Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Engineering)


Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00591E

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Engineering) is a three year degree which will give you the skills you need to build data systems, architecture and platforms to support big data solutions. Big data is a fast evolving field in business and commerce and there is a growing demand for professionals with the experience to build IT solutions to manage big data.Further information about this course is available on the TAFE NSW Degrees website


Completion of this course requires you to successfully complete 24 subjects (240 credit points) made up of 21 core subjects and 3 elective subjects.


  • Critical Thinking for the IT Professional

Standard entry requirements

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTSApplicants are required to hold, at minimum, one of the following to be considered eligible for admission:- a NSW HSC (Higher School Certificate) or equivalent OR- a recognised Tertiary Preparation Certificate OR- a qualification from a Registered Training Organisation at Certificate IV level or above OR- the completion of at least one year full-time or equivalent in a degree course at a higher education institution.ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTSIn addition to the minimum eligibility requirements all applicants are required to:- submit a short essay, and- attend an interview.SPECIAL ADMISSIONSIf you do not meet the minimum eligibility requirements for this course, you may be able to apply for entry into this course based on mature age or disadvantage. Contact the course coordinator for details of evidence that you should attach to your application.INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTSInternational applicants must meet proof of eligibility and course entry requirements. In addition, international applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate English proficiency at a minimum IELTS level of 6.5 with a minimum level of 6 in any one band. Further information please check the TAFE NSW International Australia website for details on fees and enrolment processes for international students.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Meadowbank Campus Domestic: $31,440
International: $31,440
  • Full-time : 3 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Meadowbank Campus.

**DOMESTIC STUDENTS**Fees are calculated each semester on a per subject basis. See the [TAFE NSW Higher Education Tuition Fees Schedule](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/degrees/applying-and-fees/fees-and-payment) for details.**FEE-HELP**FEE-HELP is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government to help eligible students pay their tuition fees. Find out more [Study Assist website](https://www.studyassist.gov.au/help-loans-and-csps/fee-help)**INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS**International student tuition fees are subject to the TAFE NSW Australia course fee structure. For further information please check the [TAFE NSW International Australia website](http://www.studyintafe.edu.au/home) for details on fees and enrolment processes for international students.**OTHER FEES**In addition to tuition fees, there may be additional resource and/or field trip fees to undertake this course. Students may also be required to purchase textbooks for each subject they are enrolled in.**PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE**Instalment payment options are available for this course. Learn about TAFE NSW [Fees](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/fees).Eligible students can apply for a FEE-HELP student loan to allow you to study this course now and pay later. Find out more about [Help with Fees](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/degrees/applying-and-fees/help-with-fees).**RECOGNITION**Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.Learn about TAFE NSW [Recognition](https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers).

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