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The world is speeding towards digitisation and automation. As new technologies continue to disrupt the norm, employers are searching for experienced professionals who are keen to leverage these new opportunities.
Designed by industry experts, our Master of Information Technology will give you important foundations in programming, system design and project management. In this flexible degree, you'll also have the choice to specialise - either in software and webs systems, data management and analysis, or wireless and network technologies - or broaden your knowledge through a wide range of electives.
When you're back on campus, access our expert research centres including the Centre for Technology Infusion, the Optus Cyber Security Research Centre and a state-of-the-art research lab for the Internet of Things, developed in collaboration with Microsoft and CISCO. La Trobe is home to one of the largest labs in Victoria.
Over two semesters, you'll work directly with one of our industry partners, like Shine Technologies, Boral, Transurban and Aerion Technologies. Solve real-world problems and present your project at our annual IT and Engineering Industry Showcase and develop your professional networks.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.
Your postgraduate qualification in IT will prepare you for senior roles in the sector, including:
The Master of Information Technology is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). Graduates of the Master of Information Technology may apply for membership with the ACS. Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.