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B.Eng. On Campus

Software Engineering

Tampere University of Applied Sciences

48 months
9800 EUR/year
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Are you aiming for a career in the international field of software engineering? The Software Engineering program offered by Tampere University of Applied Sciences provides you with working life skills and gives you the confidence to start your own career in the software industry.

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The demand for software specialists is constantly increasing and the ICT professionals play a key role in the digitalised world. The Degree Programme in Software Engineering focuses on the most important technologies and the latest methods of modern software engineering.

Your studies will progress from basics to programming languages, web development, user interfaces, usability and software regulations, and big data systems and analysis. The Software Engineering program offered by Tampere University of Applied Sciences will give you the ability to work as a professional in the international field of software engineering.

Career opportunities

The growing demand of software engineering specialists opens a vast variety of job opportunities. After graduation, you have the competence to work, for example, as Software Engineer, Software Developer, Software Architect, Software Consultant, Data Engineer, Web Application Developer, Web Programmer and Mobile Application Developer.

Programme Structure

Study topics contain for example  

  • Programming Languages (C++, Java, Javascript, etc.)  
  • Web Development (Front end, Back end, APIs, etc.)  
  • User Interfaces, Usability and Software Regulations  
  • Software Architectures and Engineering  
  • Big Data Systems and Analysis  
  • Software Projects  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

An applicant applying with SAT scores must have both of the following SAT test sections with the following minimum points completed:

  • Evidence-Based Reading and Writing minimum 550 points
    • Reading Test
    • Writing and Language Test
  • Mathematics minimum 550 points

International UAS Exam: The entrance examination assesses the applicants’ abilities to study in universities of applied sciences. The entrance examination does not contain any pre-reading materials or pre-tasks.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9800 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9800 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tampere

869 - 1289 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Bachelor level programme

  • 50% Early Bird -scholarship waiver for the first year, if acceptance of offered study place and 50% payment of first year tuition fee is done within 7 days of receiving a Conditional Offer Letter.
  • Academic Award -scholarship waivers of 25% and 50% in the following years based on credits gained and Finnish language skills test results.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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