School of
Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

The University is required to allocate an ASCED (Australian Standard Classification of Education) code to all research higher degree candidates. This code represents the candidate's Field of Education, is reported to the Federal government in each DEST (Department of Education, Science and Training) Submission, and is used by the Federal government when allocating funding to the University under the Research Training Scheme (RTS).

The School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering utilises the following 6 ASCED Codes and Fields of Education:

  • 020199 COMPUTER SCIENCE
  • 020119 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
  • 020399 INFORMATION SYSTEMS
  • 031301 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
  • 031305 COMPUTER ENGINEERING
  • 039903 BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING