24 months
49190 AUD/year
36480 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Information Technology program from University of New South Wales will provide you with the skills to use today’s technology, as well as to create the technology of tomorrow. 


You will be trained to anticipate future requirements and develop applications, frameworks, products and services to meet those needs in areas such as networking, data mining, robotics and internet services.  The degree’s structure allows you to choose up to two majors from Artificial Intelligence, Bioinformatics, Information Technology, Database Systems, e-Commerce Systems, Data Science & Engineering, and Internetworking.  

The Information Technology program from University of New South Wales is suitable for graduates with a background in Science or Engineering who want to acquire a solid knowledge of computing and information technology over two years. It is also suitable for graduates from a Computing or Information Technology program who want to broaden, deepen or update their knowledge; these students may qualify for advanced standing and complete the degree in one year full-time. 

Why choose this degree?

If you have a background in science or engineering and intend to develop your expertise in computing and information technology, this is the ideal degree for you. 

Who should choose this degree?

Graduates from computing or information technology choose this degree.

Career opportunities

  • IT
  • IS
  • Data scientist
  • Network engineer
  • Software engineer
  • UI/UX designer
  • Systems administration 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Bioinformatics
  • Database Systems
  • e-Commerce Systems 
  • Internetworking
  • Data Science and Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


96 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 061294J 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49190 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49190 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    36480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36480 AUD per year during 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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