Graduate Diploma of Information Technology

Swinburne University of Technology

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

The Graduate Diploma of Information Technology provides you with the practical skills related to the design, construction, operation and support of Information Technology solutions. You’ll learn entry-level skills and techniques as well as the research skills needed to assess the effectiveness of a solution or technology. This qualification is also aimed at students from non-IT backgrounds who want to transition into the industry.


  • To qualify for the award of Graduate Diploma of Information Technology students must complete 150 credit points comprising: Eleven (11) core units (137.5 credit points)
  • One (1) elective (12.5 credit points)


  • Information technology

Standard entry requirements

  • Applicants are required to have completed: a bachelor degree (or higher award) in any discipline (with few or no studies in information technology – less than one third of the degree)
  • Or the Graduate Certificate of Information Technology
  • Or the Postgraduate Qualifying Program (available to International applicants only).

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