24 months
35500 AUD/year
30222 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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If you are a graduate with a previous degree in Information Technology (Network and Cybersecurity Systems) or computer science related field, but are looking to specialise and extend your knowledge and skills in this dramatically changing area, the specialised networks and cybersecurity masters in information technology program at Flinders University provides the perfect introduction.  

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This coursework masters provides advanced studies in information technology, with particular emphasis on the techniques required to design, develop, secure and manage an enterprise’s networked information systems. 

The Information Technology (Network and Cybersecurity Systems)  course at Flinders University  capitalises on the demand for professionals across a continually widening range of applications, from intelligent consumer goods such as mobile phones and cars through to electronic medical records. It addresses the profession’s growing concern regarding the skills shortage in the area of cybersecurity. 

The focus on Flinders University’s strengths in the design, implementation and management of enterprise information technology and the secure and interconnected application of information technology for information retrieval, analysis and visualisation characterise this program. The course integrates with the strong and active research and development program in the College of Science and Engineering, carried out as externally funded research and development.

Your career

The course is designed to enable you to contribute professionally to the management of an enterprise’s information security procedures and networked infrastructure. From theory through programming to developing globally recognised computer network skills, this course provides you with a solid foundation and the ability to adapt to new and innovative technologies.

Potential occupations include:

  • network administrator
  • system analyst
  • cybersecurity consultant
  • security auditor
  • programmer
  • researcher and developer
  • networking and communications specialist.

Programme Structure


  • Computer Programming 2 GE 
  • Project Management and Innovation
  • Networks and Cybersecurity GE 
  • Computer Mathematics GE
  • Data Science GE

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in information technology or computer science,  from an approved tertiary institution.
  • CRICOS code: 0100837  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30222 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30222 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 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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