Advanced Software Engineering MSc (Distance Learning)

University of Leicester

Key Information

Course duration: 2 years

Mode of study: Distance learning

Qualification: MSc - Master of Science

Subject Ranking

Computer Science

  • Research Quality
    Research Quality

    A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.

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    2.75 / 4.00
  • Research Intensity
    Research Intensity

    A measure of the proportion of staff involved in high-quality research in the university.

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    0.95 / 1.00

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16-Sep-19, 01-Jan-20


Home students: £12,795 per course
EU students: £12,795 per course
Overseas students: £12,795 per course

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The Course


This degree will help you advance to that next level professionally or academically – from the comfort of your own home. This MSc focuses on the methodologies and technologies that address the challenges that companies are facing for competing in the volatile markets of today. It looks at how to generate applications from high-level business models to reduce time-to-market and development costs and how to evolve legacy systems and promote business processes in an economy dominated by the need to offer and integrate, on demand, new services.

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework and written exams which will be held at a venue in your country (usually within two hours' travel from your home). You will have nine months to complete your project and it will be assessed separately.

A postgraduate qualification is an investment in your future. There is no doubt that studying for a postgraduate qualification can help your career prospects – you will gain the deeper knowledge and high end skills and that will set you apart. Studying with us gives a clear signal to employers. It demonstrates that you have the spark, ambition and commitment to take your career to the next level. Your employer will also benefit directly from your newly acquired understanding and capabilities. This MSc course will provide you with the knowledge and research skills to continue your studies at PhD level.

Start Dates

  • 23 September 2019 at University of Leicester
  • 6 January 2020 at University of Leicester

University of Leicester

University League Table Ranking: 34th

The University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. A research-intensive university, academic staff are breaking new ground and setting new directions aimed at making the UK and the world a better...

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Postal Address

University of Leicester
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