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Personalised Learning

Class sizes are small - so you'll benefit from a high teacher to student ratio and a commitment to mentor you to excellence. We take the time to learn what rouses your imagination so we can unearth your unique talents and arm you with the most important skills for your discipline. Best of all, you'll develop solid relationships with both teachers and peers making your overall experience enjoyable as well as extraordinarily rewarding.

Where you fit in

You will join a community of like-minded people where creativity is celebrated, nurtured and imagination knows no limits, helping you to realize extraordinary new heights.

With an energetic buzz around campus, a relaxed, friendly vibe and a range of student clubs to join, rest assured that you'll have fun while you persue your passion and building friendships with students and teachers who share the same interests.

Passionate Teachers

A determining factor in the quality of education at any institute is the teachers. The tools and technology in the digital and creative industries change frequently - so you need to learn from working professionals who understand workplace challenges, who can share their insight and industry experience and most importantly, can connect with students. Our teachers are well versed in the most up-to-date software, hardware, and best-in-class techniques. Best of all, they share the same interests as their students and are committed to developing positive relationships that contribute to strong learning outcomes.

Our Campuses

Sydney
Study for your career in the heart of the city!

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. Our campus houses industry leading facilities to prepare you for an extraordinary career in the digital and creative industry.

 

Level 2, 7 Kelly Street
Ultimo, NSW 2007

Melbourne
Embrace your creativity in Melbourne's inner city playground!

AIT proudly opened its thriving Melbourne Campus in 2015. Located on Spencer Street, directly across from one of the biggest railway interchanges in the Melbourne CBD, Southern Cross Station. Similar to our Sydney campus, AIT Melbourne offers a small, personalised learning environment with access to industry standard equipment and first class teaching facilities. 

 

Level 13 , 120 Spencer Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000

Book a campus tour

Book a campus tour

Meet with one of our student advisors for a personalised tour of the facilities at either our Sydney or Melbourne campus.

 

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Dr Helen Goritsas

Dr Helen Goritsas

Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator, of the Bachelor of Interactive Media

Helen holds a PhD in Screen Arts from the Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney.
Teaching film making and film studies is her passion, and Helen loves mentoring and encouraging students to pursue their creative ideas. By teaching film making courses at AIT in Sydney, Helen hopes to bring out the best in students, to help them make the most of their creative ability, and inspire them.
Helen is also passionate about advocating for women working in the film industry.

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Roshan Weerasuriya

Academic Teacher

Roshan is a senior lecturer in IT, and subject coordinator for AIT’s Bachelor of IT courses, which cover both games programming and mobile app development.
Roshan teaches Java Programming, Digital Project Management, Discrete Mathematics, Foundation Networks, Mobile Apps Android, Enterprise Systems, Introduction to Web, C++, Database Systems, Mobile Apps iOS, and Advanced Studio.

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Vasilios Moutafis

Academic Teacher

Vasilios is a Games Lecturer, Games Developer and Co-Director at Toybox Games Studios. Vasilios is the lead technical artist, senior animator and combat programmer on the Primordials Legends franchise, helping bring the world of Eridal to life. His 5 years as a higher education lecturer have led him to train 100s of students to succeed. Both games and animation have always been his core passion in life leading him to pursue his career as both a Game Developer and Games Lecturer.

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Sandra Luu

Academic Teacher

Sandra Luu is an academic teacher at the Academy of Information Technology. For almost a decade, she has been honing her skills in the higher education sector, working extensively in the field of interactive media. She has in-depth experience developing and teaching practical workshops and higher education courses, delivering in face-to-face, hybrid, and fully online environments. Her background as a freelance filmmaker with a specialisation in video editing converges with her passion for teaching at the Academy of Information Technology to bring you comprehensive yet easy-to-understand courses with a twist of immersion and excitement.

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Nik Sutila

Academic Teacher / Subject Coordinator

Nik is our senior 2D Animation lecturer and has been teaching at AIT for over 10 years. Involved in artist communities surrounding illustration, comics, animation, toy making and game development, Nik's number one belief is to build students up to be the artists they want to be. He has trained graduates that have gone onto work at different animation studios in Australia such as Flying Bark, Cheeky Little Media and others. Nik holds a Masters degree in animation and has a very strong focus on motivating students, unlocking creativity and student well-being.

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Kriss Mahatumaratana

Course Coordinator of the Bachelor of Information Technology

Kriss has been a technology geek since 1996, after completing the Bachelor of Computer Engineering. The variety of project implementation and development during working in an industry help him develop broad knowledge over both hardware and software. He started to share his knowledge and expertise with others in 2001 by becoming an independent IT strategic planning trainer for many companies. He completed a Master of IT Software Engineering and became a Certified Professional (CP) member of the Australian Computer Society. Kriss completed the second Master of IT for research preparation and became a full-time Academic in 2012, and he still provides consultation for small businesses on Technology and Security in his free time

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Carlton Zhu

Academic Teacher / Subject Coordinator

Carlton is a senior game lecturer at AIT. Whilst his Masters degree was in Animation, he has worked in the education space, as well as the game development industry for over 10 years. Over the years, he has trained thousands of students at a Higher Education level, helping many graduates enter the games and creative industry, whilst also creatively led an independent game dev team, having worked on and published several mobile games.

