Information and Communication Technology, Master | La Trobe University | Melbourne, Australia
24 months
28650 AUD/year
28600 AUD/year
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The Master of Information and Communication Technology from La Trobe University has been carefully designed by industry experts. Accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS), the course prepares you for a successful career in the fast-growing information and communication technology (ICT) industry.

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Dive straight into the booming world of ICT. You'll start the Master of Information and Communication Technology from La Trobe University by honing your fundamental skills in network engineering, programming, web and network security and entrepreneurship in information technology. Then, focus on more specialised topics like campus network design, wireless networking engineering and project management.

Build out your expertise with a mix of electives, from artificial intelligence to virtual reality to Internet of Things programming. Our supportive staff can help you tailor your degree to your career goals.

Put your new knowledge into practice. You'll have the option of applying your skills to either an industry project – alongside one of our industry partners – or a research project in your final year. Get an edge with a CISCO CCNA certification as part of your studies (required for many networking jobs around the world) and complete other industry certifications through our industry partnerships.

Career outcomes

ICT specialists are in high demand across the technology, communications, education, finance, government, healthcare and energy sectors.


The Master of Information and Communication Technology is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). 

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Academic Integrity Module
  • Intermediate Network Engineering
  • Programming
  • Networks, Systems and Web Security
  • Professional Practices and Entrepreneurship in Information Technology
  • Wireless Network Engineering
  • Advanced Network Engineering
  • Frontiers in Network Technologies
  • Project Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 061684F  

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).
  • WAM - Weighted Average Mark (WAM) 60%
  • Specialisation - compulsory: Computer science, information technology, computer engineering, or communication/telecommunication engineering with a substantial learning in computer science content.
  • Graduate Certificate from either an Australian university or equivalent International university.
  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28650 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28650 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    28600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28600 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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