Choose Information Technology (IT) at Swinburne 

The world runs on technology,  which now means IT professionals are expected to drive innovation, make significant contributions to the economy and have positive impacts on society. 

Our Information Technology courses have been designed with this in mind, so they offer some of the best practical learning environments in Australia.

You’ll learn the foundational skills that make you ready for employment and prepare you to develop products and deliver services. You’ll learn how to recognise and solve problems before they even happen.

A Swinburne IT degree will give you the source code to work in any industry. Browse our TAFE, undergraduate and postgraduate courses to find detailed course information, application dates, ATAR scores, fees, entry requirements and more. 

Why study with us?

Our graduates earn $2.1K more a year*

Six state-of-the-art Cisco networking labs and 700 Cisco devices

#1 for student experience#

Information technology study guide

Information technology study guide

Learn how to recognise and solve problems before they happen, drive innovation and have a positive impact on society.

Get a taste of our courses

  • Students working in the new CISCO lab


    New million dollar networking academy

    Six state-of-the-art labs. 17 network racks. 700 Cisco devices. Endless opportunities. These make up Swinburne’s new $1.1 million Cisco Networking Academy, designed to teach students the skills required to thrive in a digital economy.

*Graduate Outcomes Survey 2017–2019

#QILT Course Experience Questionnaire 2018–2019, compared to other universities in Melbourne 

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    Work Integrated Learning

    Swinburne guarantees real industry experience in all our bachelor degrees in the form of placements, internships or industry-linked projects. Find out more about Swinburne's Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programs.