UC's postgraduate Software Engineering studies benefit from research and industry connections in developing high quality software products and practices.
The Department hosts the Software Engineering Research and Applications Lab, and offers students projects in areas such as mobile and web applications, cyber security, computer graphics, route mapping, computer vision applications, and technology evaluation and assessment.
- See current research being conducted by research groups within the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering.
Aotearoa New Zealand has a shortage of software engineers with local firms often recruiting overseas. Technical expertise, good communication, and teamwork skills – all strong features of UC graduates – are prized by employers. Software Engineering is a widely applicable discipline not only needed in software development companies, but also where products involve significant amounts of software.
See the UC Careers Hub for more information on careers in Software Engineering.
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