Faculty of Science and Technology

Information technology

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An IT degree will enable you to pursue a career in any industry you choose and help you play an important role in changing the world.

Work in an industry that enables you to improve quality of life through the design and development of innovative systems - Get into IT and start designing your future today.

Information technology is an established part of our lives, but one that continually faces new challenges and embraces new opportunities. We provide students with industry-recognised qualifications that lead to exciting, diverse careers.

With the Faculty's guidance and support, staff and students have made world-class achievements. These include developing award-winning smartphone applications, introducing computer modelling to improve understanding of sustainable energy, and using virtual technology to test new treatments in mental health.

IT specialisations for success

The flexibility of our undergraduate programs leads to a diverse range of career opportunities. Students undertaking the Bachelor of IT add breadth to their studies, with a wide variety of electives chosen, whereas students undertaking one of our specialist programs will add depth and further specialist expertise in their particular area of interest.

  • Business information systems
  • Computer games and digital media
  • Mobile application development and security
  • Professional practice
  • Software engineering

Earn as you learn

Worried about not being able to financially survive while you study?

Have the opportunity to earn a minimum of $35,500 while you study the Bachelor of IT (Professional Practice) and be considered for a position with IBM or another of our industry sponsors upon graduation*.

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*Subject to meeting graduate recruitment requirements

Undergraduate programs

These programs are suitable for school leavers, TAFE graduates or mature age students who have no previous higher education qualifications in this area.

Graduate programs

Take the next step in your career with our graduate programs. These programs are suitable for students with undergraduate tertiary qualifications or those with industry experience.

Ballarat, Gippsland and Online

External sites (Partner-provider locations)

Please note that the following programs have ceased accepting new enrolments at all locations.

  • Graduate Certificate in IT (Professional Practice)
  • Graduate Diploma of Advanced Computing
  • Graduate Diploma of Information Technology Management
  • Graduate Diploma of Business Information Systems
  • Graduate Diploma of Information Technology
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Information Systems
  • Master of Information Technology Management
  • Master of Information Technology Management Studies
  • Master of Information Technology Studies
  • Master of Business Information Systems