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Computer Systems (Hons)

Heriot-Watt University Dubai

48 months
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15484 EUR/year
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About

The Computer Systems (Hons) degree at Heriot-Watt University Dubai is oriented to constructing robust and useable computing systems. It aim to teach people not only how to deploy cutting edge tools and techniques, but also help them to develop other professional skills that will enable them to communicate clearly, work independently and cooperate effectively.

Overview

In industry, commerce and the public sector, where business transactions are underpinned by technology, workplaces need individuals who can create and exploit practical and effective systems. Graduates of the Computer Systems (Hons) degree at Heriot-Watt University Dubai will move into these sectors armed with a blend of interpersonal and technical skills that will meet current needs and the needs of the organisations of the future.

Why study Computer Systems (Hons) degree at Heriot-Watt University Dubai?

  • Unlike other universities, ours offers a technical programme that equips students with the right skills for programming and web development.
  • We carry out extensive research in computer science subjects, which feeds into our teaching programmes, keeping them relevant and up to date.
  • A large percentage of our graduates get good jobs following graduation.
  • We have transfer options to our Edinburgh Campus, allowing students to complete their studies in the UK.
  • Students who wish to remain in Dubai after graduation can extend their studies by entering one of our postgraduate diploma programmes leading to a Master’s award.

Career

Prospects in industry, commerce and the public sector are excellent. The growth in network services on computers in the office and home, and on mobile handheld devices, has increased the demand for experts who can design, implement and manage systems combining rich computational, communication and multimedia facilities for non-specialist users.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interaction Design 
  • Praxis 
  • Software Development 
  • Computer Systems
  • Web Design and Databases 
  • User-Centred Experimental Design 
  • Programming Languages 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCE A-Level CCC (or AABB at AS-Level)
  • CBSE 65%.
  • American High School Diploma + SAT 1s - 1000
  • Tawjihiyya 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 24 points.
  • BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma MMM
  • Foundation year Successful completion of Heriot-Watt University Degree Entry Programme (Engineering) with a BBBB.
  • FBISE grade 12 or equivalent – 70%
  • Curriculum Russian/Kazakhstan (Attestat) with minimum grade of 5 + IELTS 6.0
  • EmSAT minimum 1400 English, 1300 Maths, 1100 Physics, 1100 Chemistry
  • Compulsory subject to include English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15484 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15484 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15484 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15484 EUR per year during 48 months.

AED 65100 per year

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

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Funding

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