Choose hands-on research relevant to your career from a range of options including data mining, cloud computing, business analysis, business intelligence, ICT infrastructure, information management, mobile devices, network design and management, security and forensics, quality assurance, and systems architecture.

What you will learn

  •  Undertake research in a specialist area
  • Complete a thesis or an applied research project
  • Elective options include:
    • Cyber ethics
    • Multimedia application development for mobile devices
    • Network security and forensics
    • Information management
    • Special topic in IT

Career options

  • Multimedia developer
  • Project manager
  • Communications specialist
  • Network manager
  • Security engineer
  • Software engineer
  • IT systems analyst
  • IT business analyst

Entry criteria

A bachelor's degree or postgraduate qualification in information technology or related subject with at least a B grade average at Level 7 or 8, or have the acquired skills and knowledge through relevant work or professional experience.

International students

Minimum IELTS (academic) score of 6.5 with no band score lower than 6, or equivalent.

Further study options

Continue on to other institutions to gain a PhD