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La Trobe University

Australia

374th US-News World Ranking

La Trobe University History

La Trobe University is an Australian public university is in the city of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia. The university was founded in year 1964 after the La Trobe University Act was passed by the parliament of state of Victoria. The university is named after Charles Joseph de La Trobe, who was the first governor of the state.

La Trobe University Programs, Courses and Schools

La Trobe University comprises of two colleges which are the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Commerce, and College of Health, Sciences, and Engineering. These colleges are further classified into several schools and offer programs ranging from diplomas, undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, and doctoral programs.

La Trobe University offers courses in Business, Education, Humanities, Law, Social Sciences, Allied Health, Applied Systems Biology, Cancer Medicine, Molecular Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Engineering, Mathematical Sciences, Rural Health, Midwifery, and Nursing to name a few.

La Trobe University Campuses

La Trobe University has six campuses in Bundoora, Melbourne City, Bendigo, Albury-Wodonga, Mildura, and Shepparton. The Bundoora campus serves as the primary campus of the university and is located in the suburban city of Melbourne. The campus is well connected to the CBD via excellent public transportation. The city of Melbourne offers one of the best lifestyles in the world with numerous shopping, dining, and leisure facilities at its doorstep.

La Trobe University offers a number of services on its campus including food chains such as Subway. The university campus offers state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories in addition to libraries and extensive sports facilities. The student union and clubs offer students to meet likeminded people and pursue an activity of their choice. The university also comprises of green spaces and water bodies which provides an idyllic studying environment.

La Trobe University Achievements

La Trobe University is consistently ranked as one of the Australia’s top universities. The university is ranked as one of the top 20 universities in the country by QS National, Times Higher Education National Rankings, ARWU National Rankings, US News and World Report National, and Leiden National Rankings.

La Trobe University is ranked 291st in the world by Times Higher Education World University Rankings whereas QS Top Universities ranks it 400th globally. The university also appears amongst top 400 universities in the world in US News and World Report, ARWU, and Leiden Rankings.

La Trobe University USP

La Trobe University is known for its research activities is a part of elite Innovative Research Universities group. The university also offers a number of scholarship and research grants to help students with tuition fee and living costs.

La Trobe University has an average acceptance rate and university also offers a number of study abroad and student exchange programs with premier institutions across 5 continents. The university campus is also classified as the largest metropolitan campus in Australia occupying an area of over 660 acres.

La Trobe University Notable Alumni

Bob Morley (Australian Actor), Pauleen Bennett (Australian Scientist), Tim Flannery (Australian Paleontologist), and Rebecca Judd (Australian Model).

La Trobe University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.5
GPA
33
IB
70
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: AUD $28000-$35,000

*Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Deadlines vary for each program. Please check the program page for specific deadlines.

La Trobe University Rankings

Global

374
US News
398
QS
301 -400
Shanghai
201 -250
Times Higher Education
287
GTU Rank

Regional

Australia
23
US News
22
QS
16 -21
Shanghai
18
Times Higher Education

Regional

Australia
26
US News

Scholarships

1. La Trobe College Excellence Scholarships

The La Trobe College Excellence Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit by La Trobe University to all students except citizens of Australia and New Zealand. The students studying an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program at the university can apply for this scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria/Scholarship Guidelines 
- Scholarships are based on merit and are open to all the students across all campuses except Sydney.
- The applicant should meet English Language and academic requirements and should not be enrolled in a Diploma course,     Foundation program, Postgraduate Research degree, Exchange and Study Abroad program, Postgraduate enabling program, or   ELICOS.
How to apply
The Scholarship Committee will automatically consider the student’s application for the scholarship at the time of admission provided the student meets the academic and language requirements.

2. Alumni Advantage Scholarships

The Alumni Advantage Scholarships are offered by La Trobe University to all local and international students who have previously studied at the university and are intending to pursue any postgraduate program at the university.

Eligibility Criteria/Scholarship Guidelines 
- The scholarship is available to all students who have previously studied at the university and intending to study for a postgraduate program.
How to apply
 An applicant must apply for the scholarship along with the postgraduate application by producing the previous qualification credentials obtained from the university.

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University Stats

University Stats
38639

Students

University Stats
29981

Undergraduates

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8658

Postgraduate

University Stats
1481

Faculty Strength

University Stats
24

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
$
24800

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
19000

Living Cost

University Stats
2.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
33

Avg. IB

University Stats
70
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
1100

Avg. SAT

University Stats
21

Avg. ACT

* All cost are in AUD

Reach Out

La Trobe University Melbourne Victoria 3086 Australia,Australia

citycampuscollinsstreet@latrobe.edu.au

+61 39627 4805

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