La Trobe University is an Australian, multi-campus, public research university with its flagship campus located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora.La Trobe is one of the Australian verdant universities, which are also part of the country’s Innovative Research Universities group.
La Trobe's original and principal campus is located in the Melbourne metropolitan area, within the northern Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. It is the largest metropolitan campus in the country.It has two other major campuses located in the regional Victorian city of Bendigo and the twin border cities of Albury-Wodonga. The university has two smaller regional campuses in Mildura and Shepparton and three CBD campuses: two in Melbourne on Franklin Street and Collins Street and one on Elizabeth Street in Sydney.
La Trobe offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across its two colleges of Arts, Social Science and Commerce (ASSC) and Science, Health and Engineering.
In 2015 it was ranked in the top 100 universities under 50 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.La Trobe is considered to be particularly strong in the area of arts and humanities; this was reflected in the 2014 QS World University Rankings where it was ranked in the top 200 international universities for arts and humanities.
La Trobe University offers different types of scholarships to international students.
Some of them are:
|Name||Opening Date||Closing Date||Amount|
|La Trobe Excellence Scholarship||1st January||31st August||25% reduction on the course fee|
|Women Scholarship||March||January||5000 USD|
|La Trobe University Full Fee Research Scholarship||21st October||End of March||100% tuition fee|
|India Scholarship||20th to 25th October||December||30% reduction in the course fees|
|University Type||Public Research|
|Student Ratio (females to males)||62:38|
|Graduate Employability Rate||86.6%|
|No. of Courses||104+|
|No. of International Students||28%|
|Cost of Attendance||20,746 USD – 27,662 USD (annually)|
|Applications Accepted||Online application/Printed application, by post|
|Intake Type||Semester Wise|
|Mode of Program||Full time; Part-time and Online|
|Arts, Social Sciences and Communications||21,023 USD – 24,757 USD|
|Business and Commerce||21,023 USD – 23,097 USD|
|Health||23,097 USD – 26,555 USD|
|Sciences||24,481 USD – 26,555 USD|
|Education and Teaching||19,916 USD – 21,023 USD|
|IT and Engineering||21,853 USD– 24,757 USD|
|Law and Criminology||22,821 USD – 25,864 USD|
International students must fulfil additional requirements before submitting an application to the La Trobe College. Some of them are as follows:
International students must submit the ones listed below:
Students must have proof of their English language proficiency by providing scores of any one of the following tests given below, to be eligible for admission at the La Trobe College.
|Test Name||Minimum Score Required|
|TOEFL (Internet-based)||55 60|
|Cambridge English||Level B2
|La Trobe Melbourne||EFS 4B
|PTE Academic||42 50|
|Tuition Fees in Australia (1st Year Average)||BE/Btech: AUD 29109 | MBA: AUD 35139 | MS: AUD 36803 | BBA: AUD 28693 | MEng: AUD 39298 | BSc: AUD 34307 | MIM: AUD 39298 | MFin: AUD 35347 | MArch: AUD 37218 | BHM: AUD 28693 | MIS: AUD 35347 | MEM: AUD 43040|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in Australia||AUD 1680 Per Month Approx|
|Entrance Exams in Australia||TOEFL: 77 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 57 | GRE: 300 | GMAT: 600|
|Work and Study in Australia||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in Australia||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in Australia||AUD 620|
|Student Visa in Australia||The subclasses for the visa were reduced to two from the eight for convenience. The two visa subclasses are Subclass 500 (for students) and Subclass 590 (For Student Guardian).|
|Intakes in Australia||There are Two Main Intakes in Australia: February and July.|
|Top Job Sectors in Australia||Health Care and Social Assiastance, Construction, Education, Manufacturing, Public Administration and Safety, Transport & Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in Australia||1.7% (2019e) 2.3% (2020e), 10th Largest in the World by Nominal|