B.Sc. On Campus

Software Engineering

Saxion University of Applied Sciences

48 months
7800 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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IT is everywhere! Ordering tickets for a concert, applying for a student loan, calling your friend who is away on a study trip – this and more can all be done online nowadays. IT specialists play a key role in keeping such day-to-day activities running smoothly. The Software Engineering programme at Saxion University of Applied Sciences is an excellent preparation for a dynamic career. 


Key facts

Within the four year programme of Software Engineering you will learn to design and develop software: from idea to realization.  You will learn the craftmanship of software development. Learn how to design robust, maintainable software.  Learn all about subjects such as: object-orientation, algorithms & data structures, designing and developing methods for software, web applications, mobile applications, server-side software, search engines, system architecture, networks, databases, security etc. You can specialize in different subjects such as Big Data Technologies, Advanced Mobile and Hybrid Development or the Internet of Things.

Career prospects 

Once you have graduated from the Software Engineering programme at Saxion University of Applied Sciences, you may carry the title Bachelor of Science. Here a few examples of Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering jobs:

  • Front-end developer
  • Back-end developer
  • Data Scientist / Artificial intelligence engineer / Big data Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Systems Architect
  • Internet of things engineer
  • Mobile application engineer

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Web Technology

  • Complex Datastructures 
  • System design
  • Parallel Computing 
  • Devops
  • Native mobile apps (optional, track Web Development)
  • System Programming (optional, track Data Engineering)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The student must demonstrate that they have the ability, motivation and determination to successfully complete the course;
  • The student must be admissible to Higher Education through a diploma of secondary education/high school diploma with good results such as for Dutch students VWO, HAVO or MBO and for foreign students diplomas which are equivalent to e.g. the German Abitur (algemeine Hochschulreife), the French Baccalaureate or the American High School (top stream or plus 1 year's college);
  • The student must have sufficient English language skills for the specific course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7800 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Deventer

780 - 1160 EUR /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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