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

  • Early pioneer of computer science wins prestigious award

    Early pioneer of computer science wins prestigious award

    There are two sides to the work of Emeritus Professor Vaughan Pratt. He is a pioneering mathematical theorist who has consistently opened up new areas of thought. He is also a real-world problem solver tackling everything from self-driving cars to his new field of investigation, climate change. More...
    12 April 2017

  • Fostering entrepreneurship beyond the lecture hall

    Fostering entrepreneurship beyond the lecture hall

    When you're a 17-year-old with a passion to change the world, it's not just about choosing the right degree at the best university, it's about the possibilities offered beyond the lecture hall. More...
    29 March 2017

  • Coding for kids summer school

    Coding for kids summer school

    The NCSS Summer School brings together talented young people for an intensive course of computer programming and website development at the University of Sydney’s School of Information Technologies. More...
    25 January 2017

  • Highly-cited researcher joins School of Information Technologies

    The Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies has attracted high-profile researcher, Professor Dacheng Tao, who will join the School of Information Technologies on 5 December. More..
    24 November 2016

  • 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