Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Software)

The University of Newcastle

Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Software)
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • Software engineers are concerned with all aspects of building large, complex, software systems for applications in most areas of society including commerce, engineering, government, and research
  • Software engineering is closely related to computer science, however, it is directed more towards the development of software systems rather than the theories and principles of computing
  • Students will learn to design the best software architecture solutions, as well as to coordinate the implementation, integration, and testing. Through a unique coursework program, they will also learn to document the results of their research and how to provide long-term maintenance
  • Students will also have a build vital professional networks and hands-on industry experience with 12 weeks of professional practice throughout their degree
  • On successful completion of the program students will have:
    • Comprehensive, theory-based understanding of engineering fundamentals and/or the underpinning natural and physical sciences as applicable to the engineering discipline
    • Conceptual understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline
    • In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline
    • Discernment of knowledge development and research directions within the engineering discipline
    • Knowledge of contextual factors impacting the engineering discipline, etc.
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2131869 INR
Hostel & Meals789747 INR
Insurance29672 INR
Student Services and Amenities Fee17556 INR
Total836975 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have passed the All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE) with 13 points
  • Assumed knowledge: HSC Mathematics (Band 5 or above) or equivalent. Study of one science-related subject would also be an advantage (Physics or Chemistry preferred)
    • Applicants who have achieved less than Mathematics Band 5 may be admitted to the program but may need to complete additional study to successfully complete the requirements of the program
    • Applicants who have completed HSC Mathematics General 2 may be admitted to the program but can expect to undertake additional studies to successfully complete the requirements of the program
  • Recommended Studies: HSC Mathematics Extension 1 or equivalent. Study of one science-related subject would also be an advantage (Physics or Chemistry preferred)
ExamsTOEFL: 60

With the following scores in each band-

  • Reading= 13
  • Listening= 12
  • Speaking= 18
  • Writing= 21

  • With minimum of 6.0 in each band 

PTE: 50
  • Section Minimum: 54

Additional info
  • ELP waiver- Applicants who have completed their previous qualification in an institution where medium of instruction is totally in English, will be exempted from ELP requirement 
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