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La Trobe University

The complete Australian University Experience

Cricos: 00115M, August 2009

Why Study in Australia?

Excellence and Recognition

Australian Qualification = International Recognition

Quality Assurance

Australian Universities adhere to rigorous consumer protection of Education services, ESOS Act 2000 and Australian Quality Framework (AQF)


Australia is a safe, friendly and harmonious country.


Enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world. Living costs and tuition fees are affordable and comparable to the United Kingdom and United States, and can be offset with part-time work


Student support forms a large part of Australia’s education system, helping students adjust and to achieve their goals

Why choose La minutes from Melbourne’s CBDTrobe University?

  • World class University, Uniquely Australian Experience!

    Established in 1967, and named after the first Governor of Victoria, Charles La Trobe.

    Outstanding reputation and excellent rankings

    • Among Australia's top 15 universities, and Victoria's top 3 universities (SJTU 2008)

      Comprehensive Research University, encompassing five Faculties

    • Over 260 global research linkages

    • Member of the IRU and INU

    • 33 specialised research centres

      Industry linkages, and all courses developed in response to industry demands

    • Microsoft Centre and Research and Development Park

    • $27Million Biotechnology Centre

Why choose La Trobe University? minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Unbeatable campus lifestyle!

  • Multi-campus university with opportunity to study in stunning natural environments - a true Australian university setting

  • Around 26,500 students including approximately 3,000 international students from over 60 countries and over 3,000 staff

  • Comprehensive – Study Abroad, Undergraduate, Masters and PHD

  • Safe and supportive environment for international students with a wide range of support services

  • Extensive on-campus housing

About minutes from Melbourne’s CBDLaTrobe – Bundoora Campus

  • Australian Campus, Cosmopolitan Lifestyle!

  • La Trobe University’s main campus 30 to 40 minutes from Melbourne’s city centre & easily accessible by public transport

  • One of Australia’s most attractive university campuses with native parklands and a wild-life sanctuary

  • Sports and fitness clubs and facilities

  • Student clubs and societies

  • Cafes, restaurants, bookshop, library, hairdresser, medical facility, dental services, weekly market, etc.

  • Strong sense of community, very social campus

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La Trobe’s Study Abroad Program minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Available in all faculties/study areas

  • Flexible – take subjects across faculties

  • Discover Australia/Australian Studies Program

  • Guaranteed on campus housing

  • Many scholarships available – Ambassador Program

  • Edge of the Outback: Photography Short Course

  • MBA Study Abroad Program

  • Volunteer opportunities – Wildlife Sanctuary

  • Welcome Festival and Semester Activities

  • Pre-orientation Camp

  • Welcome Festival and Activities

  • Excursions

  • Integrate with local and internationals students

La Trobe University – Accommodation minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

Residential Services assist students with finding on-campus and off-campus accommodation.

On-Campus accommodation

Colleges at Bundoora – Menzies, Chisholm and Glenn

Halls available at Bendigo

Catered and self-catered options

A few minutes walk to classes

Affordable – commencing from 260 per week

Apartments and Graduate House also available for PG students

Off-campus Accommodation

Share houses, inner city apartments

Rent from approximately 140 – 200 per week + bills

Be prepared – it can take a few weeks to find accommodation!

La Trobe University – Life On-Campus minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

Orientation Activities

Welcome to La Trobe! International students also participate in a specially designed Welcome Festival

Residential Colleges

Strong community spirit – residents are expected to engage and become involved!


La Trobe offers Student and Faculty Balls as well as formal dinners across many of the campuses.


La Trobe wouldn’t be a truly Australian university without the traditional barbie! Held throughout the year on-campus

22 clubs to choose from including….

Surfing ([email protected])

Scuba (REEF)

Snow sports (LUST)


La Trobe University – Support Services minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Specialised support services to help students adjust to a new culture and landscape

  • Assistance with English language and academic skills

  • Visa and Health Insurance

  • Careers and Employment Service

  • Counselling service

  • Free online IT training

  • Religious services/facilities

  • Organised social activities and events

  • Free airport pick-up and railway

  • Temporary accommodation booking service

  • Returning Home Program

  • Welcome Festival and Orientation program to assist with transition to studying in Australia and at La Trobe University.

La Trobe University – Scholarships minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • La Trobe has established one of most generous scholarship programs for international students of any Australian institution:

    • Academic Excellence Scholarships

    • 2009 Study Abroad Ambassador Scholarships

    • One year Master Scholarships (European students)

    • Undergraduate Scholarships

    • IDP Mobility Scholarships

    • Postgraduate Coursework Scholarships

    • Postgraduate Research Scholarships

    • Postdoctoral Fellowships

    • Scholarships for English Language & Culture Studies

    • Fellowships

La Trobe University – Entrance Requirements minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Entry Requirements

    • Academic – USsually 2.5 GPA minimum for Study Abroad

    • English

  • Academic Calendar

    • Semester 1: February -June

    • Semester 2: July – November

    • PG Law, PG Education and MBA have different start dates

  • Application Deadlines

    • Rolling admissions, but check with representative for internal deadlines

    • Some courses in Health Sciences and Education have set deadlines

La Trobe University - Study Melbourne! minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Australia’s cultural, international sporting, shopping, fashion capital!

  • Australia Open, Grand Prix, Aussie Rules Footy Grand Final, Melbourne Cup

  • Famous for its restaurants, cafes, and lively nightlife

  • Year-round festivals

  • World’s most liveable city!


La Trobe University - Study Victoria! minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

  • Wine regions

  • National Parks

  • Philip Island

  • Surfing and beaches – The Great Ocean Road

  • Ski resorts

  • Murray River

  • Historical Townships– Beechworth and Bendigo

  • Coastal destinations – Mornington Peninsula, Wilsons Promontory

Want to know more…. minutes from Melbourne’s CBD

If you’d like further information about our Study Abroad program, please speak to your Study Abroad Advisor on campus.

Or you can contact la Trobe University directly for more information:

Visist our website:

Email: [email protected]/online

Web Enquiry:

Study Abroad Ambassadors: Full Presentation minutes from Melbourne’s CBD|