Masters Programs in Software Engineering

Compare 67 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 Computer Science

Harbour.Space
Campus Full time 2 years Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The Master Degree Program in Computer Science is designed for those who desire to deepen their comprehension of all aspects of the computer sciences. Applicants could be graduates from other degrees with a strong mathematical core, or those continuing their academic pursuit after achieving a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. This program is taught in ENGLISH. The Master Degree Program in Computer Science is designed for those who desire to deepen their comprehension of all aspects of the computer sciences. Applicants could be graduates from other degrees with a strong mathematical core, or those continuing their academic pursuit after achieving a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. PROGRAM STRUCTURE Year 1 Students who begin the Master in Computer Science Degree already have a good foundation in programming and mathematics including data structures and algorithms, statistics and machine learning. During the first year their knowledge of mathematics, programming and data analysis will be significantly extended. The program also offers opportunity to learn the key soft skills for the professional world including technical project management, writing and presenting.First year students are expected to attend many of the talks and workshops offered by the university and being work on the capstone project. Modules Combinatorics and Graphs R Object-Oriented Programming (C++) Robotics Data Structures and Algorithms Leadership and Group Dynamics Functional Programming Technical Writing and Presenting Theory of Probability and Statistics Сomplexity Theory Practical Unix Technical Project Management Introduction to Interaction Design Bioinformatics Advanced Databases Statistical Data Analysis Networks Java Programming Master's Machine Learning Capstone Project-1 Python Seminars & Workshops-1 2 Year During the second year of the program students will primarily focus on learning key applications of the computer science as well as advanced methods in programming. A significant part of the year will be allocated to the completion... [-]

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... [-]

Master of Science in Computer Science

DigiPen Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years September 2017 USA Redmond + 1 more

The Master of Science in Computer Science allows students to further their understanding of computer science while focusing on its applications in video game and simulation software development [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. The Master of Science in Computer Science allows students to further their understanding of computer science while focusing on its applications in video game and simulation software development. Geared toward professional software engineers and candidates with a B.S. in Computer Science or a related field, this program provides the knowledge and skills to produce cutting-edge software technology in a demanding professional environment. Students have the option of enrolling in this program full time for two years or enrolling part time and spreading their course load over four years. Full-Time and Part-Time Options Students have the option of enrolling in this program full-time for two years, or enrolling part-time and spreading their course load over four years. Admissions Information The ideal candidate for the Master of Science in Computer Science program will have either a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or a related field, or a more general degree and a strong background in professional game development. Topics Covered The curriculum of the Master of Science in Computer Science program covers the following subjects, depending on the student’s interests and chosen degree completion track: - Mathematics and physics, including implicit curves and surfaces, theory and applications of quaternions, computational geometry, fuzzy logic and sets, number theory, and cryptography. - Advanced computer science, including advanced animation and modeling algorithms, advanced rendering techniques, artificial intelligence, game engine design, physically-based modeling algorithms, and ray tracing. - Game creation, including advanced game design, documentation, project management, marketing, networking, streaming media... [-]

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. [-]

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 in Computer Science

Cornell Tech
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 USA Chelsea

The technology field is increasingly fast-paced and entrepreneurial, and the most successful developers and programers are the ones who understand how technology turns into product. Our CS masters degree will give you that understanding. [+]

Master in Computer Science Technology exists to meet human needs and solve human problems. And today's technology-driven start-ups need engineers and computer scientists who also understand the business side of bringing innovative solutions to market. Cornell Tech's Master in Computer Science will give students the technical skills needed to develop cutting edge solutions while exposing them to entrepreneurship and product management. Learn Through Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration No matter where you apply your computer science and engineering skills, you'll most likely be working in collaboration with product and project managers, sales and marketing executives, even lawyers. Your success will depend on your ability to speak their language, to see how your technological expertise fits into the greater whole of the company, and to draw inspiration from every part of the business. In Cornell Tech's Master in Computer Science program, you'll not only get a rock solid technical education, you'll learn side-by-side with business and law students as well as other technology students. You'll work together in teams to develop your own business in the Startup Studio and develop innovative solutions for real business clients as part of your Company Challenge in Product Studio. In the process, you'll develop the kind of business savvy and communication skills—as well as peerless technical know-how—that have made previous graduates prime recruiting targets of companies like Google, Facebook, and numerous startups. Who Should Apply? You should apply to Cornell Tech's Master in Computer Science if you have an academic background in computer science or a related technical... [-]

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's Degree In Mobile Computing

Universidad Pontificia De Salamanca
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 Spain Salamanca

One of the most demanded professional profiles today by companies in the ICT sector is the Mobile Software Engineer. The demand for skilled professionals in this field is constantly growing both in Spain and internationally. [+]

