Program Information

School: McGill University
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Computer Software Engineering
Description: The Major Concentration Software Engineering focuses on the techniques and methodology required to design and develop complex software systems and covers the subject commonly known as “Software Engineering.”
URL: Software Engineering (B.A. and B.Sc.) at McGill University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $20,619
Scholarships: 1
Careers: Software Engineer

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • 3 of   Mathematics 
  • 4 of   Science 

Applicants must have Mathematics – NYA, NYB, (OOUN, OOUP). (Applicants with Social Science Mathematics – 103, 203 will be considered on a case-by-case basis.) Also, a minimum of four of the following is required: Biology – NYA, General Biology II (OOUK, OOXU), Chemistry – NYA, NYB (OOUL, OOUM), and Physics – NYA, NYB, NYC (OOUR, OOUS, OOUT).

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] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]