Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Graduate Certificate in Information Technology

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

If you're looking to develop your information technology discipline knowledge, this is the course for you. You will learn to employ existing IT methods and approaches to address discipline-specific problems. Your design and problem solving skills will result in useful and usable IT solutions. Completing this course in as little as six-months full-time, or one year part-time, you will be able to provide real value in the workplace immediately. You will graduate with the personal skills required to continue your development as an IT professional.


To graduate with a Certificate in Information Technology you are required to complete 48 credit points of course units consisting of: 48 credit points of core units, comprising of eight 6 credit points of IT foundation units.


  • Information Technology

Standard entry requirements

  • You must have one of: A recognised bachelor degree (or higher qualification) in any discipline
  • Or
  • A recognised diploma (or higher qualification) in information technology followed by at least two years full-time (or equivalent) professional work experience in the information technology field
  • Or
  • At least five years full-time (or equivalent) professional work experience in the information technology field.

Study pathways

The QUT Graduate Certificate in Information Technology is located at Level 8 of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). Graduates will be eligible for entry into IN19 Graduate Diploma in Information Technology and IN20 Master of Information Technology with a reduced course duration.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Gardens Point Domestic: $13,400
International: $19,300
  • Full-time : 6 months
  • Part-time : 12 months

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