Study Programme in Computer Engineering 180 cr

Today it is no longer enough for a computer engineer to be a skilful programmer. As our world becomes more and more computerized, there is an increased need for skilled persons who can plan, present, build and maintain the systems which govern the technology around us.


180 cr

Application code


Application deadline

april 15, 2024

Form of education

Normal teaching



Study time

september 2, 2024–juni 6, 2027


General entry requirements for higher education in Sweden and courses corresponding to the following Swedish Upper Secondary School courses:

  • Mathematics 3c or Mathematics D
  • Physics 2
  • Chemistry 1


Grade/Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test: 60/40 %



Degree of Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Fields within the programme Year 1

Skills in demand throughout the modern IT society

In demand on the rapidly growing labour market are computer engineers with a broad knowledge base of everything from systems engineering and programming to problem drafting and project management. That is, the kind of versatile computer engineers we educate at the University of Gävle.

Very positive future prospects

After the famous "IT bubble", the business is once more on the way up, both in Sweden and internationally. This is the perfect time to begin your education to become a computer engineer.


Åke Wallin


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