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Vivian Hormiz

Academic Teacher / Subject Coordinator

Vivian Hormiz has been teaching IT since 2014, she has taught different subjects across different universities and institutes including RMIT university, Swinburne university and Charles Sturt university; she taught both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. She has a Masters’ degree in Technology (IT) major in Internet and Web Computing, a Bachelor’s degree in computer science and a Diploma in Web development; she also has Cert 4 in TAE. Vivian has worked in the IT industry as an Application Developer in the telecommunication industry for many years; but her passion was always for teaching, so she left the industry and decided to become a teacher. She is a member of the Australian Computer Society.

Adam Moder

Academic Teacher / Subject Coordinator (3D Art and Animation)

Adam Moder has enjoyed over 20 years as a 3D artist and animator, working in television, interactive media and game development. He has accumulated generalist 3D skills encompassing design, modelling, surfacing, rigging and animation, with production credits including "The Silver Brumby" and "Ocean Girl" animated TV series, and games such as "Spongebob Squarepants - The Yellow Avenger", "Cars - Maternational" and "Unreal 2 - The Awakening". Adam currently freelances as a 3D Animator and has created VR and AR content for clients such as Google Creative Labs and the Melbourne Museum. He initially studied Physics and Maths towards a BSc at Monash before moving into Creative Arts. He has a Cert 4 in TAE and Advanced Diplomas in Performance and Creature Animation from Animation Mentor, as well as several years teaching experience. Adam is a passionate teacher and seeks to inspire students to embrace careers in this fascinating field of study.

Julieta Ormeno

Acting Course Coordinator of the Bachelor of Digital Design / Academic Teacher

Julieta Ormeno is Acting Course Coordinator for the Bachelor of Digital Design and the Diploma of Digital Design at the Academy of Information Technology. Julieta joined the Design Faculty as a Senior Lecturer having taught extensively at both the University of Sydney and The College, Western Sydney University after completing a Bachelor Degree in Art Education at UNSW Art & Design. Her main interests lie in creative problem-solving in education, integrating design thinking into curriculum development and exploring innovative pedagogies that heighten student experiences.

Prior to moving into academia she worked for numerous years in the publishing industry as a senior graphic designer and has extensive skills in branding, digital and print advertising, publication design, web design, and quality assurance for pre-press.

Jenny Pringle

Academic Teacher

Jenny Pringle has been an Academic Teacher at AIT Melbourne since 2017, teaching both Bachelor of Interactive Media and Bachelor of Digital Design students a range of subjects.

Her career has spanned two continents and the fields of Mass Media, MarComms, the Arts, and Higher Education. With strengths in media theory, design theory, visual arts and writing, she is passionate about encouraging and supporting students to develop their curiosity, knowledge and skills, as well as their ability to apply these in both the academic and professional worlds.

Student clubs

AIT has several interest based social clubs where students can meet up and discuss their passions with like-minded creatives. These clubs give students the opportunity to push their creative boundaries and workshop ideas for assignments and personal projects.

PAIS Peer Support Program

The Peer Assisted Improvement Scheme (PAIS) is a free service that links our new students to a senior student who can assist you with your studies. 

Sessions are available every week from week 2. 

Mon/Wed 5pm-8pm and Friday 9am-12pm

Contact student services to learn more!

  • Time management
  • Help with assessments
  • General academic support
  • Guidance from other successful students

Download more info here!

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AIT Library Space

The AIT library catalogue contains the records of over 300 print books, as well as access to 45,000+ e-books and 3,000 online journals.

The Librarian can assist you with:

  • Searching the library catalogue
  • Using and accessing library resources
  • Researching for your assignments
  • Improving your academic writing skills
  • Referencing
  • Academic integrity

Our Community

Founded in 1999, AIT has trained over 5,000 students to be leaders of the future in the digital and creative industries. Our programs and philosophy transform hungry creative minds into the industry’s most sought-after graduates. With two campuses based in Sydney and Melbourne, as well as a dedicated online learning system, Students can study knowing they have access to cutting edge facilities and some of the country's best digital educators.

AIT is proud to be part of iCollege Ltd, an ASX listed organisation committed to providing quality education to domestic and international students. Over 25,000 students study across iCollege's campuses each year. iCollege offers innovative courses spanning across numerous fields including Information Technology, web development, interactive media, business, English language training, interior design, cookery and more.  Learn about iCollege at www.icollege.edu.au

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