Masters Program in Software Engineering in Europe

Best Master Programs in Software Engineering in Europe 2018

Software Engineering

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Software engineering is an academic field that teaches students how to develop, create, and maintain computer programs. The work of software engineers can be found in computer programs, cell phones, digital video games, and computer-animated movies.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

Master Degree in Software Engineering in Europe

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Master in Software, Systems and Services Development in Global Environment

University of Oulu
Campus Full time September 2018 Finland Oulu

The Department of Information Processing Science at the University of Oulu organizes a two-year full-time Master’s degree programme in Software, Systems and Services Development in the Global Environment (GS3D). [+]

Master in Software, Systems and Services Development in Global Environment

The Department of Information Processing Science at the University of Oulu organizes a two-year full-time Master’s degree programme in Software, Systems and Services Development in the Global Environment (GS3D).

Graduates from GS3D will have the competence to work as Experts and Managers in global ICT companies.

The programme will provide multidisciplinary knowledge of software, systems and services development in a global context.

Graduates will acquire the skills to understand and to analyze the dynamics of the software business environment. Students can progress with their studies to PhD and participate in GS3D research groups.... [-]


MSc in Software and Data Engineering (MSDE)

USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Campus Full time September 2018 Switzerland Lugano

MSDE is a unique opportunity for students to become highly qualified, software and data engineers able to effectively deal with the increasing complexity of modern software systems and with the gigantic amount of data they generate and manipulate. [+]

Software plays a pivotal role in almost all aspects of our life, including transportation, communication, economy, and healthcare. We put trust in software to accomplish complex and vital tasks for us, such as managing our finances, sharing our family and friends memories, diagnosing diseases, flying airplanes or driving cars. These systems manipulate and generate an unprecedented amount of data. In such a scenario, the software cannot be understood without its data and data becomes valuable only thanks to the software analyzing it. Why enroll in the Master in Software and Data Engineering (MSDE) at USI?

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MSDE is a unique opportunity for students to become highly qualified, software and data engineers able to effectively deal with the increasing complexity of modern software systems and with the gigantic amount of data they generate and manipulate.... [-]


Master in Software and Service Architectures (SSA)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time September 2018 Germany Berlin Netherlands Eindhoven Finland Espoo United Kingdom London France Paris Sweden Stockholm Italy Trento Hungary Budapest Spain Madrid + 16 more

The programme in Software and Service Architectures is an enhanced version of the previous programme on Service Design and Engineering and aims to educate the next generation of service designers and software architects capable of designing and engineering novel software systems to: (i) Drive digitalization of businesses, (ii) Create new businesses based on software intensive services, (iii) Be responsible for the elicitation and definition of what software products and services IT companies should create in order to be successful; (iv) Be responsible for the processes and methods for the effective development of modern software systems. [+]

Formerly known as Service, Design and Engineering SDE)

Why study the EIT Digital Software and Service Architectures programme?

The EIT Digital SSA programme offers:

Innovative and well-grounded education for the next generation of service designers and software architects. Studies at two of Europe´s foremost technical universities leading to a double degree. A good integration with tailored courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. A thesis work connected to interesting industrial challenges. Access to the competence of eight EIT Digital innovation action lines (link) not least through a summer school between the two years. Access to the co-location centres and innovation ecosystems of the nine EIT Digital nodes. What is the programme all about? ... [-]

MSc in Mobile and Web Computing

International Hellenic University (IHU)
Campus Full time Part time 14 - 26  October 2018 Greece Thessaloniki + 1 more

Since its invention in 1989, the World Wide Web has long been the main driver of development and progress, not only in the ICT sector itself but also, and most importantly, in virtually all aspects of human life. Standing on the shoulders [+]

