Fast facts

Course type: Undergraduate degree
Course length: 3 years
Location: On campus

2017 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 60.00
Guaranteed entry ATAR
: 70.00
Certificate 4 or above
Bonus points: Yes

Admission information setsFlinders University | Bachelor of Information Technology

International students:
FISC Foundation: 6.2, A Levels: 7, IB Diploma: 25, Gao Kao: Tier Two
English requirements

Course overview

The Bachelor of Information Technology is a comprehensive program that emphasises the practical skills needed for successful, long-term careers in the IT industry.

Its comprehensive nature and emphasis on practical skills to meet the information needs of any modern enterprise sets it apart from other courses. 

This course is both highly technical and people-orientated. As well as its scientific and technical focus on areas related to software, network, web, database and internet services, areas such as management, communications and human behaviour are also covered.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

What is Information Technology?

Information technology (IT) covers everything from designing software to managing information systems or providing training. 

It is integral to modern life because it drives innovation and assists us to solve problems in areas such as medical research, climate change, the environment and business.  It has a significant impact upon the creative industries and in the development of new products and services.

Why study Information Technology at Flinders?

The Bachelor of Information Technology at Flinders:

  • prepares you for a long-term career, not just your first job
  • is popular because it is comprehensive and emphasises practical skills
  • produces graduates who are in demand in a growth industry
  • is both technical and people-orientated 
  • is accredited at the professional level with theAustralian Computer Society.

Professional recognition/membership

This program is accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the professional level. 

Courses accredited at this level by the Australian Computer Society are recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Career opportunities

What can I do with my Bachelor of Information Technology degree?  

Combined degree options

You can combine this degree with any other bachelor degree within the College of Science and Engineering, subject to meeting entry requirements.

Combine with the Bachelor of Letters

The Bachelor of Letters is available to all students studying a degree at Flinders and is available in languages, English, creative writing, innovation and enterprise, and sports performance coaching. It enables you to follow your interests and aspirations and enhance your career prospects by undertaking a second area of study in addition to your primary degree. You will graduate with two qualifications, expanding your employment opportunities.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities: None

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

International students: Entry and English requirements


Domestic students
SATAC code: 214201
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC Uniweb 
Annual fees:

Place type: Commonwealth supported

2018: $9,132

International students
CRICOS code: 020067D
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: How to apply 
Annual fees:

2018: $28,400
2019: $31,200




  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.


Credit transfer

Refer to credit transfer for further information.

Related courses

Further study options 

Course brochures

Domestic students
Computing and mathematics (PDF 2MB)
International students

International course guides