Thinking about how to gain the world-class degree from an Australian university that combines both academic, research excellence with practical industry connections as well as employment abilities? Then, welcome to La Trobe University of Australia

Being known as the 20,000 universities in the world, La Trobe is ranked in the top 1.5 %. Our university was rated number 56 in the world in the Times Higher Education 150 Under 50 rankings in 2017. In 2018 we were ranked 59th in the world in the Times Higher Education Golden Age list, a catalogue of 200 universities from around the world between 50 and 80 years old (established during a post-war boom in higher education expansion). 

According to the latest Commonwealth Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report, La Trobe is rated “well above world standard” (the top ranking) in 22 fields and “above world standard” in 15 more.

We also offer students state-of-the-art facilities, including our AUD$45 million five-storey, five-star sustainable design Sylvia Walton Building at the Melbourne campus, which provides a range of services for international students, and our AUD$288 million Centre for AgriBioscience.

La Trobe has six campuses in the south-eastern Australian state of Victoria, and one in the heart of Sydney. Our Melbourne campus, located just 14 kilometres from the CBD, is one of the most attractive in the country. It’s situated on 267 hectares, and features parkland, waterways and a wildlife sanctuary. Find out more about our campuses.

La Trobe University offers hundreds of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in a range of subjects. Many programs offer industry placements or projects and are accredited by professional associations nationally and internationally.

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If you want to improve your English language and academic performance before studying at La Trobe, complete a course at La Trobe Melbourne – owned and operated by global education pathway provider Navitas.

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English language requirements

English language requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate entry.

Academic entry requirements

Academic requirements for our courses and accepted GAOKAO scores.