Since its invention in 1989, the World Wide Web has long been the main driver of development and progress, not only in the ICT sector itself but also, and most importantly, in virtually all aspects of human life. Standing on the shoulders of the WWW's success, the introduction of smartphones brought about a new technological revolution, which many had foreseen as a necessary next step. Today, these two technological fields have converged into a common track, where applications and infrastructure are advancing hand-in-hand toward the vision of Ubiquitous Computing and Web 3.0. In our effort to address this trend we introduce the “MSc in Mobile and Web Computing” programme. It has been designed to provide a mixture of state-of-the-art knowledge in relevant computer science, communications, web and mobile technologies, blended with essential business skills. The lecture series by leading academic instructors from Greece and abroad, along with projects and dissertation work, mean that students graduate well equipped and highly competitive at international level.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering - 1 year

Mälardalen University
Campus Full time September 2018 Sweden Eskilstuna

The proliferation and growing influence of software in business and our daily lives have been phenomenal. Software engineering deals with the design and development of high-quality software systems [+]

Master of Software Engineering - 1 year

The proliferation and growing influence of software in business and our daily lives have been phenomenal. Software engineering deals with the design and development of high-quality software systems – and hence is an increasingly important area in computer science. In this programme, you will gain advanced knowledge and practical skills in software engineering.

The Programme

During this programme, you will acquire good theoretical knowledge and excellent skills in engineering software-intensive systems, which encompass the ability to cope with the complexity of understanding as well as developing them. You will acquire knowledge of principles for the analysis, design, and implementation of large and complex software systems. Students successfully completing this programme will be able to demonstrate the understanding of the methodologies and techniques of software management and to apply them to a range of development scenarios. You will be able to transcend global diversity and work in international teams. The industrial track will involve mentoring and thesis projects related to partner industries such as ABB, Ericsson or Volvo.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering

University of Gothenburg Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Campus Full time September 2018 Sweden Gothenburg

The master’s program in Software Engineering is based on one of our strong research profiles and is also run in very close collaboration with industry. The program is coupled to the newly established Software Center, which is a joint initiative by Chalmers and University of Gothenburg together with industry partners. [+]

The master’s program in Software Engineering is based on one of our strong research profiles and is also run in very close collaboration with industry. The program is coupled to the newly established Software Center, which is a joint initiative by Chalmers and University of Gothenburg together with industry partners.

The program focuses on three key roles in software system development: Software Project Manager, Software Architect, and Software Quality Manager. The main perspectives for each of these roles are:

Understanding industrial practices Supporting practices with new methods and tools Innovating practices to improve performance

The master’s education in Software Engineering is targeting students who want to deepen their knowledge about model-driven engineering, software architectures, quality management, project management, and gain practical experience from working in software projects. There is also a potential for deeper studies in programming and design. ... [-]


Master of Engineering (ME) - Software Development and Multimedia

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris

The SDM specialization trains students to become future Digital Leaders, who are able to innovate, suggest new contents, new uses, and new services, based on open source technologies or those of major publishers (Microsoft, Adobe, etc.). [+]

Program objectives

The SDM specialization trains students to become future Digital Leaders, who are able to innovate, suggest new contents, new uses, and new services, based on open source technologies or those of major publishers (Microsoft, Adobe, etc.). In a global context where digital technologies are becoming increasingly strategic, SDM prepares full-stack developers: they gain knowledge in system infrastructure database API and back-end programming, as well as front-end and project management techniques. At the end, students gain knowledge in Back-End, Front-End, Data Basis, mobile applications and video game development. They show technological diligence, strong listening skills and are able to manage the human factor linked to new uses.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering and Information Systems

Universidade Lusófona do Porto
Campus Full time October 2018 Portugal Porto

This degree curriculum is aimed at training professionals characterized by an enormous versatility skill for Information Technologies market. It is intended that students develop their critical capacity of analysis in the fields of Software Engineering and Information Systems, with a great focus on current research and practical application of their knowledge. [+]

Objectives

The course of study presented aims to prepare students with profiles characterized by an enormous versatility in the Information Technology markets.The curriculum provides students with two areas of specific training specialization. These two specializations serve the interests of candidates at the Software Engineering (managers dedicated to developing computer applications and multimedia) and Information Systems (dedicated to managers of information systems departments and consultants). During the course, students are constantly challenged to work with realpractice scenarios in order to cope with different professional profiles.

