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Software Development for Business (Hons)

Glasgow Caledonian University

48 months
12250 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Software Development for Business (Hons) at Glasgow Caledonian University has been developed in co-operation with leading UK employers to provide you with the knowledge, skills and understanding to become a professional software developer.


Studying on this Software Development for Business (Hons) at Glasgow Caledonian University you benefit from direct employer engagement in the form of Industry Insight Lectures, project case studies, participation in UK-wide competitions, attendance at employer - student events, work placements and networking opportunities with students from other universities.

You will acquire the right balance of technical, interpersonal, project management and business skills needed as a software developer. In addition you will have many opportunities to showcase your abilities to employers.

Your career

This programme has been designed to prepare you for a career as a software developer; typical job roles include Software Developer, Web Developer, Software Engineer, Programmer, Mobile Applications Developer, Cloud Engineer, System Analyst, Database Developer, Software Tester, IT Consultant or UX Developer.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Fundamentals of Software Engineering

  • Programming

  • Maths for Computing

  • Fundamentals of Network and Cloud Computing

  • Database Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Scottish Higher: Standard entry requirement: BBBC (incl Maths/Computing/Physics) Nat 5: C (English and Maths)
  • Minimum entry requirement*: BBCC (incl Maths/Physics/Computing) Nat 5: C (English and Maths)
  • A level: CCC (incl one from Maths/Computing/Physics) GCSE: C/4 (English and Maths)
  • ILC Higher: H2 H2 H3 H3 (incl one from Maths/Computing/Physics) O2: (English and Maths) if not achieved at Higher level
  • IB Diploma: 26 points (incl Maths or Computer Science)
  • BTEC: MMM Ext Dip in relevant subject GCSE: C/4 (English and Maths)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12250 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • RUK: £9250

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.

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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