Bac+5 Software engineering and AI
The Bac+5 can be taken at three different speeds:
- one week of classes followed by two to three weeks on the job
- distance learning, with online sessions one evening a week and on Saturdays.
- distance learning with intensive courses in July-August and subsequent progress reviews
Hecten’s Bac+5 in Software Engineering and AI is a high-caliber course, accredited by the French government and listed in the Répertoire national des certifications professionnelles. This recognition attests to the academic excellence of our M2, which goes beyond national educational standards to offer advanced training in the rapidly evolving fields of software engineering and artificial intelligence.
Like our Bac+5, this program is Qualiopi-certified, guaranteeing state-of-the-art teaching methods and top-quality teaching. Our trainers, whether state-certified or from the professional world, bring a rich combination of theory and practice to the classroom. You’ll be exposed to real-life case studies, hands-on projects and advanced methodologies in AI and software development.
This Bac+5 course can be taken at one of three speeds: alternating between weeks of classes and periods in the company, or entirely online with weekly evening and Saturday sessions, or intensively in July and August, followed by milestones. Whichever format you choose, you’ll benefit from comprehensive and flexible training, supervised by experts in the fields of software engineering and AI.
By choosing this Bac+5, you’re opting for cutting-edge training, backed by professional certifications, the French government and Qualiopi certification. You’ll be perfectly equipped to become a leader in the constantly evolving fields of software engineering and artificial intelligence.
Towards which professions
Earnings for graduates of this Bac+5 program vary according to a number of factors, such as professional experience, level of specialization and employer. On average, a recent graduate of this program can expect an initial salary of between €35,000 and €40,000 gross per year.
As you gain experience and hone your skills in software engineering and artificial intelligence, you’ll gain access to more specialized and better-paid career opportunities. For example, an experienced artificial intelligence engineer can earn up to €60,000 gross per year, an experienced software architect can reach up to €65,000 gross per year, and a data scientist specialized in AI can get up to €70,000 gross per year.
The Bac+5 in Software Engineering and Advanced Artificial Intelligence offers a wide range of prospects in the rapidly evolving fields of technology and AI. With a keen interest in these fields and high ambitions, it’s entirely possible to aim for high levels of remuneration and rapid career progression.
If you’re fascinated by the world of technology and artificial intelligence, and want to contribute to the creation of innovative solutions, this 5-year degree is the perfect way to start a career that’s both intellectually stimulating and financially rewarding.
Terms and conditions
Frequently asked questions
Opening in 2025 with priority given to Hecten students Bachelor class 2025
- face-to-face, our courses are given on our premises, but some can also be taken remotely via the Google Meet platform. The sessions are recorded and available to students who cannot attend live.
- distance learning one evening a week and on Saturdays
- distance learning, mainly in July and August, with subsequent milestones
The prerequisites for enrolling in the Bac+5 program are :
- Baccalaureate+3 or equivalent in the field of IT
- Good command of English
- Motivation and curiosity about computers
The course can be followed in two different ways.
- Apprentices alternate between one week of classes at the training center and three weeks of internships at the company.
- In conjunction with a company, it is possible to take the course online one evening a week and on Saturdays. Exams are held face-to-face.
- It is also possible to take intensive courses in July and August, and continue your training on the job.
The cost of training varies according to the pace of the course.
- Under the work-study program, tuition fees are paid by the host company.
“The professional integration rate for graduates of the M2 in Software Engineering and Advanced Artificial Intelligence is remarkably high. The specialized skills acquired in this program are highly valued by companies operating in the fields of advanced technology, artificial intelligence and software solutions.
According to data collected by a specialized placement agency, the professional integration rate for graduates of this M2 program exceeds 97%. This means that over 97% of graduates from this program find a job within six months of graduation. This exceptional rate reflects the strong demand for experts in software engineering and artificial intelligence. Mastery of advanced techniques in software development and AI makes graduates of this M2 program highly sought-after professionals on the job market.
There are many advantages to taking an M2 course at a private school without a contract, including :
- Quality teaching by experienced trainers
- Personalized support for students
- A network of partner companies
- Career opportunities on graduation