MSc in Software Engineering
With Industrial Placement Option
Full-Time, Part-Time and Distant Learning Modes
From wherever in the world you have come and from whatever backgrounds,
welcome to the School of Computing at De Montfort University. The course management team for
MSc Software Engineering wish you all the best in your studies and would like to thank and
congratulate you for choosing to study with us.
The MSc is committed to excellence in European wide software education and training of engineers
to deliver high quality and trustworthy software systems that meet the European industrial needs.
The programme in Software Engineering is the first in Europe that conforms to the Bologna declaration
which has the UK as one of its signatories.
The MSc will be hard work, rewarding and exciting. Past graduates from our MSc programmes are already
changing the world in which we live, and after completing your studies we hope that you will join
them in changing our futures too.
The School of Computing has particular strengths and interests (professional, scholarly and academic)
in Software Engineering. The programme will be taught by a core group of Software Engineering subject
Graduates from the course will be equipped to integrate formal and conventional methods in the
specification, implementation and testing of dependable, distributed and scalable software systems.
Upon succesful completion candidates may progress to do a PhD
as part of our Integrated Programme.
An excellent feature in this MSc is that it has the option of an
Industrial Placement. You can take an addition of up-to ONE year
in industry to gain industrial experience.
This could be before or after you embark on your summer project.