Bachelor of Information Technology

Federation University Australia | Brisbane

IT is an integral element of our lives, and continues to evolve and impact upon society and our futures. Our newly restructured IT degree gives you the flexibility to complete a stand-alone core along with an in-depth specialisation of your choice. You can enrol in electives from across the university, complementing your IT studies to tailor your own unique study plan. We support you to develop strong communication, academic and problem solving skills; critical attributes for success in the IT sector. You will learn programming skills to facilitate smooth communication with software developers, and explore web design, systems modelling and user experience. All provide you with the foundations to pursue your desired IT career, or to move on to a specialisation. Participation in our professional engagement course gives you the opportunity to network and enhance your knowledge of the IT industry. You will also build awareness of the latest research and developments, and explore the extent to which IT is embedded in areas as diverse as health, education, industry and more.

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At a glance

Type of Institution: University
Level: Undergraduate
Campus/Location: Brisbane
Institution CRICOS: 00103D


  • Networking and Security, Big Data and Analytics, Cloud and Enterprise Computing, Business Information Systems, Games Development, Mobile App Development, Software Development, Information technology.

When you enrol with FedUni, you’re getting a head start for your career. Our knowledgeable academics and industry integrated programs ensure FedUni students are given every opportunity to find high earning employment post-graduation.


FedUni Brisbane offers the following scholarships to international students:

  • Emerging Leaders Scholarship – all successful applicants receive a 20 per cent discount off tuition fees when you enrol to study with FedUni Brisbane.*
  • Professional Internship Scholarship – provides graduates a free 16-week internship or $2,000 towards your Professional Year Program.*

Guaranteed internship

We’re closing the gap between study and career with our Graduate Professional Year Program. All students’ internship placements are matched to your professional background and future career goals. You’ll spend time immersed in a host company alongside Australian professionals where you will contribute to the Australian workshop and form connections in industry.

Connecting you to industry leaders

Our programs are integrated with real-world industry experiences, connecting students to leading Australian businesses. All international students can participate in a live industry recruitment experience helping you prepare for employment whilst studying. This opportunity has already seen students successfully gain paid employment!

Destination FedUni Brisbane

Brisbane’s warm tropical climate attracts over 85,000 international students each year (Choose Brisbane, 2018). Aside from 283 days of sunshine each year, the low cost of living and booming employment market has helped name Brisbane as the fastest-growing capital city in Australia! Our city celebrates diversity, providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all international students. 


FedUni Brisbane welcomes new course intakes in March, July and November each year. We offer a selection of the university’s most popular degrees under three key disciplines: Business, Finance and Technology.

Undergraduate Courses

  • Business and Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Commerce and Accounting
  • Economics and Finance
  • Information Technology

Postgraduate Courses

  • Business Administration
  • Health Services Management
  • Professional Accounting
  • Enterprise Systems and Business Analytics
  • Software Engineering

Fast track options are also available.

English Language Courses

If you don’t meet the English requirements for the course of your choice, you can study an English and Academic Preparation (EAP) program. Study can be as short as five, 10, 15 and 20 weeks, and gives students a great platform to achieve academic success.

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Tailored Student Support

Your FedUni experience begins before you arrive, with pre-arrival support and airport transfers, all the way through to our Alumni network, which connects you for life. 

The student support team is here to help you settle into your new community and succeed in your studies. We can assist you with information about community services and programs, social and cultural events, language and academic support, health and counselling services.


Our award-winning Brisbane campus boasts a city location keeping students connected to industry while they study. The large facilities have contemporary learning spaces fitted out with leading technology, wi-fi, computer labs, private study spaces, kitchen facilities, dining areas, a prayer room and sofas. 


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