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.
Important visual sequences in news, security or personal camera footage will be faster to identify thanks to a keyframe technique developed by University of Sydney researchers. More... 25 October 2013
The University of Sydney researcher behind Scaffold Hunter, prize-winning open source software, has been invited to attend the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Mentor summit held in San Francisco, USA. More... 17 October 2013
Robots are often assigned mundane tasks that are too boring or dangerous for human hands. But Fabio Ramos is helping to produce a new breed of intelligent robots with applications more ambitious than vacuuming the floor or dealing with unexploded bombs. More... 14 October 2013. (Photo: Ted Sealey)
Oatley has been selected as the best Sydney suburb to trial Neighbourhood Networks, a new online site developed by University of Sydney information technologies researchers. More... 10 October 2013