Taught course

Master of Information Technology

University of Queensland · Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Entry requirements

Prerequisites Bachelor degree in a field other than Information Technology or a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Information Technology International students must undertake this program on campus at UQ on a full time basis to be eligible to apply for an Australian student visa. Please contact UQ International. English Proficiency: IELTS overall 6.5; writing 6, reading 6, speaking 6, and listening 6 (or comparable English language proficiency as per University policy) View the English proficiency policy. How to apply? Applications must be lodged through UQ International. Closing Date: To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement. To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year. This program is eligible for Streamlined Visa Processing. Please check your country's category with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

Why study the Master of Information Technology?

Available for commencement from Semester 1, 2015. The Master of Information Technology will give you skills in web development, software development, information systems and other aspects of information technology. The program consists of a core of courses in these areas along with design computing team projects and a capstone research project. Both introductory and advanced electives are available in areas including computer systems, web information systems, human-computer interaction, artificial intelligence, networks and computer security. You can build on your previous skills and be able to apply information technology within your own industries. The Master of Information Technology is an ideal choice for a student who does not have a previous IT degree and wishes to enhance their current discipline areas through specialist IT knowledge.

Information for international students


Fees and funding

International students
AU $33280

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 33280

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007 the indexation rate has remained at or less than 4%.

(To calculate the fees for any program, you will first need to choose the courses you wish to complete. To see all courses available please refer to the course list.)

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

UQ International
+61 3 8676 7004