Build a flexible skill set with a combination of courses that match your passions and talents.
There are six IT streams available through RMIT’s Bachelor of Information Technology degree, each offering cutting-edge courses that reflect today’s emerging technologies. Studying information technology at RMIT offers the following benefits:
Global and recognised
You’ll have the opportunity to undertake a local or international industry placement as well as gaining your qualifications from one of the world’s top 150 universities for computer science and information systems.
Industry-connected, work ready
You'll benefit from the up-to-date, innovative and industry-relevant courses while solving real problems and developing market-ready software. Current partnerships include Google, IBM, Deloitte and ANZ.
Customise your degree
Select from eight majors developed with industry to reflect current IT trends. You can customise your degree to give you the industry-relevant skills you want to
What you will study
The Bachelor of Information Technology degree gives you the knowledge and skills to make a living solving, supporting, troubleshooting and designing - from web sites to business applications to programming networks - in organisations ranging from business and government to schools, healthcare and more.
You will gain a combination of knowledge and practical, hands-on expertise to influence an organisation’s technology infrastructure and the clients who use IT.
- Application programming
- Business applications
- Cloud computing
- Mobile computing
- Multimedia design
- System administration
RMIT has a great reputation in the IT industry and I felt that I would be in great hands to broaden my skills for the future. I’ve loved the hands-on approach to studies, such as being able to implement a website that I have coded and being able to configure actual hardware.
- Peter Lawson, Bachelor of Information Technology
Learn here, succeed anywhere
RMIT’s focus on industry-based, practical learning is realised in the way our IT degrees are structured. From first year, students are exposed to a range of specialisations to help them refine what career path to pursue, while additional group projects and major assignments tie in to real-world challenges. Lecturers have industry experience and are passionate about helping students achieve high-level industry skills.
Our global reputation
RMIT has a global reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community.
As an international centre of teaching and research excellence, RMIT is ranked number 34 in the world for the international profile of its academic staff.
Top 100 globally
In the 2016 QS Graduate Employability Rankings, RMIT was ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide for its graduate employment rate, industry reputation and strong record of alumni outcomes.