24 months
34000 AUD/year
27420 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


Designed for students with a computer science, software/computer systems engineering, information technology, information systems or equivalent computing-rich background, this Computer Science from Flinders University builds on your existing computer science, research and professional skills.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

The  Computer Science from Flinders University provides graduates with not only the practical and theoretical aspects of computer science, but also an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities and an awareness of social, economic, cultural and environmental aspects of computer science in a global community.

Projects and coursework have been designed to address topical concerns in industry and society preparing graduates for further enrolment in a higher degree by research or employment in a computing-related field.


From theory through programming to cutting-edge development of computing solutions, computer science offers a foundation that permits graduates to adapt to new technologies and new ideas.

Potential occupations include:

  • software developer
  • software tester
  • IT project manager
  • systems analyst
  • business analyst
  • computational scientist
  • programmer
  • games programmer
  • e-games designer
  • IT support specialist
  • webmaster
  • system administrator
  • database administrator
  • networking and communications specialist
  • researcher and developer.


This program is accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the professional level. Courses accredited at this level by the Australian Computer Society are recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Programming
  • Enterprise Information Security
  • Theory and Practice of Computation
  • Enterprise Cloud Systems
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Interactive Computer Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




72 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved Bachelor degree or equivalent in computer science, information technology, ICT-based engineering or a closely related discipline from an approved institution. Applicants with an approved degree in behavioural science or psychology, which includes a major in artificial intelligence or computer science, are also eligible to apply. Knowledge of second year information technology is assumed.
  • CRICOS: 073345D

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34000 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    27420 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27420 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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