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La trobe University

As one of Australia’s pioneering institutions, La Trobe University has offered ground-breaking degree programs for almost 50 years, and celebrates its 50th Anniversary in March. A qualification from this respected university equips a person with the expertise needed to tackle the big issues of our time and make a real difference to the world. Ranked 48 in the 2016 Times Higher Education 50 Under 50 and with 82 per cent of their research areas rated ‘above or well above world class’ La Trobe is a smart choice for anyone looking to make their mark in their chosen discipline. The University provides undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in several areas, including arts and communications, business and commerce, health sciences, IT and engineering, law and criminology, sciences and psychology and teaching and education.


Located in the heart of Melbourne’s northern suburbs, La Trobe is renowned for offering an especially welcoming and accessible on-campus environment. Students love the extensive parklands and waterways, the village vibe, world-class sports facilities and its proximity to unique Australian experiences – close encounters with residents of the local Wildlife Sanctuary are not uncommon!

At a glance

Location: Victoria
Institution Type: University