Welcome to the School of Information Technologies

Welcome to Information Technologies at Sydney. We are committed to excellence in research, teaching and consultancy.

Our research activities are strongly focussed in the areas of algorithmics and applications, enterprise computing, human centred computing and IT applications in health care. Much of our research is interdisciplinary and internationally collaborative.

Our undergraduate and postgraduate courses are accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS), teaching fundamental principles and practical skills in IT, and establishing the foundations for an entire career.

The School of IT has a purpose built building with state of the art facilities, maintaining its position as a key teaching and research institution.

What's happening

  • China calls on cloud computing expert

    China calls on cloud computing expert

    Australian cloud computing specialist Professor Albert Zomaya from the University of Sydney will work with one of China’s leading tertiary institution to create more environmentally sustainable data centres. More...
    29 November 2016

  • Atomic blueprint device: a winner

    Atomic blueprint device: a winner

    Dr Peter Liddicoat, a recipient of AMP Tomorrow funds and PhD graduate of Materials Engineering, has developed a new microscope that can unravel the ‘DNA’ of inorganic materials. More...
    24 November 2016

  • Today’s innovation is tomorrow’s history

    Today’s innovation is tomorrow’s history

    Professor Athman Bouguettaya says "Cloud computing, Big Data and the Internet of Things are the three key emergent paths for research innovations and those studying to be IT professionals." More...
    23 November 2016

  • Winning team hacks through high pedestrian accident rate

    SydneyHack 2016: Pedestrian Safety Hackathon

    The winners of the recent SydneyHack2016 have paired their strong technological skills with their sound social conscience to hack through a genuine social problem: the high number of pedestrian deaths on NSW roads. More...
    16 September 2016