36 months
17550 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The skills, experience and technical expertise you’ll gain in the Computer Science (Software Engineering) programme at The University of Hull will put you in high demand when it’s time to enter the job market in this fast-evolving industry.

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Throughout your Computer Science (Software Engineering) degree at The University of Hull , you’re expected to study for 1,200 hours per year. That’s based on 200 hours per 20 credit module. 

And it includes scheduled hours, time spent on placement and independent study. How this time’s divided among each of these varies each year and depends on the course and modules you study.

Six reasons to study Computer Science (Software Engineering) at Hull

  • Access to industry-standard facilities like HIVE† and our refurbished Superlab
  • Accredited by the British Computer Society
  • 96% graduate employability rating
  • Links to top names like Microsoft and Sony
  • Our research was ranked joint fifth in the UK
  • New robotics lab with humanoid Baxter robots

Your future prospects

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


Accredited by the British Computer Society (the Chartered Institute for IT) to meet the requirements for full Chartered IT Professional and partial Chartered Engineer status. The MEng programme meets all the requirements for both.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Thinking
  • Systems Analysis, Design, and Process
  • Software Engineering 
  • Database Technique

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

  • At Hull, you’re a name not a number. During Clearing, we look at all of your qualifications and experience, not just your academic grades. We may be able to offer you a place whatever your situation.
  • Some courses still do have requirements such as previous study in your subject area, or specific GCSE grades. Others have additional requirements such as an interview or a satisfactory DBS check.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17550 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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