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

  • Young Cambodians coding their way to future careers

    Cambodians Childrens Trust

    They may not own computers or know how to blog or tweet yet but learning computer programming may help many Cambodian children find their way into future careers. More...

  • Unloseable success

    Unloseable success

    Young students with a vision of entrepreneurial success will be mentored by industry professionals through the new Sydney Accelerator Network (SAN) launched at the University of Sydney's School of Information Technologies. More... 28 January 2015

  • 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