Operating since 1999, AIT has educated thousands of students from all over the world who have gone on to build successful careers in the IT and digital industries. AIT’s courses are delivered using the latest industry tools and supported by specialist educators that are passionate about the industry. AIT is committed to ensuring students develop the right knowledge, skills and attitudes to complete their courses and confidently enter the workforce. The academic team are specialists in their course disciplines and have a deep level of engagement within the broader digital industry.
Centrally located in the heart of Sydney's education precinct, AIT's campus has been designed to create an atmosphere that is conducive to creativity and learning. The campus houses industry-leading facilities to prepare students for an extraordinary career in the digital and creative industry.
Why Academy of Information Technology - Sydney
- Campus Life: AIT aims to connect students with industry to help them land the job of their dreams when they graduate. AIT regularly hosts presentations and industry events. Previous events have included presentations from concept art teams such as Creative Art Director, Damien Drew (Alien: Covenant), Colin Gibson (Mad Max), Deborah Riley (Game of Thrones), Lewis Morley (The Matrix, Star Wars) and Disney Animator Jose Velaya (The Lion Gard, The Simpsons).
- Facilities: The Sydney campus is conveniently located in the heart of Sydney’s educational precinct, close to Central Station, Broadway Shopping Centre and Chinatown. It is a lively and safe area, with an energetic vibe. The funky warehouse campus is friendly, with lots of spaces for relaxing and creative exchange.
- Hands-On Learning: AIT has a hands-on, progressive approach to learning with a strong emphasis on practical application to complement theory. There is dedicated time for students to work on their portfolio, which they can then present to prospective employers, and a dedicated industry liaison who connects students to internships and mentorships, whilst raising student profiles across prospective employers.
- Portfolio Development: There are regular opportunities for students to network with industry, get their work recognised and gain feedback from industry practitioners in The Forge and Advanced Studio. First-class events including Master Talks with high-profile artists and annual awards evenings give industry recognition to students and their work.