24 months
38400 AUD/year
31680 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Information Technology at RMIT University is a great pathway to a tech career, providing you with the technical proficiency and theoretical base to keep pace with rapid changes in technology and business.    

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With ongoing IT skills shortages and jobs growth, tech-skilled employees are needed like never before. Choose one of our IT specialisations and code your career for success.

Women who tech 

Information and communications technology (ICT) is currently an underrepresented field where women have the potential to make their mark as leaders.

Be part of the new wave of females in technology who are creating their own start-ups or forging ahead in territories such as cloud computing, e-health, software development and web systems. 

Adapts to your needs, whatever your experience 

The Master of Information Technology at RMIT University  helps you to future-proof your career with the latest programming skills and build on your leadership abilities.

Industry-focused skills in key areas of IT 

Designed with industry partners, this course provides essential technical skills tailored to your choice of specialisation, including big data management, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, mobile computing, security, software architecture or web systems and search technology.


With ongoing ICT skills shortages and a growing demand for graduates, you’ll be well-placed to secure rewarding roles worldwide, whatever your tech specialisation.

Combining transferable technical skills with a strong foundation of theoretical knowledge, you’ll be much sought-after by employers from business, government and other organisations. Your career options include areas like cloud computing, web and mobile app development, eHealth, emergency services, GPS technology and more.

Career outlook

Possible job outcomes include working as an IT consultant, cloud architect, mobile application developer, web developer, system analyst and more. Graduates often work as a consultant within banking, finance, human-computer interaction, the health industry and technology.


This program is accredited at the professional level by the Australian Computer Society, which accredits information and communication technology related programs that are offered by Australian universities, both onshore and offshore.

Programme Structure

Choose your specialisation from these key areas:

  • big data management
  • cloud computing
  • artificial intelligence
  • mobile computing 
  • security
  • software architecture  
  • web systems and search technology. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS number: 079795G     

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in any discipline with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (out of 4.0).
  • You may also be considered if you have a minimum five years' relevant work experience or professional practice in programming (web, application, database); software engineering; system, functional or business analysis; information, system or enterprise architecture; ICT management; administration (network, systems); support (desktop, helpdesk, system); web design/media; business information systems or information systems.

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

    31680 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31680 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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