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Postgraduate subject

Software Engineering

07 November 2023
Further develop knowledge and skills ensuring cost-effective delivery of efficient and reliable systems.


Software Engineering


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 projects in areas such as mobile and web applications, cybersecurity, computer graphics, route mapping, computer vision applications, and technology evaluation and assessment.

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Software Engineering

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Career opportunities

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.

Find out more about what you can do with a degree in Software Engineering.

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Postgraduate Prospectus 2024

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International Prospectus 2024/25

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