This cycle is designed to develop scientific students skills, exploring the discovery of new concepts and models, and challenging them for the creation of scientific work.... [-]


MPhil in Informatics – Specialization in Software Engineering

Oporto Global University - Universidade Portucalense
Campus Full time October 2018 Portugal Porto

Learning objectives of the MPhil in Informatics, are the understanding of technology, its application, the development of critical thinking and scientific and technical communication. This course offers two specializations, Information Systems (I.S.) and Software Engineering (S.E.), where it is assumed that both develop a common knowledge base, particularly in modeling techniques, emerging technologies, project management and technological innovation; considering that these areas of expertise are the key to the two areas. However, specializations give different skills within the information technology field; S.I. students will be able to enhance the business through the use of technology and drive and lead S.I. of intervention activities using best practices; turn the E.S. students will be able to plan, manage and conduct development activities of highly complex software systems and to use emerging technology. [+]

Learning objectives of the MPhil in Informatics, are the understanding of technology, its application, the development of critical thinking and scientific and technical communication. This course offers two specializations, Information Systems (I.S.) and Software Engineering (S.E.), where it is assumed that both develop a common knowledge base, particularly in modeling techniques, emerging technologies, project management and technological innovation; considering that these areas of expertise are the key to the two areas. However, specializations give different skills within the information technology field; S.I. students will be able to enhance the business through the use of technology and drive and lead S.I. of intervention activities using best practices; turn the E.S. students will be able to plan, manage and conduct development activities of highly complex software systems and to use emerging technology.... [-]


Master in Data Science and Engineering

EURECOM
Campus Full time October 2018 France Biot

The "Big Data" phenomenon is rooted in the field of data science and engineering, which aims at developing both computer and mathematical tools for data storage and processing. An increasing volume of data is daily produced by modern-day industrial processes (in fields such as energy, intelligent transport systems, aviation industry and many others...), and fuelled by the rise of multimedia tools and the Internet of Things in our daily life. [+]

Description

The "Big Data" phenomenon is rooted in the field of data science and engineering, which aims at developing both computer and mathematical tools for data storage and processing. An increasing volume of data is daily produced by modern-day industrial processes (in fields such as energy, intelligent transport systems, aviation industry and many others...), and fuelled by the rise of multimedia tools and the Internet of Things in our daily life.

Objectives Combining computer and statistical sciences to develop cutting-edge and fundamental tools to efficiently address applied issues related to data processing. Learn how to develop methods, algorithms, and software able to extract value out of huge masses of heterogonous data with several dimensions. Provide a cohesive blend of technical classes in data mining, software engineering, distributed systems coupled with fundamentals of Business, Innovation and Project Management to develop profiles which are highly valued by corporate recruiters. Admission Requirements ... [-]

Master in Software Engineering of Distributed Systems

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Emerging computer networks and communication technology provide a new technological foundation for designing software systems. The systems become distributed, reconfigurable and adaptive, and their components employ a high degree of autonomy. This is an exciting and rapidly evolving field in which there is a continuous demand for qualified software engineers on the world labour market. [+]

Emerging computer networks and communication technology provide a new technological foundation for designing software systems. The systems become distributed, reconfigurable and adaptive, and their components employ a high degree of autonomy. This is an exciting and rapidly evolving field in which there is a continuous demand for qualified software engineers on the world labour market.

Software Engineering of Distributed Systems at KTH

The set of devices in which distributed software applications may operate ranges from workstations to PDAs. New technological developments create considerable demand from industry and for engineers who are able to design software systems utilising these developments. This master’s programme is intended to be an educational response to such industrial demands. It provides students with state-of-the-art knowledge of the field and develops their practical skills in order to meet current industrial requirements, as well as enhancing their ability to adapt to the new developments in tomorrow’s technology.... [-]


Master in Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design (in conjunction with Haulmont)

Samara National Research University
Campus Full time September 2018 Russia Samara

The master’s degree program Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design is implemented in conjunction with Haulmont – a leading British IT firm, specializing in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information technologies. [+]

The master’s degree program Enterprise Application Development and Architectural Design is implemented in conjunction with Haulmont – a leading British IT firm, specializing in the professional production of custom software, as well as consulting in the area of information technologies.

