University of Southampton

=126 th
World University Rankings 2018
University Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

Software Engineering

Engineering high quality, secure and reliable software systems has never been so challenging. Our distinctive MEng Software Engineering degree builds upon the BEng Software Engineering and will enable you to adapt software engineering to new technologies and challenges to create the next generation of software systems. Key areas of study include programming, software design, analysis, quality assurance and project management, giving you skills that are highly regarded by leading employers. Key areas of specialist study include critical systems, web development, advanced databases and scripting languages. Southampton has been ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK for over 10 years (Guardian University Guide) and is number one in the UK for graduate prospects in Computer Science (Complete University Guide, 2017). 100 per cent of our employed graduates are in professional/managerial positions six months after graduating (Unistats, 2016) and 100 per cent of our computer science and IT research has been rated world leading or internationally excellent for its impact on society (REF, 2014). Our outstanding facilities and renowned teaching staff prepare our students to work in a wide variety of areas and fields. Our graduates are in high demand; we have strong relationships with employers and our own Careers Hub website. We also run an annual careers fair and have a dedicated startup incubator, Future Worlds, to support student enterprise. All Computer Science and Software Engineering programmes are accredited by the British Computer Society and by the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

  • Qualification
    Master of Engineering (with Honours) - MEng (Hon)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site - Highfield Campus,Southampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • International Year 1 £20,320
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250