Bachelor of Business Information Technology (Professional)

Swinburne University of Technology

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00111D

Maximise your employability, gain state-of-the-art skills in analysis, design, programming, implementation and management of systems in modern business. See yourself as a future leader of Australia's IT industry with a Bachelor of Business Information Technology (Professional). One of Australia's most prestigious IT degrees, the program is sponsored by 20 of Australia's top organisations and includes an industry-funded scholarship of $40,000 paid over the three years of your course. Developed with the IT industry, this innovative course sees you work directly with Swinburne's industry partners, such as Accenture, Deloitte, GE and KPMG for 40 weeks.


  • Students complete at least 400 credit points comprising of: 8 core units of study (100 credit points) 8 units of study from the Business Technology major (100 credit points) 8 units of Secondary studies (100 credit points) comprising of: - co-major in Computer Science
  • OR - 2 minors or advanced minors from Data Management advanced minor, Data Analytics advanced minor, Computer Science minor, Web Development minor
  • or - 1 of the above minors or advanced minors and 4 electives 4 units of study from the Professional Placement co-major (100 credit points)

Standard entry requirements

Successful completion of: the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including Certificates, Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, Associate Degrees and Degrees). Course prerequisites VCE Units 3 and 4 - a minimum study score of 25 in any English (except EAL) or 30 in English as Alternate Language (EAL) or equivalent VCE Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 20 in any Mathematics Applicants who do not meet the mathematics prerequisites for this course will be required to successfully complete Swinburne's MathsLink Further Mathematics bridging program. Other requirements Prior to selection into the course, all shortlisted candidates are required to attend a briefing session on the course and an interview. The briefing explains in detail about the course and is designed to ensure students enter the course with realistic expectations. Interviews are non-technical and assess the candidate's suitability for the course. Selection is based upon academic merit and interview.


This course is professionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS)

Study pathways

Pathways allow students to progress from one qualification to another where the first course is recognised as an entry requirement and/or provides advanced standing to the second. Credit is granted in recognition of previous study and/or experience and allows students to gain advanced standing towards their course. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about credit.

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