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Software Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
North Manchester, IN, United States
In the computer-dependent world of the 21st century, Software Engineering – the art and science of building efficient, resilient software systems – at Manchester University is a vital and indispensable science.
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It’s an applied discipline with many applications, calling for skills in problem solving, requirements engineering, software architecture/design, software quality and construction and testing of software systems.

Careers for a Software Engineering Major

  • Artificial Intelligence Programmer
  • Computer Consultant
  • Computer Engineer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Data Control Administrator
  • Database Analyst
  • Graphics Programmer
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Internet Developer
  • Mobile Application Developer
  • Robotics Engineer
  • Software Designer
  • Video Game Designer

Program Highlights

  • Learn programming languages including Java, C++ and Visual Basic
  • Courses include Technical Writing, Software Architecture and Design, and Cloud Computing
  • Your internship in Software Engineering lets you build and test real-world software solutions while enriching your personal portfolio
  • New minors in Data Science and Systems Analysis allow MU Software Engineering majors to hone their skills in these specific areas and differentiate themselves in the career marketplace.

Why Manchester?

At Manchester University, Software Engineering will take you beyond just programming. You’ll research, design and test software under the guidance of an exemplary faculty dedicated to preparing you for any number of exciting and lucrative career opportunities.

As a Manchester graduate, you’ll have a clearly defined technical skill set that will best enable you to take advantage of those opportunities. A Manchester software engineering degree means you’ll have a distinct advantage in a highly competitive and expanding job market. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Programming
  • Foundations of Computer Science
  • Database Programming
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Software Engineering Methodologies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • An official TOEFL, IELTS, or SAT I score
    • Official or certified copies of national exams
    We need copies of all national exams as proof of completion of secondary school. This includes national exams or “O” level exams, and “A” level exams.
    • Evidence of financial support
    • Letter of Recommendation
    A letter of recommendation from an employer or teacher or the reference form from the Common Application may be used.  This must be in English.
    • Certified copies of marks, grades, transcripts
    Secondary transcripts of grades, marks or final exam results must be certified as true copies of the original. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32366 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32366 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32366 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32366 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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