24 months
38400 AUD/year
30800 AUD/year
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There's never been a better time to build new skills and follow your passion. Apply now to secure your place at this Master of Internet of Things degree at La Trobe University.

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Prepare to thrive in a more connected world with this Master of Internet of Things degree at La Trobe University .

The Internet of Things is a fundamental driver of global change. The increasingly widespread use of smart devices for advanced data sharing is bringing communities together and reshaping industries.

As we respond to the impacts of this ongoing digital revolution , the world needs pioneering minds to create effective and ethical solutions – that’s where you come in.

La Trobe's Master of Internet of Things (IoT) combines technical knowledge with practical learning to give you advanced programming and systems design skills.

Build the skills you need to succeed in a more connected future by studying the key components of IoT, including platforms, protocols and protection.

The first of its kind in Australia, La Trobe's Master of IoT is grounded in industry practice. You'll have the opportunity to work on one of Bendigo's many IoT technology projects like Clever Weather or the Long Range IoT Network.

Career outcomes 

After graduation, you could work across a wide range of sectors including healthcare, cybersecurity, agriculture, construction and energy management.

Possible roles include:

  • IoT system engineer
    • Develop, manage and monitor IoT devices and systems, including cloud/edge servers and sensors. Write software to communicate with devices.
  • IoT architect
    • Spearhead development of the IoT vision. Design end-to-end IoT architecture, enable the design and construction of IoT solutions, and create new processes.
  • IoT business analyst
    • Work within businesses to ensure IoT projects are delivered on time and to high standards. Develop business processes to optimise the ongoing functioning of IoT technology.
  • Industrial UI/UX designer
    • Make IoT technology easy to use. Create software and features that make it easy to navigate and use devices.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • IOT Technology and Applications
  • Probability and Statistics for Data Science
  • IOT Programming
  • IOT Protocols and Platforms
  • Security and Privacy in IOT 

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

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: 0100862 
  • 240 credit point pathway (2 years): Successful completion of a 3 year Australian Bachelor degree (or its equivalent).
  • 180 credit point pathway – COGNATE ENTRY(18 months):
  • Successful completion of a 3 year Australian
  • Bachelor degree (or its equivalent) in a Computer Science, Information Technology field
  • Prior learning developed through relevant work experience or professional accreditation, where it is deemed to be at least equivalent to that obtained through a Bachelor degree, may be considered. In making an offer to an applicant, the University will give consideration to a range of factors to determine whether an applicant has demonstrated the capacity to work at a Masters level, including academic record, English proficiency, and/or employment experience.
  • The minimum entry requirement is successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or its equivalent).
  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38400 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30800 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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