University of New England UNE

Diploma in Information Technology

University of New England UNE

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00003G

Information technology professionals are responsible for designing the software that permeates every area of modern living, from the smallest personal device to automating entire industries, as well as creating systems that handle and analyse incredible amounts of data.If you are new to the IT field, our Diploma in Information Technology will give you a solid grounding in the essential principles of computer science, as well as the flexibility to add to your mathematical or data science skills, depending on your background and career aspirations. If you are more experienced in the field, it will give you the opportunity to extend your skills in areas that are relevant to your current and future career plans.Information technology and computing increasingly defines how we operate in a rapidly changing world, and demand for IT professionals is at an all-time high and predicted to increase. Our Diploma in IT will help you secure your future and broaden your career options.


To qualify for the award a candidate must pass units to the value of 48 credit points.


  • Mathematics, software development, cybersecurity, programming, data science.

Standard entry requirements

Entry is based on recent secondary (ATAR), VET study, or work experience. English language requirements must also be met.

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus International: $31,600 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year
UNE Armidale (main campus) International: $31,600 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 4 years

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