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About Information Technology

Top marks all round

Receive a world–class education. Independently rated five stars for Learner Engagement and Student Support╦ć, JCU students graduate at the top of their class.

Network with industry

Learn from collaborative partnerships with local and nationwide businesses. Voluntary or paid internships enable JCU students to successfully transition into their careers.

Human-centred design

Be a creative problem solver. Design Thinking empowers JCU students to ideate solutions built for people. Embedded throughout JCU Information Technology degrees, Design Thinking subjects and an annual Design Sprint produce high-demand graduates.

Graduates of the future

JCU Information Technology graduates develop solutions to complex problems, always focused on the end user. The tiered approach to learning allows students to:

  • develop machine learning and artificial intelligence algorithms
  • create games, apps and websites
  • build programs and software


The possibilities for Information Technology (IT) graduates are endless, offering employment opportunities worldwide. IT skills are required by every industry, and demand continues to grow. Our expert staff will teach you the skills needed to keep up with rapid developments in technology and turn your interests into a rewarding career: design mobile applications and games, or specialise in computer science and networking.

Across our research and teaching, we have a wide range of expertise.