UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course provides an ideal foundation for graduates who wish to pursue a career as software engineers. The programme provides the opportunity to undertake a significant group software engineering project sponsored by a financial services company, allowing students to specialise in software systems engineering from a financial computing perspective.

Course Modules

Core modules: requirements engineering and software architecture; software abstractions and systems integration; validation and verification; tools and environments; financial institutions and markets; professional practice; financial information systems. Options: compliance, risk and regulation; people and security; networked systems; distributed systems and security.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in computer science or in a science or engineering subject with significant computer science content, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant work experience may also be taken into account.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,090  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
1 year
Full Time
PgDip