Information Technology Leadership
For IT professionals seeking career advancement, this unique, innovative program awards a postgraduate qualification based on recognition of professional practice.
Deakin’s professional practice IT degrees offer a credible, assessed alternative to standard university learning.
This program is ideal for busy professionals who want to provide evidence of their knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience. This is then assessed to obtain a suite of credentials that recognise their professional expertise.
What do I need to apply?
Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by your previous academic record.
You can enrol in these internationally-recognised postgraduate qualifications if you have already completed an undergraduate degree or have other evidence of equivalent academic capability.
The Deakin Graduate Certificate consists of two programs and four Professional Practice credentials. You can complete the degree in one year or less depending on your individual circumstances but have up to two years if you need more time.
Minimum admission criteria:
All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
Entry will be based on performance in:
- At least five years relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent)
For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection Policy visit The Guide.
At the start of your degree we will help you to develop a plan for completing units and credentials that meets your particular needs.
Deakin offers a range of scholarships. If you’ve got something special to offer Deakin – or you just need the financial help to get you here – we may have a scholarship opportunity for you. Search or browse through our scholarships.
Additional fees may apply and course fees may be subject to change.