Postgraduate courses in IT

Online IT courses to take your career to the next level

Why study postgraduate IT courses online?

Technology is progressing at rapid speed, as is the workforce that surrounds it. It’s a field that demands you stay ahead of the curve. And an online postgraduate IT course can help you do just that.

If you’re thinking about up-skilling, or a career change into the IT field, the employment landscape is showing positive signs. An additional 44,000 jobs are expected to be created in computer science in the next five years alone. It’s where skilled professionals are needed. People just like you.

Whether you’re looking to expand your knowledge in cyber security, internet communications, information systems or something else entirely – we can help you achieve it. Not to mention fit it in with your lifestyle. Study anywhere, anytime with Open Universities Australia and you can make your IT career goals a reality.


Postgraduate IT subjects

Postgraduate qualification levels explained


Graduate Certificate
4 subjects | AQF Level 8

A generalist qualification ideal for postgraduates wanting to develop skills in a specific area.

Graduate Diploma
8 subjects | AQF Level 8

A concentrated approach to important skills for postgraduate students seeking a higher level of understanding.

Masters Degree
11-16 subjects | AQF Level 9

A full program of learning to develop postgraduates’ advanced knowledge for professional practice.

Get going with OUA

Compare and apply

With courses from leading Australian universities, we’ll help you find the right postgraduate qualification for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.

Work out your finances

During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a FEE-HELP student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.

Get credit for your success

We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. If you’re bringing relevant study or work experience with you, you can enter with credit and complete your postgraduate course even faster.

Why study online through OUA?

Find the right course for you

Explore and choose from 350+ degrees and 1,870+ subjects from leading Australian unis.

Target specific skills and knowledge

Complete postgraduate single subjects to upskill you one topic at a time.

Get the credit you deserve

Apply for credit for past study, or your work experience, and finish faster.

Graduate with a degree from a leading uni

Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same qualification as on-campus students.

Fit your learning around your busy life

Load up on subjects, slow down with just one, or take time off when you need a break.

We're here to help

Our student advisors can assist you with your enrolment, help you plan your studies and answer any questions about how studying through OUA works.