Information technology

What would you like to study?

Why study information technology at RMIT?

Ranked #9 in Australia, and in the top 200 universities globally for Computer Science and Information Systems

Take advantage of work-integrated learning opportunities and start building your professional network

What’s next stems from here – gain industry-relevant skills with a dynamic and tailored IT course in Melbourne

* QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023

Discover information technology

With 87% of jobs in Australia requiring digital skills in areas such as cyber security and data science3, it’s easy to see why information technology is a multi-billion-dollar industry.  As technology underpins almost everything we do in today’s digital age, computer scientists and IT specialists are vital in helping manage data, provide network support and maintain security.;

Amplify your study with RMIT’s Bootcamp2Studio model of learning and combine your skills with other areas like engineering.

Studing our ITcourses in Melbourne, you’ll develop internationally-recognised skills in the areas that interest you most, as well as the software, programming, digital systems, data science and virtual services that will shape the future.

Career outcomes

Industry growth and future job security

In a technology-driven world, jobs in IT will always be in high demand. From software development to blockchain technologies and cyber security, RMIT has an IT course in Melbourne that will propel you into the career in IT you are aspiring to.

Projects

Getting hands on while you study

IT courses at RMIT connect you with leading tech companies, such as ANZ and Victoria Police. You’ll get the chance to work on real-world projects, and get hands-on experience to prepare you for your career in IT. 

“In my field of computer science and game development, people overseas have heard of RMIT, and that just goes a long way,” said Josh Caratelli, award-winning app developer and RMIT Bachelor of Computer Science graduate.

Facilities and locations

Specialist laboratories and cutting-edge technology

Explore our wide range of facilities across engineering, technology, science and health. Get familiar with the spaces you’ll be studying in, before you arrive. 

Tour our science facilities

Take a look inside RMIT's awe-inspiring Science facilities. Join our student host, Charlotte, and visit our colourful chemistry labs, check out what's in the earth's orbit using our space telescope, explore our world-class Food Research and Innovation Centre, plus lots more.

 

Experience information technology at RMIT

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RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.