There are lots of great material on Software Engineering subject in the internet, buts its always a challenge to figure out a ready list of top books on Software Engineering that one can refer to immediately. Even though online materials are good, but nothing can beat the depth of coverage that a book can offer. Hence, we researched the list of Software Engineering books which are used by students worldwide and came up with top 10 Book Recommendations on Software Engineering subject. These books can be used as a great starting point for anyone studying Software Engineering and can also be used as a ready reference for Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate programs.
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Here is the full list of best reference books on Software Engineering.
|1. “Fundamentals of Software Engineering” by Rajib Mall|
|2. “Software Engineering: A practitioner’s approach” by Roger S. Pressman
Book Review: This book is designed provides a linear presentation of software engineering topics. Strong emphasis is laid on the major activities that are a part of generic software process. The book also provides information on widely used software engineering methods thereby eliminating discussion of secondary methods, tools and techniques. The chapters in the book are divided into 5 parts namely process, modelling, quality management, software project management and advanced topics. The book also emphasizes on new and important software engineering processes and practices.
|3. “Software Engineering” by Ian Sommerville
Book Review: This book is intended for introductory and advanced courses in software engineering. The book is divided into four parts namely software engineering basics, dependability and security, advanced software engineering and software engineering management. The book focuses on process and methods related to the creation of reliable, software systems. The book also has extensive coverage of traditional plan driven software engineering thereby giving the readers up to date snapshot of the currently available field.
|4.”Software Engineering” by Gaurav Gupta, Deepika Gupta|
|5.”Encyclopedia of Software Engineering” byLaPlante LaPlante|
|6. “Software Engineering 1st Edition” by Udit Agarwal|
|7.”Machine Learning Applications In Software Engineering (Series on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering)” by Du Zhang, Jeffrey J. P. Tsai, Jeffrey J. P. Tsai|
|8.”Algebraic Methodology and Software Technology” by Grigore Rosu, Jose Meseguer, Jos Meseguer|
|9. “Software Design Methodology: From Principles to Architectural Styles” by Hong Zhu|
|10. “FUNDAMENTALS OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, 2/E 2nd Edition” by Carlo Ghezzi|
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