24 months
36400 AUD/year
28600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Extend your knowledge of information technology, application and leadership with specialised skills that are highly sought-after across industry sectors with this Master of Information Technology (Professional) from Deakin University.   

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The Master of Information Technology (Professional)  from Deakin University  is designed to extend the specialised information technology skills obtained in the Master of Information Technology by providing students with the opportunity to undertake a period of industry-based learning or a research project under the supervision of our internationally-recognised research staff.

This course has a strong IT industry focus and empowers students to apply the acquired knowledge and skills towards professional practice and enables them to create innovative IT solutions to solve real-world problems. 

Students will develop teamwork and leadership skills through close mentorship during industry projects and engagement in researching cutting edge IT solutions.


Graduates of this course may find employment as a business analyst, network administrator, database administrator, security analyst, solutions architect, software developer, technology consultant, data analyst, augmented/virtual reality developer, or security systems manager.


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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Software Engineering
  • Research and Development in Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Innovation
  • Enterprise Applications Development
  • Data Science  
  • Virtual Reality 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


16 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Certificate or higher in a related discipline, OR
  • Bachelor degree or higher in related discipline, OR
  • Bachelor degree or higher AND two years relevant work experience, OR
  • evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
  • CRICOS code: 051581G   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36400 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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