Information Technology Program

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The Information Technology (IT) Program at Victoria University sits within the College of Arts, Business, Law, Education and IT.

Our high-quality programs acknowledge the increasingly important role IT plays in digital transformation, cyber security, data analytics, and the global revolution brought about by breakthroughs in general artificial intelligence.

Our research and course delivery focuses on high-demand areas – such as cyber security, software development, networking, AI, and data science. Courses offered by the IT Program are industry standard and lead to excellent career opportunities.

We are responsible for supporting and guiding students who are studying AI, cyber security, data science, IT, and information technology project management. 

Partnerships & collaborations

Victoria University’s IT strategy will put us on the global map as a leader developing AI-integrated course content and research, in collaboration with industry.

Our graduates are equipped with advanced digital skills, ready to lead and innovate in an increasingly AI-driven world.

We have strong partnerships across health, industry and business that provide opportunities for collaboration on 'smart' advances and cyber security. Our Cyber Security Training Centre is run in collaboration with Cisco.

Facilities

We offer a diverse range of specialised equipment and devices to both undergraduate and postgraduate students for study and research purposes.

These resources encompass a wide array of items to enhance the learning and research experience. This includes:

  • Internet of Things (IoT) smart devices
  • desktop computers
  • laptops
  • robots
  • electronic bikes.

VU stories

 Image of Monika Mathur
Securing cyber success
Certificate IV in Cyber Security 22603VIC (previously Certificate IV in Cyber Security 22334VIC)
"The most valuable thing about the course is the knowledge and confidence we gain from the hands-on work placements. I learnt from experts who supported and inspired me with their career journeys."
Read Monika's story

Our people

Our staff are leaders in their fields, and work closely with our research institutes to progress understanding and use of digital technologies.

Program leadProfessor Yuan Miao