Does future focused technology ignite your interest? Do you have a passion for computers? Are you curious to discover how things work? Tomorrow’s web designers, software engineers and app developers take their first step with a UTS Information Technology degree.

Our focus is to build your skills, develop your confidence and prepare you for success at university, and in your future career in Information Technology. We offer the UTS Foundation Studies (for international students only) and a Diploma of Information Technology, which leads straight into the second year of your UTS IT degree*.

If you have relevant prior qualifications and want to further your career, we also offer a Graduate Certificate in Technology Practice (international students only) which provides 24 credit points^ towards a UTS Master of Information Technology (or Extension) or a Master of Data Science and Innovation. 

*Subject to successful completion of a diploma with the required Grade Point Average (GPA) and depends on the course you choose. ^Subject to passing all graduate certificate program units and no more than one credit bearing subject failure for the Master of Data Science and Innovation. 

Fast track into 2nd year UTS
Fast track into 2nd year UTS

Fast track into 2nd year UTS

Industry guest speakers

Industry guest speakers

Part of the UTS family

Part of the UTS family

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Big in support small in size

Diploma of Information Technology course details

Graduate Certificate in Technology Practice course details

Paths to UTS

The pathway you take to UTS will depend on your current academic and English qualifications.

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Degree majors

Receive 42 credit points towards the following UTS degrees. 

  • Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (combined degree)

Receive 48 credit points towards the following UTS degrees.

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (International students only)
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Diploma in IT Professional Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Games Development
  • Bachelor of Computing Science (Honours)

Career prospects

  • ICT Business Analyst
  • Computer Animator  
  • Computer Games Designer/Developer
  • IT Consultant
  • Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Network Specialist
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Project Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Test Analyst
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Security Specialist

Alumni success

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Anubhav studied Diploma of IT at UTS College and Bachelor of IT at UTS. He is now the Co-Founder of GoDoctor.

My degree laid a theoretical and practical IT groundwork that I've used throughout my career in all the technology companies I have co-founded.

Anubhav studied Diploma of IT at UTS College and Bachelor of IT at UTS. He is now the Co-Founder of GoDoctor.

Terry studied Bachelor of Information Technology at UTS. He is now the CEO & CTO at Gix Entertainment.

When I discovered that UTS was the #1 in Australia for IT, then there was no choice, only UTS.

Terry studied Bachelor of Information Technology at UTS. He is now the CEO & CTO at Gix Entertainment.