The Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons) is offered by the Department of Computing CCI. The programme focuses on the practical and theoretical dimensions of computer science, and prepares students to become software engineers who can plan, design, construct and maintain the software in various environment including stand-alone, web-based system, mobile application, cloud environment, and other platforms. This programme is designed to produce graduates who are in-demand by the industry due to their ability to produce quality software through the use of excellent principles and technique’s of analysis, design, development and testing. This makes UNITEN software engineering graduates are highly paid and sought after on the labour market.
This programme has strong professional bodies support to align with the needs of the fourth industrial revolution (IR 4.0). The collaboration between universities and the industry is increasingly perceived as a way to enhance innovation through knowledge exchange therefore, this programme also provides opportunity for students to work with our industry partners for their final year projects.
The Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons) programme is value-added with the latest industry requirements where by syllabus of Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE) by International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB) and Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) by International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) are embedded within two courses; Requirements Engineering and Software Testing.
In addition to this, the programme is also designed to enable graduates to pursue higher qualifications in software engineering such as professional certifications as well as Master of Software Engineering or Master of Information Technology and Doctor of Philosophy from UNITEN as well as from other reputable institutions of higher learning.
120 credit hours of subjects are being taught in nine semesters. This Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons) programme can be completed in 3 years.
For Malaysian Students:
Technical Elective Courses
These Technical Electives could be grouped further according to the student’s interest in a relevant focus area such as:
Students from other institutions may apply for transfer credits. A maximum of up to 36 credits can be transferred, subject to the eligibility of the applicant.