The program’s study plan offers a balanced combination of the mastery of theoretical knowledge and the practical skills involved in the field of the development of corporate information systems, data analysis, and software management.

Special emphasis is placed on cutting-edge programming and data-analysis technologies, as well as on mastering the methods of organizing and managing projects involving software development. A special course is devoted to Data Mining and Big Data using the capabilities offered by supercomputers.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering

Politehnica University Timisoara
Campus Full time September 2018 Romania Timisoara

The Master Course in Software Engineering is a two year full-time English taught study program, which focuses on imparting both the knowledge and the practical skills required for a productive long-term career. [+]

General information Requirements: Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent); foundations of Computer and Software Engineering Duration: 2 years (4 semesters) Teaching language: English Form of studies: Full time Software Engineering

Software has become a vital component of the infrastructure supporting our everyday life. Software systems are increasingly complex, and thus more difficult to build, yet they are subjects to increasingly strict standards of reliability, safety and security. At the same time, market pressure is increasing, development needs to be agile, and software must be built to evolve. All of this, coupled with the need for leading-edge applications make today’s software development an exciting technical challenge. Solid engineering principles are indispensable to delivering quality projects on time.... [-]


Master in Mathematical Software of Information Security

Belarusian State University
Campus Full time 1 - 2  August 2018 Belarus Minsk

In accordance with the Republic of Belarus educational legal system citizens of Russian Federation, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan have a right to get Master degree in BSU on the following conditions: studying for free or paying a tuition fee as the Belarusian citizens do; on the conditions foreseen for foreign citizens temporarily staying or residing in the Republic of Belarus (hereinafter – “foreign citizens”) – based on the results of final assessment after obtaining educational program for people going to apply for higher education and an interview establishing their level of Russian in the amount enough for studying for Master’s degree. [+]

THE PROCEDURE OF APPLYING FOR MASTER'S DEGREE PROGRAM ON THE TERMS OF “FOREIGN CITIZENS"

In accordance with the Republic of Belarus educational legal system citizens of Russian Federation, the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan have a right to get Master degree in BSU on the following conditions:

studying for free or paying a tuition fee as the Belarusian citizens do; on the conditions foreseen for foreign citizens temporarily staying or residing in the Republic of Belarus (hereinafter – “foreign citizens”) – based on the results of final assessment after obtaining educational program for people going to apply for higher education and an interview establishing their level of Russian in the amount enough for studying for Master’s degree. ... [-]

Master in Software Engineering

Algebra University College
Campus Full time October 2018 Croatia Zagreb

Software engineering sub-specialization is one of the three sub-specializations of the professional graduate study program in applied computer engineering. Through its compulsory courses, the study program covers the field of e-business and offers acquisition of basic competences at graduate level, while through elective courses of the sub-specialization, students are able to specialize within the field of software engineering by obtaining more knowledge about the following areas: internet programming, development of applications for mobile devices, advanced programming techniques, data warehouses and business intelligence. [+]

Software engineering sub-specialization is one of the three sub-specializations of the professional graduate study program in applied computer engineering. Through its compulsory courses, the study program covers the field of e-business and offers acquisition of basic competences at graduate level, while through elective courses of the sub-specialization, students are able to specialize within the field of software engineering by obtaining more knowledge about the following areas: internet programming, development of applications for mobile devices, advanced programming techniques, data warehouses and business intelligence.

From the perspective of students, the study program is comprised of 18 courses, of which 8 compulsory and 10 elective courses, that are largely predetermined by the choice of a particular sub-specialization. Elective courses related to this sub-specialization belong to two groups with one course of the first group being taught in each of the first three semesters, while two courses of the second group are taught in the first two semesters and three courses in the third semester. Elective courses are determined by the particular sub-specialization and students are typically offered to acquire necessary knowledge and skills for specialization in a particular narrow area through groups of three logically continued courses (from the first to the third semester).... [-]