La Trobe University, Australia

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Higher degree by research 1725

Postgrad coursework 6616

Undergrad 25898

La Trobe University is a multi-campus university in Victoria, Australia. Since 2003, we have consistently ranked among the top 500 universities in the world*, and our learning, teaching and research lead the way in higher education. Learn more about La Trobe including its vision, management, history and key initiatives.

To date, more than 154,000 alumni have graduated from our five faculties: Business, Economics and Law; Humanities and Social Sciences; Education; Health Sciences; and Science, Technology and Engineering.

In May 2012 the QS World University Rankings placed us among the top 50 universities in the world under the age of 50.

In early 2012, La Trobe became the first university in Australia to offer free promotional courses on Apple’s iTunes U, joining an impressive group that includes Oxford, Stanford and Yale universities. To date, we have attracted 100,000 subscribers and had more than 2.3 million downloads of lectures and materials. 


  • Business, Economics and Law
  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Science, Technology and Engineering

The main campus of La Trobe is located in the Melbournesuburb of Bundoora; two other major campuses are located in the Victorian city ofBendigo and the NSW-Victorian border centre of Albury-Wodonga. The university has a number of smaller campuses at Mildura, Shepparton, and Beechworth as well as a campus in Melbourne's CBD.

Note: statistics as of 2011.

Student Accommodation:

La Trobe Residential Services currently manages on campus accommodation at our regional campus in Bendigo and on our Melbourne (Bundoora) campus. Accommodation options include on-campus undergraduate residences, on-campus post graduate and mature aged residences and family unit accommodation.

Life in residence gives students a unique opportunity for intellectual, social and personal development in a safe and dynamic residential community.

Starting at university where a student can be a face in the crowd, residents on campus share a unique partnership with other students and dedicated staff, which supports and enhances their student experience.

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Sport and Fitness:

La Trobe University Sport enhances the vibrant campus life of the La Trobe community through a diverse, dynamic and exciting range of sporting and recreational opportunities both on and off campus.

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La Trobe Unviersity
Bundoora, Victoria, 3086

T: (03) 9479 2973
F: (03) 9479 3699
E: [email protected]


Main campus: Plenty Rd, Bundoora, Melbourne VIC 3086

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