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    La Trobe University was established in 1964, and is a public research-intensive university in Australia. Over the last 50 years, La Trobe University has proudly offered world-class teaching, state-of-the-art facilities and hands-on learning experiences across its six stunning campuses in the state of Victoria and one campus in the heart of Sydney. 

    Students can choose from a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs, many of which offer industry placements allowing you to enrich your academic and professional career. 

    Strong support services for students

    At La Trobe University, you’ll get all the help you need to adjust to life in Australia and get the most out of your studies. From setting up a bank account, to finding a place to live, La Trobe’s dedicated International Student Services team are there to support you every step of the way with any academic, social, financial and cultural concerns you may have.

    Other on-campus services include a chaplaincy, Muslim prayer rooms, personal support, counselling, and support for people with disabilities. 

    Click here for more information about La Trobe University’s support services. 

    Get career ready at La Trobe University

    La Trobe University offers a leading Career Ready Advantage program that develops professional, technical and interpersonal skills. With the Career Ready program you’ll get support with:

    • Finding work through La Trobe’s on-campus recruitment services, with hundreds of casual and graduate opportunities advertised every year.
    • Industry placements with La Trobe’s wide network of industry partners.
    • Opportunities to connect with potential employers through networking events, showcases and industry panels.
    • Free LinkedIn Learning with more than 13,000 online courses to choose from.
    • Industry mentoring with La Trobe’s high-profile alumni and partners.
    • Career advice from La Trobe’s friendly Career Ready experts.
    • Lifetime career support with ongoing access to online resources, workshops and networking.

    Career Ready Advantage builds on the technical skills learned throughout your degree and helps you develop attributes that employers are looking for, such as passion, empathy, curiosity and resilience. You’ll also learn:

    • Communication and literacy
    • Personal and professional skills
    • Inquiry and analysis

    In addition, La Trobe’s Accelerator Program helps make start-ups a reality. Successful applicants receive up to $20,000 AUD funding to help fast-track their business ideas.

    Be a part of La Trobe’s 210,000 alumni network

    Being a part of La Trobe’s 210,000 alumni network can open many doors for you after you graduate. From organizing a reunion to volunteering as mentor, La Trobe’s alumni community is a truly global network that you can get involved with no matter where you are in the world. 

    Click here to find out more about La Trobe’s Alumni community. 


    La Trobe Business School is ACCSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited, and its MBA program is EPAS accredited.

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