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Software Development, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Kristianstad, Sweden
The Bachelor in Software Development from Kristianstad University will give you a chance to explore the structure and design of software systems. You will study computer programming, software engineering, technical English and more. To prepare for future employments some of the courses focus on developing your ability to work in software development teams.
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A broad range of knowledge is required to develop advanced computer software systems. Besides knowledge about programming you need to understand how computer programs are designed, how to handle and develop complex software systems and how to interpret user requirements.

Learning outcomes

This broad education in the field of computer science will give you the tools needed to work with a wide range of tasks connected to the field of information technology. Even if the education is first and foremost tailored for those who are interested in software development you may as well work with project management, sales or service after completing this education.

The Bachelor in Software Development from Kristianstad University is primarily addressed to international students. The studies are full time and consist of lectures, exercises, laboratory experiments and projects.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Fundamental programming
  • Database techniques
  • Object-oriented Programming
  • Introduction to Mathematics for Computer science
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Digital Electronic System Design

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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    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

  • General requirements for university studies in Sweden. 
  • Specific requirements: intermediate level mathematics (equivalent of Swedish course Mathematics 2A or 2B or 2C)
  • Selection: Final school grades/Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    9348 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28033 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Non EU/EEA students: 300,000 SEK
  • EU/EEA Citizens are not required to pay fees

Living costs for Kristianstad

  • 6600 - 10400 SEK/month
    Living Costs

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


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