The Departments of Computer Science & Information Technology of Virtual University of Pakistan has proposed to offer 4-year BS in Software Engineering program to fulfill the needs of rapidly growing market of software development in the country. The BS in Software Engineering degree will equip students with technical knowledge of the fundamentals of computer systems, programming languages, and the mathematical foundations of algorithms and data structures that are required to establish reliability and safety in software. The course emphasizes the development of professional skills in the technical area of software engineering, that is, the systematic application of analysis, design, and construction techniques for computer systems and applications.
The objective of the program is to prepare students for professional careers in software engineering .The Strategic objectives of BSSE program are:
To develop eLearning student with knowledge of concepts, theories, application and practices associated with the IT field.
To prepare eLearning student with an innovative practices related to computer science application and enhance the programming skills for solving computer science operations and strategies productivity in local and global platform.
To provide eLearning student with an ability to use and analyze software programs tools effectively.
To provide eLearning student with awareness of ethical, social, interpersonal and communication skills effectively.
To develop eLearning student with refinement of analytical, logical and critical thinking.
To Inculcate and enhance research abilities of students in respective fields.
To prepare eLearning student with an ability to proper use of electronic media technologies for interacting with teachers appropriately in virtual environment.
Program Admission Eligibility Criteria
Intermediate (equivalent to 12 years of education) with at least 45% marks.
Course(s) exemption is not allowed.
It is a two-year duration program spread over four semesters. Each semester has at least 18 weeks duration for teaching and examination etc.