Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (Application Development) ODL

JPT/BPP(N-DL/0612/6/0004) 09/28, (MQA/PA16717)
Tuition Fee (Malaysia)
RM 27,000.00
Tuition Fee (International)
RM 30,000.00
Duration of Study
3 Years
9 Semesters
Intake Period
January / May / July / October

The Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (Application Development) via ODL at Nilai University aims at preparing graduates with advanced knowledge and skills to deal with the organisation’s computing needs. The online mode enables students to study at their own pace, which is suitable for individuals with busy schedules. Students can choose the optimum number of credits to take each semester to suit their personal, work, and study commitments.

This programme aims to produce graduates who are skilled in the latest technologies and possess in-depth theoretical and practical experiences in designing, developing, and solving wide-ranging applications and system integration. Covers a wide range of topics, including programming languages, software development, databases, web development, algorithms, and networking for various platforms and industries.

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (Application Development)
Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) (Application Development) ODL

Entry Requirements


A pass with minimum. Grade C in any two(2) subjects and a credit in SPM Additional Maths


A pass in STPM (Science Stream) or its equivalent with a minimum grade of C (CGPA 2.00) in Mathematics subject and ONE (1) Science / ICT subject


Science Stream
A pass with Grade D in Maths and one (1) Science/ ICT subject


Non-Science Stream
A pass with Grade D in any two (2) subjects and a Grade C in SPM/O-Level Maths and Science, Technology or Engineering subjects

UEC A pass with 5B's including Additional Maths
Foundation/ Matriculation

A pass with min CGPA 2.0 and credit in SPM Additional Maths

Diploma in Computer Science / Software Engineering / Information Technology / Information System A pass with a minimum CGPA 2.5
Diploma in Science and Technology

A pass with a CGPA 2.75 and includes a rigorous internal assessment.

Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM) / Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM)/Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM) in Computing fields With a minimum CGPA of 2.50 subjected to HEP Senate / Academic Board’s approval.


English Language Requirements* (for international student)

TOEFL 410 (PBT) / 42 (iBT)
Pearson 47

Programme Module


  • Understanding Computing

Common Core and Discipline Core

  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • C Programming
  • Software Modelling and Analysis
  • Software Security
  • Database Systems
  • Computer Architecture and Organisation
  • Introduction to Object Oriented Programming
  • Fundamentals of Web Development
  • Data Structure and Algorithms
  • Operating Systems Principles
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Data Communications and Networking
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Research methodology

Specialisation Courses

  • Software Process
  • Software Quality
  • Software Project Management
  • Software Design Pattern and Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Software Evolution
  • Software Verification and Validation
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing
  • Back-End Web Development


  • SE Project I
  • SE Project II

Industrial Training

  • Internship

Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum/University Courses

Malay Language (only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)

Programme Pathway

pathway computing

Career Prospects


Nilai University offers scholarships for students from various backgrounds, with the goal of helping students grow to be well-rounded and ambitious individuals and allowing them to reach their goals through quality education. We achieve this by combining academic excellence with a growth mindset for life-long learning.