Program Description One of the currently most in demand by companies in the ICT sector is the professional profiles Mobile Software Engineer. The demand for skilled professionals in this field is constantly growing both in Spain and internationally. The Master in Mobile Computing -Master MIMO-master is the official reference in the field of apps for mobile devices (phones, tablets and wearables). Students specialize in three major platforms: iOS, Android and Windows Phone. They will also be experts in implementing RESTful services and their deployment in major Cloud providers as well as design solutions using HTML5 platform. Since our students are highly recognized and valued by companies, 100% is the master work once completed. The Master provides real professional experience among its teachers with the best professionals in companies and also perform practices remunerated: Altran, atSistemas, Bq, CGB, Cognizant, Flag Soliutions, Indra Sistemas, Insa, Intelygenz, Liferay, MediaNet Software, Minube , PlanetMedia, Quadram, TalentoMobile, Tecnocom, Tuenti, Unisys, Urban Data Analytics, Wayook, Wembley Studios and others. If the student is working, you can apply for recognition of these credits. GOALS Train professionals with experience in the design and implementation of mobile applications for different platforms (iOS, Android, and Windows Phone) and device types (smartphones and tablets) Acquire knowledge on the latest technologies for the development of Cloud services Developing cross-platform applications based on HTML5 Gain real experience in business developing mobile applications Professional profiles Android software engineer iOS software engineer Windows Phone software engineer Backend developer frontend developer Mobile Team leader Development consultant... [-]

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. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. 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... [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Science (mcc)

Tecnológico de Monterrey
Campus Full time 3 semesters July 2017 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... [-]

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. [-]

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 in Information Systems Management (in conjunction with NetCracker)

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

The program is implemented in conjunction with Netcracker Technology – a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, which specializes in the creation, implementation and technical support for software designed for leading telecoms, major enterprises and public institutions. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. The program is implemented in conjunction with Netcracker Technology – a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, which specializes in the creation, implementation and technical support for software designed for leading telecoms, major enterprises and public institutions. 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 – NetCracker offers the preferential recruitment of program graduates on a competitive basis. The high demand for specialists in the area of IT-system development and data analysis on the international IT market allows program graduates to build an exciting career at leading Russian and international IT companies, participating in projects all around the globe. Brief characterisation of the programme The master’s degree program is implemented in conjunction with Netcracker Technology – a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, which specializes in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information and telecommunications technologies. The program is aimed at the training of highly-qualified specialists in the field of the development of information and telecommunications systems and software quality management. Particular attention is paid within the scope of the program... [-]

Master Program in Software Engineering (SE)

National Central University
Campus Full time September 2017 Taiwan Taoyuan

Founded in 1981, the Department of Computer Science and information Engineering at National Central University initially offered a graduate degree only. After offering doctoral degree in 1988 and the undergraduate degree in 1992, the department quickly evolves and sets up a complete curriculum for computer science education and research. [+]

Founded in 1981, the Department of Computer Science and information Engineering at National Central University initially offered a graduate degree only. After offering doctoral degree in 1988 and the undergraduate degree in 1992, the department quickly evolves and sets up a complete curriculum for computer science education and research. The department admits around 100 undergraduates, 100 students to the master program, 30 students to the part-time master program, and 25 students to the doctoral program each year. Our department has one of the most stringent academic programs in Taiwan. 
While placing emphasis on the core knowledge enabling students to apply their skills to many computer science and engineering disciplines, our program requires students participating in practical projects and provides numerous hands-on opportunities in collaborations with industry and government labs. We offer cross-disciplinary research opportunities that encourage innovation and collaboration across multiple disciplines, helping students become well-prepared engineers and researchers. Fundamental Courses & Professional Courses Network Performance Analysis: Queuing Theory Techniques and Algorithms for WWW (Information Systems) Wireless Multimedia System Advanced Data Structures Artificial Intelligence Advanced Algorithms for Distributed Computing Interactive Computer Graphics in Game Designs Information Retrieval and Extraction Intelligent Surveillance Machine Learning Computational Geometry Interactive Technologies for Rehabilitation Requirements for Graduation Required credits : 24 credits Duration of Study : 1~4 years Other requirements : Seminars for 2 semesters. Special Topics in Computer Science for 4 semesters Research Facilities & Lab Artificial Intelligence and Pattern Recognition Lab Computational Intelligence and Human Computer Interaction Lab Distributed System Lab Image Processing... [-]

MPhil in Computer Science and Engineering

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

The MPhil program seeks to strengthen students' knowledge in computer science and expose them to issues involved in the development, scientific, educational and commercial applications of computer systems. Students are required to undertake coursework and successfully complete a thesis to demonstrate competence in research. [+]

Masters in Software Engineering. Make your input really count as a postgraduate student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Traditional computer science research covers the hardware and software of computer systems and their applications. Computer science programs at HKUST emphasize an integrated approach to the study of computers and computing methods to collect, process, analyze and transmit information to support relevant and useful applications in modern life. Computer science is still a young field. The world is only just beginning to realize the potential of information technology. The Department and its programs prepare students to meet the exciting challenges that await and to generate new advances in computing that will fuel future progress. The MPhil program seeks to strengthen students' knowledge in computer science and expose them to issues involved in the development, scientific, educational and commercial applications of computer systems. Students are required to undertake coursework and successfully complete a thesis to demonstrate competence in research. Research Foci The Department's research involves many different areas: Artificial Intelligence Machine learning, data mining and pattern recognition, knowledge representation and reasoning, robotics and sensor-based activity recognition, multi-agent and game theory, and speech and language processing. Data, Knowledge and Information Management Large-scale data management, modeling and distribution encompassing web query processing, information retrieval and web search, data mining, enterprise systems, high-performance data management systems on modern computers, and database support for science applications. Human-Computer Interaction Augmented reality, multi-touch interaction, crowdsourcing, multimodal communication, affective computer, visual analytics of big data, intelligent interface... [-]