Discover La Trobe University

Ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide, the best possible head start to your future career starts here.

Transitioning to La Trobe

La Trobe College Australia students are guaranteed entry into La Trobe University. Learn more about the requirements for progressing from your chosen course into a La Trobe degree.

Why choose La Trobe University?

Join a community of ambitious, global thinkers

When you become a part of the La Trobe community, you'll get an experience that sets you up for life. More than a piece of paper, a La Trobe degree is the mark of someone with the skills and experience to make a difference and tackle the big issues of our time. You'll learn from expert teachers with the latest technology at your fingertips, and graduate with practical skills, industry connections, and strong career outcomes.

Rated 'well above standard' in 19 fields of research, including Nursing, Biological Sciences, and Statistics (ERA, 2015-16), La Trobe is one of Australia's top universities. More than 200,000 students have graduated from La Trobe University since we opened our doors in 1967 – including CEOs of prominent organisations, human rights activists, researchers, and Olympians.

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Thrive in a modern environment

Benefit from state-of-the-art facilities across seven campuses

La Trobe University has seven campuses across Victoria and New South Wales, including two modern campuses in Sydney and Melbourne – two of the world's best university cities.

Learn how to use data in the Bachelor of Business Analytics as you get hands-on with industry-leading software and digital platforms. Or explore the inner workings of the natural world in state-of-the-art laboratories at the La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science.

Whichever your course, La Trobe has the modern facilities to expand your real-world knowledge.

Learn more about our campuses here.

Graduate career-ready

At La Trobe, you’ll graduate ahead of the game


La Trobe is committed to making sure you graduate with both the technical skills and the personal attributes you need to make your career goals a reality. 

The University's innovative new Career Ready Advantage program allows you to take control of your career management, build the skills and attributes employers want, and track your progress while you study. This program is personalised to each student via an app and was developed in conjunction with industry leaders to ensure you graduate with the skills employers want. 

You'll also have the opportunity to access an impressive range of Career Ready activities including work experience, masterclasses, boot camps, employer networking opportunities, and online workshops. 

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Immerse yourself in student life

There’s more to university than studies

The La Trobe Student Association offers plenty of opportunities for you to make friends and have fun while you study. Choose from over 100 clubs and societies to join, attend a trivia night, or be part of a production with the Student Theatre and Film group. 

Learn more about student life at LTCA and La Trobe.