McGill University

Liberal Program in Software Engineering

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Field of Study:Computer Software Engineering
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Description:The Software Engineering Major program provides a broad introduction to the principles of computer science and covers in depth the design and development of software systems. The Liberal program covers a core of programming and software engineering courses and allows students to select courses that aim at practical aspects of software development. The Honours program program provides a more challenging and research-oriented version of the Major Software Engineering program.
URL:Liberal Program in Software Engineering at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:Software Engineer

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*92
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Fran├žais 
Applicants must have Biology - NYA (00UK); Chemistry - NYA, NYB (00UL, 00UM); Mathematics - NYA, NYB, NYC (00UN, 00UP, 00UQ); Physics - NYA, NYB, NYC (00UR, 00US, 00UT).
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 17, 2021