Master of Information Technology

Design and build innovative solutions to the problems of tomorrow. Gain hands-on experience in information technology with advanced critical analysis skills and comprehensive knowledge of tools and technologies. Learn from leading industry experts who can develop your expertise in computing, business informatics, and interactive technologies and game design.

#1 in Queensland

for learner engagement Good Universities Guide 2023, PG Computing

Next-level networking

Make industry connections

Future-proof career

An innovative qualification


  • Cairns: February, May, September
  • Brisbane: February, May, September



^estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


2 years full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree; or equivalent.

Course Code


Course detail

Real stories

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    Wei-Chih Lin

    Master of Information Technology

    I chose the Master of Information Technology at JCU because it is highly regarded in the I.T. industry, and the subjects taught are practical and relevant to current applications. It is a supportive community that I am pleased to be part of.

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    Alzayat Saleh

    Master of Information Technology, now completing a Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology)

    I pursued the Master’s program because of JCU’s excellent research culture and focus. I have been given multiple opportunities for developing my research skills and continuing education through hands-on and training courses. This has helped for a successful transition into the PhD program.

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    Lindsay Ward

    Information Technology

    JCU is a great choice for IT because of its attentive staff, strong industry connections and its award-winning program of integrating Design Thinking across all years of the degree to give students industry-ready skills for the future.

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    Gareck Packer

    GP One

    JCU graduates are eager to contribute and take on challenges. A graduate’s university experience instills a habit for learning that continues into the workplace, and because of this they’re resourceful and driven. JCU graduates inject great ideas into the business and we’ll continue to rate highly those with a degree.