Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons.)


The Bachelor of Computer Science specializing in Software Engineering is offered by the Department of Software Engineering. The programme focuses on the practical and theoretical dimensions of computer science, and prepares students for careers in the fields of computing and software development. This programme is designed to produce graduates who are in-demand by the industry due to their ability to produce quality software through the use of excellent principles and technique's of analysis, design, development and testing. This makes software engineering graduates are highly paid and sought after on the labour market.

Additional certifications:

The Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) (Hons.) programme is value-added with the latest industry requirements where by syllabus of Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE-FL) by International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB) and Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL) by International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) are embedded within two courses; Requirements Engineering and Software Testing.

IREB                         ISTQB


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In addition to this, the programme is also designed to enable graduates to pursue higher qualifications in software engineering such as professional certifications as well as Master of Software Engineering or Master of Computer Science degree and Doctor of Philosophy degree from UNITEN as well as from other reputable institutions of higher learning.

Career Prospect

Software Engineer
JAVA/ J2EE/ PHP/ .NET Developer
Software Tester
Software Quality Assurance
Solutions Architect
Web Developer
Mobile Application Developer
Technical Consultant

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Course Content

Statistics for Computing
• Computer Organization
Problem Solving
• Programming 1
• Programming 2
• Fundamentals of Software Engineering
• Database 1
• Data Communication and Computer Networks
• Discrete Structures
• Technology Entrepreneurship
• Data Structure and Algorithms
• Object Oriented Programming
• Systems Design
• Requirements Engineering
• Operating System Concepts
• Software Quality
• Human Computer Interaction
• Artificial Intelligence
• Web Programming
• Software Project Management
• Energy and Computing
• Software Testing
• Ethics and IT Professional Practices
• Industrial Training

• Project 1
• Project 2
• Personal Financial Management
• IT Communication
• Business English
• Islamic / Moral and Civil Society I/ International MPU Compulsory U3
• Islamic / Moral and Civil Society II / International MPU Compulsory U4
• Ethnic Relations / Malay Language for International Student
• Tamadun Islam Tamadun Asia/ Malaysian Studies

Technical Electives:
• Java Programming
• Real-time Systems
• Secure Programming
• Computer Forensics
• Database 2
• Data and Computer Security
• Mobile Application Development
• Multi Agent System
• Parallel Computing
• Advanced Web Application Development
• Emerging Technologies and Trends
• Design Concepts in Programming Languages

Study Duration

1 (One) year:
Foundation Programme
3 (Three) years:
Undergraduate degree course encompasses at least 9 (nine) semester, including 1 (one) semester for industrial training.

Transfer Credits

Students from other institutions may apply for transfer credits. A maximum up to 36 credits can be transferred, subject to eligibility of the applicant.

Please do not hesitate to contact the following staff should you have any query pertaining to credit transfer. Software Engineering program: Faridah Hani This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR Dr Hazli  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Academic Advising

Each student will be assigned an academic advisor who will assist the student in his/her academic studies. This includes advice on plan of study such as the selection of courses for the coming semester as well as the student's academic performance. The assigned College advisers are available throughout the academic year for consultation and advising.


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Dept. of Informatics, CSIT, UNITEN
Kajang, Selangor
  +603-8921 2020 ext 2304
  +603-8921 2161
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Dept. of Computing, CSIT, UNITEN
Kajang, Selangor
  +603-8921 2020 ext 2347
  +603-8921 2161
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