International Course Info

Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Infrastructure Engineering)

  • National Code: NOCODE
  • CRICOS Code: 095515J

This professional qualification in Data Infrastructure Engineering is a three year degree which will give you the skills you need to build data systems, architecture and platforms to support big data solutions.


Big data is a fast evolving field in business and commerce and there is a growing demand for professionals with the expertise to build information technology (IT) solutions to manage big data.

You will learn about IT systems, concepts and methodologies, and develop a comprehensive knowledge of networking, technology and systems, data security and infrastructure engineering. As well as studying theory, you will develop analytical and critical evaluation skills that you will apply to practical projects and simulated workplaces.

When you complete this course you will be able to work in a range of roles related to managing the security of big data.

Practical Experience

The degree enables students to learn using a practical hands-on approach and to develop skills such as communication, problem solving and critical thinking,
resulting in well-trained, analytical IT specialists. Presentations and case studies by leading professional experts allow students to develop tools and techniques for managing big data and other IT challenges facing the business world today.

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Infrastructure Engineering) prepares students to sit for recognised industry certifications (such as Cisco and CCNA).

Subject area: Information Technology

Course code:
Course fee:
A$59,520 - A$60,960
3 Years


  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • A pass in Year 12 Mathematics or equivalent
  • AND
  • Interview (conducted in person or by phone/skype depending on the location of the student) See the TAFE NSW Bachelor courses entry requirements page for all acceptable minimum English Language and Academic requirements.

  • Academic IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0 or TOEFL (iBT) 79

    FOR 2020

    Meadowbank Total course fee: A$59,520 Enrol: Feb , Jul

    FOR 2021

    Meadowbank Total course fee: A$60,960 Enrol: Feb


    To receive the Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Infrastructure Engineering) students must complete all core units and, if available, a range of additional units.

    Note: Additional units contain compulsory and elective units which may vary between each semester and campus, and will depend on a number of considerations including the packaging rules for the qualification and demand for the unit.





    Course fees and duration can vary based on the Institute you want to study at, the entry requirements for the course, and the year you will begin study.

    Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from A$300 - $1,000 per course.


    • Project Manager
    • Data Infrastructure Engineer
    • Big Data Infrastructure Engineer
    • Data Engineer