. Studies at two of Europe´s foremost technical universities leading to a double degree. A good integration with tailored courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. A thesis work connected to interesting industrial challenges. Access to the competence of eight EIT Digital innovation action lines (link) not least through a summer school between the two years. Access to the co-location centres and innovation ecosystems of the nine EIT Digital nodes. What is the programme all about? The programme in Software and Service Architectures is an enhanced version of the previous programme on Service Design and Engineering and aims to educate the next generation of service designers and software architects capable of designing and engineering novel software systems to: (i) Drive digitalization of businesses, (ii) Create new businesses based on software intensive services, (iii) Be responsible for the elicitation and definition of what software products and services IT companies should create in order to be successful; (iv) Be responsible for the processes and methods for the effective development of modern software systems. The SSA programme is an interdisciplinary programme that offers courses to enable graduates to take on the following challenges: What software-based businesses should be developed (user centric needs and business focused opportunities) How should software be developed (modern and agile software engineering methodologies... [-]

Master of Technology in Software Engineering (MTech SE)

Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 semesters January 2018 Singapore Buona Vista area + 1 more

It emphasises the understanding and exploitation of advanced technologies and management disciplines to support innovation. Strong focus is placed on the practical application of innovation techniques and developing the IT professional's capability for innovation, including problem solving and soft skills. [+]

MTech SE is offered jointly by ISS, the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and the School of Computing It is specifically designed to meet the needs of today's busy IT professionals and managers without disrupting their work and career. The curriculum emphasises understanding and exploitation of advanced technologies and management disciplines. It focuses on the practical application of innovative techniques and developing the IT professional's capability for innovation. The degree aims to create graduates who are capable of fulfilling the following roles in the IT industry: - Technically-oriented software project managers capable of successfully delivering projects that meet international quality standards and apply the major contemporary software platforms, technologies and methodologies. - Management-aware software architects capable of architecting and designing systems that exploit the major contemporary software platforms, technologies and methodologies, and capable of leading the development work in a managed quality-oriented environment.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering - 1 year

Mälardalen University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Sweden Eskilstuna

The proliferation and growing influence of software in business and our daily lives have been phenomenal. Software engineering deals with the design and development of high-quality software systems [+]

Master in Software Engineering - 1 year

The proliferation and growing influence of software in business and our daily lives have been phenomenal. Software engineering deals with the design and development of high-quality software systems – and hence is an increasingly important area in computer science. In this programme you will gain advanced knowledge and practical skills in software engineering.

The Programme

During this programme, you will acquire good theoretical knowledge and excellent skills in engineering software-intensive systems, which encompass the ability to cope with the complexity of understanding as well as developing them. You will acquire knowledge of principles for the analysis, design and implementation of large and complex software systems. Students successfully completing this programme will be able to demonstrate understanding of the methodologies and techniques of software management and to apply them to a range of development scenarios. You will be able to transcend global diversity and work in international teams. The industrial track will involve mentoring and thesis projects related to partner industries such as ABB, Ericsson or Volvo.... [-]


Master in Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design (in conjunction with Haulmont)

Samara National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Samara

The master’s degree program Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design is implemented in conjunction with Haulmont – a leading British IT firm, specializing in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information technologies. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. The master’s degree program Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design is implemented in conjunction with Haulmont – a leading British IT firm, specializing in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information technologies. The program’s study plan offers a balanced combination of the mastery of theoretical knowledge and the practical skills involved in the field of the development of corporate information systems, data analysis and software management. Special emphasis is placed on cutting-edge programming and data-analysis technologies, as well as on mastering the methods of organizing and managing projects involving software development. A special course is devoted to Data Mining and Big Data using the capabilities offered by supercomputers. An important element of the program is working with English-language study materials, as is studying business practices in the English-speaking environment typically found at international IT companies. The targeted nature of the program focuses on career opportunities – Haulmont offers the preferential recruitment of program graduates on a competitive basis. The high demand for specialists in the area of corporate IT-system development and data analysis on the international IT market allows program graduates to build an exciting career at leading Russian and foreign IT companies. Brief characterisation of the programme The master’s degree program is implemented in conjunction with Haulmont – a leading British IT firm, specializing in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information technologies. The program is aimed at the... [-]

Master of Engineering in Information Technologies

Latvia University of Agriculture
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Latvia Jelgava

The masters programme "Information Technologies" is offered by the Faculty of Information Technologies, that trains specialists as for practical as scientific work in the field of IT. Up-to-date computer rooms with the latest equipment are used for the studies, that are practice-oriented and in close connection to the needs of industry and labor market. [+]

Nowadays the development of all sectors of economic and scientific activities is closely related to the application of Information Technologies (IT). The programme is oriented towards the following applications of IT in the interdisciplinary trends: computerized production control systems with the aim to educate you for the analysis of production systems and the development and maintaining of control systems by using the specificity of hardware; systems analysis – you will have good theoretical knowledge of software engineering and practical skills to solve the problems related to the designing, maintaining and application of software systems; information technologies in biosystems with the aim to prepare you to be creative and to be able to apply new solutions of information technologies for storing and analyzing biological data. The study programme is completed with the elaboration and defense of the Master thesis. Admission Requirements Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Sciences, Mathematics or Physics; Diploma in Engineering (higher professional education) eligible for studies at the Master study programme in engineering or computer sciences. English requirements: IELTS score 6.0, TOEFL score 547, TOEFL-iBT score 76. Career prospects and further studies IT field and information systems development, functional research, systems analysis and risk assessment. Master's degree entitles graduates to continue studies in a respective doctoral programme in universities in Latvia or abroad. Why Latvia University of Agriculture? WORLDWIDE RECOGNISED DIPLOMA – diploma supplement acknowledged by the European Commission. Graduates can continue studies or work all over the world. ADVANCED FACILITIES – modern laboratory equipment, comfortable dormitories, studies... [-]

Master of Engineering in Software Engineering

University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering
Campus Full time September 2017 USA College Park

Master of Engineering in Software Engineering [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. Admission Requirements: Full admission as a degree seeking student requires the following prerequisites: A bachelor's degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering (computer/electrical), computer science, mathematics, or applied mathematics, or a closely related field from an accredited institution. Courses in mathematics (Calculus I, II) and at least one (1) programming language course are required to be considered for admission. Further admissions requirements. Completed applications are reviewed and considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. [-]