24 months
34100 AUD/year
26500 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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In this Master of Information Technology and Systems from University of Canberra you will get to explore the key areas of the ‘Skills Framework for the Information Age’ and gain a comprehensive and thorough understanding of software technology and engineering practice.  

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Highly flexible, this course also covers the fine details of database design and engineering management and offers a variety of delivery modes to help you balance your study with other commitments, including weekday classes during business hours and in the evenings.

As part of UC’s commitment to Work Integrated Learning (WIL), you will also get the opportunity to undertake an internship within a professional organisation, which will help you gain necessary practical skills and improve your chances of securing your ideal IT job. 

This course offers the chance to specialise in either Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Science, IoT & Robotics Network Technologies and Project Management.

Study a Master of Information Technology and Systems from University of Canberra and you will:

  • gain an introduction to software technology and engineering practice
  • be brought up to speed with the latest industry processes and strategies
  • learn about security, support and operating a quality, professional IT practice
  • be able to choose from a range of cutting edge specialisations
  • study information technology and systems in the workplace
  • cover key contemporary IT issues
  • gain exposure to top level industry contacts
  • possess the skills to confidently pursue a career in IT
  • gain a globally recognised qualification.

Career opportunities

The UC Master of Information Technology and systems is a globally recognised and industry respected qualification that is designed to help you secure a career in any of the following areas:

  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Network manager
  • Cybersecurity specialist
  • Programmer
  • Web and mobile developer
  • Business and systems analyst.


This course has full accreditation by the professional body, the Australian Computer Society, at the Professional level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Practice in IT 
  • Inf. Sc. Research Methodology
  • Information Technology for the Workplace
  • Contemporary IT & E Issues 
  • Technology Capstone Research Project 
  • Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Australian bachelor degree in any field or equivalent.
CRICOS Code: 064327C  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34100 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    26500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 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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