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

  • Solutions for Big Data

    Solutions for Big Data

    University of Sydney cloud-computing experts Professor Albert Zomaya and Dr Young Choon Lee will work with researchers in the United Arab Emirates to find better methods for exploring and exploiting large quantities of stored data. More... 29 October 2014

  • Kenny and the Chromosomes

    Kenny and the Chromosomes

    When University of Sydney PhD candidate Kenny Sabir isn't composing music he is deconstructing chromosomes. The musician and IT student won the University's Three Minute Thesis finals held on the weekend with his presentation on understanding chromosome structures. More... 2 September 2014

  • Graphic Medicine

    Graphic Medicine

    Biomedical imaging is transforming medicine with movie-like CGI and large data sets playing a central role in the revolution according to the University of Sydney biomedical engineers hosting the 31st Computer Graphics International Conference. More... 12 June 2014

  • Artificial intelligence annotates medical images

    Artificial intelligence annotates medical images

    Biomedical research students at the University of Sydney been awarded 1st place in the annual Cross Language Evaluation Forum image challenge for developing a unique algorithm that automatically analyses 3D computed tomographic liver images. More... 4 June 2014