Master of Information and Communications Technology

Western Sydney University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00917K; 02851G (WS, The College)

This program sets the foundation for students to advance their careers in Information and Communications Technology and/or continue further learning in this discipline. Students will be required to complete a work experience component in addition to a number of core and elective units. Students may also chose to complete a specialisation out of the available specialisations for this course. It is focused on getting students engaged in enquiry-based learning to acquire knowledge in established theories and recent state-of-the-art developments. Students are also expected develop skills in problem solving and research practice and apply those skills in a professional and ethical framework to develop themselves as lifelong learners.

Designed for

Computing professionals and recent graduates keen to work in the information and communications technologies sector


Structure varies based on the student's previous study background and level, and work experience. Students are categorised into 3 Pathways based on their previous study background and work experience and course structure and length is set accordingly.


  • Information and communications technology

Standard entry requirements

Bachelor or Masters degree in any discipline


Australian Computer Society

Study pathways

This course has three pathways that vary in length and structure based on previous study and work experience.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Parramatta International: $49,920 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Sydney City International: $49,920 Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Parramatta.

International students can complete the course in 1.5 years.

Campuses: Sydney City.

Intl fees shown are for 1.5 year duration.

Further information

Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application.

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