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

  • 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

  • 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