Diploma of Information Technology

Does future focused technology ignite your interest? Do you have a passion for computers? Are you curious to discover how things work? Tomorrow’s web designers, software engineers and app developers take their first step with a UTS Information Technology degree.

Our focus is to build your skills, develop your confidence and prepare you for success at university, and in your future career in Information Technology. We offer the UTS Foundation Studies and a degree pathway (diploma) in Information Technology, which leads straight into the second year of your UTS IT degree*. 

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Why choose to study IT with us?

3 reasons to start your IT studies here in Colombo:

  • Guaranteed path to Australia’s no. 1 ranked young university - UTS
  • Study close to home at our brand-new Colombo campus 
  • Benefit from small classes, ongoing support and a quality curriculum produced by UTS academics

3 reasons to complete your studies at the UTS IT School in Sydney: 

  • Study with a leader: Ranked No. 29 in the world for Computer Science (ARWU 2019)
  • Put your skills into practice from day one: complete an internship as part of your degree, take part in industry challenges, hackathons and showcases.
  • Study in Australia’s start-up capital: Where 40% of Sydney’s tech-start-ups are located.

IT pathways

Receive 48 credit points towards the following UTS degrees.

  • Bachelor of Information Technology 
  • Bachelor of Computing Science (Hons) 
  • Bachelor of Artificial Inteligence 
  • Bachelor of Cybersecurity 
  • Bachelor of Science in Games Development
  • Bachelor of Information Systems 

Receive 42 credit points towards the following UTS degrees.
  • Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Information Technology (combined degree)
  • Bachelor or Forensic Science
  • Bachelor of Criminology /B Cybersecurity


Career prospects

  • ICT Business Analyst
  • Computer Animator  
  • Computer Games Designer/Developer
  • IT Consultant
  • Programmer
  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Developer
  • Network Specialist
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Project Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Test Analyst
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Cyber Security Specialist
  • Cryptocurrencies

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Paths to UTS

The pathway you take to UTS will depend on your current academic and English qualifications and how long you want to study in Sri Lanka before coming to Australia.

Scholarships and UTS College in Sydney


As part of our ongoing commitment to educating the world’s future leaders, UTS College is proud to offer a wide range of scholarships for both new and continuing students.

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*Subject to successful completion of a diploma with no more than 2 subject fails and depends on the course you choose. 

UTS College Sydney 

If you are interested in accessing a broader range of study options you can check out our offerings in Sydney.

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