The BSc in Software Engineering, is designed for learners who want to become software engineers. The programme introduces a large array of software development skills which are required to compete in an ever expanding software workforce.
The BSc in Software Engineering is ideal for Grade 12 or equivalent high school graduates aged 18 years and above who want an education that helps prepare them for various jobs and careers in the Information Technology industry.
The programme is designed in line with international quality standards. It aims to graduate quality software engineers who are equipped with strong theoretical knowledge and practical skills that help them obtain initial positions in their chosen fields; support continued education at the graduate level; and provide a solid foundation for life-long professional growth.
The BSc in Software Engineering programme is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs.
Software engineers design and develop software that is involved in almost every facet of today's modern society, including computer gaming, business applications, military applications, telecommunication systems, operating systems, and network control systems.
Computer software engineers apply the principles of computer science and mathematical analysis to the design, development, testing, and evaluation of the software and systems that make computer work. Software engineers can be involved in the design and development of many types of software.
This programme provides an introduction to a wide range of mathematical techniques. A central theme is the development of capacity for solving practical problems.
Full-time, credit-hour system, and semester-based.
A typical four-year study plan
|Year 1||1st Semester||English I|
|Introduction to IT|
|Introduction to Math|
|Programming Fundamentals I/td>|
|2nd Semester||Islamic Culture|
|Cross Culture Studies|
|Programming Fundamentals II|
|Fundamentals of Database Systems|
|Year 2||3rd Semester||Innovation and Entrepreneurship|
|Object – Oriented Programming|
|Advanced Database Systems|
|Advanced Communication Studies|
|4th Semester||Critical Thinking|
|Data Structures and Algorithms|
|Introduction to Software Engineering|
|Web Development Technologies|
|Year 3||5th Semester||Statistics and Empirical Methods|
|Advanced Programming Techniques|
|Software Requirements and Analysis|
|6th Semester||Computer Communications and Networks|
|Software Engineering Approach to Human Computer Interaction|
|Software Quality Assurance and Testing|
|Year 4||7th Semester||Eng Economy|
|Software Project Management|
|Graduation Project I|
|8th Semester||Eng Management|
|Software Design and Architecture|
|Graduation Project II|
|Data Mining and Warehousing|
The above programme of study is for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change.
Original certificate for either Emsat (1100); or TOEFL Paper Based (500); or TOEFL CBT (173); or TOEFL IBT (61); or IELTS (5) or PTE Academic (36).
|Application Fee*||Registration Fee*||Tuition Fees (AED)|
|N/A||2,625||76,780 per year|
*Tuition Fees inclusive of VAT 5%
For information on how to apply for a course at Emirates Aviation University, see our Admissions Guide