School of Information Technology

Whether you want to investigate cyber-attacks or identify hidden patterns in big data, our IT courses offer an immersive learning experience.

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As a constantly evolving industry, IT offers an exciting future and the opportunity for you to study in a diverse range of fields. Whether you want to investigate cyber attacks or identify hidden patterns in big data, our IT courses offer an immersive learning experience and open up employment opportunities in just about any industry.

Whether you’re starting out at uni or looking to advance your career, browse our range of study areas to find a degree that suits your interests, strengths and career goals. Find your specialisation and join a university in the world’s top 1%.

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Are you considering honours? An honours degree is a valuable and highly regarded one-year course that helps develop your technical and research skills. It can prepare you for employment in consultancy, management, research and academia.

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Our facilities

The School of Information Technology regularly invests in its facilities so that students can access the latest to learn and research. Fully equipped lab spaces provide access to professional software products such as programming IDEs, games engines, VR and content development systems as well as specialised software packages.

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Our research

We provide world-class research opportunities and the best in research training for students. Our research groups in software engineering, artificial intelligence and data analytics, distributed systems and IoT, human computer interaction, and IT for future education help advance industry and give our graduates a competitive edge.

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Upcoming events

Digital technology is central in today's highly connected and rapidly advancing world as it has revolutionised the way we live, work and communicate. Various aspects of our lives, including business, education, healthcare, and entertainment have been transformed through the continuing evolution of digital technologies. We are recognised as leaders at the forefront of these digital innovations with world-leading approaches to learning and teaching and innovative research.

Professor Trina Myers

Head of School of Information Technology


Learn all about our partnerships with some of the leaders in the IT sector and how industry membership on our School Advisory Board advises us on the direction of our teaching programs and IT trends.

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Staff listing

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Get in touch if you have any further questions regarding the School of Information Technology.

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