36 months
18300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


Software engineering is essential to the smooth running of modern life. The apps and digital tools we use everyday, driverless cars and passenger planes all require safe, usable, reliable, robust software to make them work. The Computer Science (Software Engineering) programme is offered at The University of Hull.

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All our Computer Science undergraduate courses offer a guaranteed, paid year in industry, between the second and third year, as a recognised part of your degree, giving you the chance to test your skills out in the real world.

This Computer Science (Software Engineering) programme at The University of Hull  specialises in formal and user-centred techniques that you’ll need to design, develop and deploy software that delivers value to users and controls the world around us. You'll gain a strong working knowledge of computer science and the theories that underpin the discipline.

You'll develop the skills to write code, create and manage software projects using the latest agile development methods, and you’ll learn about test-driven development and DevOps.

There's also the opportunity to specialise in the areas that interest you most – ending with a major individual software project. Previous topics have included, a run planner and diary, a wind farm simulation, modelling a self driving car and an app to find and join in with live, location-based events.

This degree is accredited to the maximum level available by the British Computer Society. The skills, experience and technical expertise you’ll gain at Hull will put you in high demand when it’s time to enter the job market in this fast-moving industry.

Your future prospects

  • Software developer
  • Mobile app developer
  • Software engineer
  • Video games developer
  • IT security specialist
  • Web developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Thinking
  • Algorithms and Data Structures 
  • Design, Develop, Deploy
  • Databases and Networks
  • User Interfaces and Experience 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A level grades - BCC - BBC 
  • BTEC grades - DMM
  • This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18300 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Hull

729 - 1384 GBP /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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