48 months
30300 AUD/year
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Explore the design and construction of software systems alongside the latest business information systems when you choose the Bachelor of Software Engineering - Bachelor of Business Informatics from University of Canberra. 

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You’ll get to pursue your interests while completing an industry-accredited qualification. Recognised by the Australian Computer Society, this cutting-edge course offers the ability to choose subjects from a range of specialty areas, such as computer security, network computing, games development, cloud computing, digital  skills, data science and intelligence systems. 

Helping you to become an exceptional software engineer will be work placement opportunities with UC’s industry partners, and the final year research project that will see you produce and implement a real-world engineering solution for a real business. 

Study a Bachelor of Software Engineering - Bachelor of Business Informatics from University of Canberra and you will:

  • understand the methodology of software systems engineering using analysis and specification methods such as UML, XML, structured and soft systems methodologies
  • learn to design and build systems and software using specialist engineering tools
  • work within modern development environments that include Windows, Linux, mobile and cloud computing
  • gain knowledge in business processes and associated work practices, requirements and information needs
  • acquire theoretical knowledge to reflect critically on professional practice in the areas of business analysis, change management and implementation, project management and business strategy, and the planning of information systems
  • analyse and evaluate complex problems in a range of different information systems situations
  • acquire a range of software engineering and business informatics research frameworks and skills.

Career opportunities

  • ICT consultant
  • data scientist
  • cyber security specialist/forensics
  • system architect/technical architect
  • user interface designer
  • artificial intelligence/machine learning engineer
  • web/mobile app developer
  • software engineer
  • games developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Database Design
  • Professional Practice in IT 
  • Information & Communication Technology Project
  • Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Systems Analysis and Modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

  • Year 12 ATAR
  • other Australian Qualification
  • work experience
  • overseas qualification
  • Basic knowledge and skills in ICT (Information and Communication Technology)
  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills
CRICOS Code: 056138G 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30300 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30300 AUD per year during 48 months.

Domestic: Commonwealth Support Place (CSP)

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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