Study with the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in information technology, computer science, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.

Our degrees give students industry experience through industry-based learning and industry-based projects. Many of our graduates have been recruited by leading tech companies, both nationally and internationally.

Information technology courses

Information technology courses

Explore a future in artificial intelligence, data science and cybersecurity, and become an IT specialist.

Build strong foundations in innovation and creative thinking to join some of the world’s fastest-moving industries.

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Student experience

Student experience

We offer students an industry-led experience, giving them unique skills in a range of emerging fields.

Our students have access to world class facilities, a supportive learning environment and industry leaders.

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Women in information technology

Women in information technology

IT professionals sit at the forefront of innovation. We need to make sure that women are fully represented.

Build your future-focused career in computer science and information technology. Join us and study at La Trobe.

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Women can help make the world a better place through careers in computer science and information technology. La Trobe is internationally recognised as a world-leading university, offering outstanding learning experiences, with key industry leaders, to drive innovation.

Dr Lianhua Chi
Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

Feature stories

We are educating the next generation of information technology professionals.

Study information technology

Study information technology

Get immersed in real world problems, learn technical skills from the experts and study in top quality labs.

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Improving Bendigo Creek

Improving Bendigo Creek

Our students are using Internet of Things technology to help improve the health of Bendigo Creek.

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Engineering and IT showcase

Engineering and IT showcase

Our student projects are delivering solutions in partnership with industry and government agencies.

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