Design and develop complex systems, including those used in phones, vehicles, financial systems and secure web and medical applications. Why Software Engineering at Strathclyde? Gain the skills to become a professional developer of high-quality software, focusing on large-scale software systems. Combine theory and practice to maximise your career options. Develop understanding of software, hardware, communication technologies and strong design and team-working skills. 12-month paid industrial placement in the UK or abroad. Accredited by the British Computer Society. Your Career Recent graduates are employed by leading companies within the computing or financial sectors, while others act as computing specialists within sectors such as medicine, communications, government, defence, academia or the entertainment industry. Many are offered a role within the company where they undertook their placement year. Recent graduate job roles include: Software developer Software engineer Technical consultant Information systems analyst Data analyst
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - ABB||Maths B, Computer Science recommended.|
|Scottish Higher||AAAB - AABBB||Maths B, Computing Science recommended. Advanced Highers accepted in addition to Highers in the same subject and with Advanced Higher at B/C treated as if A/B when meeting our Higher grade pattern.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||34 points||Maths HL5, Computer Science recommended|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H2, H2, H3, H3, H3||Must include Maths|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||A in Graded Unit of HNC Computing, along with Maths Higher at B. (Summer School Maths may be offered in place of Higher Maths if a Maths module within HNC or Maths Higher at below B.)|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
University of Strathclyde
16 Richmond Street
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
Computer and Information Sciences - UG
0141 548 3189