Software Engineering is one of the first batch of first-class software engineering master's degree programs in China and a key discipline of Chongqing municipality during the 12th five-year Plan Period. It is a key construction discipline of "characteristic specialty, characteristic discipline and characteristic university" of Chongqing institutions of higher learning. It has been awarded B- in the fourth round of discipline evaluation.
This discipline focuses on software modeling and testing methods, big data and intelligent software, image and visual technology, network software and security, cloud computing and mobile applications, etc., to cultivate high-level professional talents of software engineering with solid basic theories, strong engineering design and technology research and development capabilities.
This subject has Chongqing software quality assurance and test engineering technology research center, network and information security technology engineering laboratories, national engineering practice teaching center in Chongqing, "communication software engineering center" central and local construction of laboratory, "Internet + engineering education" central and local construction of laboratory, "network security perception and big data analysis research and development platform" co-built by central and local governments, CQUPT’s laboratory software engineering research center, CQUPT’s graphics and multimedia laboratory teaching and scientific research institutions, such as for software engineering undergraduate and graduate student provides a good learning scientific research platform.
Relying on the advantages of information science and technology of our university, we have established industry-university-research platforms such as CQUPT-HP software college and Microsoft IT college in cooperation with famous IT enterprises at home and abroad, which have their own distinct characteristics and outstanding advantages in communication software, software testing, digital media technology, education and entertainment, finance and other aspects. At present, there are 46 master supervisors, 32 professors, 14 associate professors, 42 doctors and 11 masters. This major has undertaken more than one hundred scientific research projects including national natural science foundation of China, national major science and technology projects, national science and technology support plan, Chongqing "121" major demonstration project, Chongqing key industry generic key technology innovation project, etc. For Chongqing's scientific and technological progress first prize, second prize, third prize, second prize of natural science in Chongqing, the Chongqing Technology Award for the second prize, third prize, has the ministry of education in the new century talented person, the state council special allowance experts, young and middle-aged expert with outstanding contribution in Chongqing, technical academic leader, famous teachers in Chongqing, the first scientific and technological innovation leader in Chongqing, the Chongqing science and technology leader in start-ups such as high-level personnel, formed a team composed of scholars, specialists and full-time faculty with an innovative spirit and practice experience.