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La Trobe University: Admissions 2024, Rankings, Fees & Courses

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About La Trobe University

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Year of establishment1967
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Accepted Exams
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Total International Students8000
Size of Campus in acres659
Endowments ValueAustralian Dollar 665 million
Scholarships38
No.of Campuses7
Accommodation expenses15840 AUD for 1 sharing (UG),9680 AUD for 1 sharing (PG)
Meal expenses6160 AUD (PG)
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Q:   How many campuses does La Trobe University have?

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La Trobe’s new learning spaces have encouraged collaborative learning. The La Trobe university Excellence Programme has recognised and rewarded the achievements of their students in academic, sporting, cultural, entrepreneurial, and community life. La Trobe Uni has 6 campuses which are given as follows:

  • Melbourne Campus
  • Bendigo Campus
  • Albury-Wodonga Campus
  • Mildura Campus
  • Shepparton Campus
  • Sydney Campus
  • City Campus
 

Q:   What is La Trobe University famous for?

A: 

La Trobe University has contributed to making more changes in the people and societies for more than 50 years. In the latest QS World University Rankings, La Trobe University has shifted up to 46 places which is a good improvement. The university has contributed to solving issues related to Global food security, protecting the world’s Biodiversity, understanding and preventing Diseases and leading Social change and Equity. La Trobe Uni has focused on social impact and inclusivity which is why they are in top 20 universities globally for the contribution to advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

 

Q:   What is La Trobe University acceptance rate?

A: 

The university does not release data about its acceptance rate. however, as per some unofficial sources, La Trobe University acceptance rate is around 100%, which means nearly all the applicants are selected into the university. The university gives preference to students having higher grades or have exceptional academic or research experience. 

Here is the list of eligibility requirements to get into Australian Universities.

 

La Trobe University Scholarships 2024

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Q:   Does La Trobe University offer financial aid to international students?

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A. Some of the scholarships offered to international students are given as follows 1. Alumni advantage- When the student applies for a full-fee PG coursework programme, they may be eligible for a 10% fee reduction. 2. Early Bird Acceptance Grant- The grant amount is credited by the second semester tuition fees. Students are required to pay a deposit before they can accept the offer. 3. Vice Chancellor Scholarship- This is available to students from India and Sri Lanka. The student should be academically high-achieving and can apply for a 100% fee deduction in any intake in 2023. 4. Regional Scholarships- If you are an international student and are opting to study at one of the regional campuses, then they will be eligible for a one-off payment of AUD 5,000 which will be automatically deducted from the first semester tuition fees.
 

Q:   I got an offer letter from La Trobe University ME manufacturing on 29 June & my course starts on 30 July. Can I apply for education loan?

A: 
Hi Ram, If you want to defer or postpone your admission you should be asking it directly to the university since it’s their decision. Please email La Trobe about your situation and also enquire about any scholarship options if they have. You should also know that banks may take 7 to 20 days to process the loan, some may even approve it within 24 hours. Government banks will take time. You can check with Credila and Avanse education loan. For the rest of the query about deferred admission you have to seriously email the university without wasting further time.
 

La Trobe University Admission Dates 2024

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  • Type of deadline :Depends on course
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Summer31ˢᵗ Jan 2023 - 23ʳᵈ Feb 2024
Winter14ᵗʰ Jul 2023 - 1ˢᵗ Apr 2024
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Q:   How can international students apply to La Trobe University?

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International students can apply to La Trobe University in the following ways:

  • The student needs to fill out the online application form.
  • While completing the application form, the student has to fulfill the course-specific requirements.
  • Official transcripts from the universities attended by the student have to be included in the application.
  • After completing the application, the student will receive a decision from the university admissions department in 2-3 weeks.
 

Q:   How can I apply at La Trobe University?

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The following methods are available for international students to apply to La Trobe University:

  • The applicant must complete the online application form.
  • The student must satisfy the prerequisites particular to the course while filling out the application form.
  • The application must be accompanied by the applicant's certified copies of all academic records from all institutions attended.
  • The university admissions office will notify the applicant of its decision within two to three weeks of submission of the application.
 

Q:   Can you provide all the details regarding Master of management in La Trobe University, Australia?

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Duration of the course is 2years. Course Description: Master of Management has been developed for students to develop a career in management. Students will develop knowledge and skills required for Management. Eligibility: Candidate must have complete their graduation with at least 50%. Exams required: IELTS or TOEFL, GMAT or GRE.
 

La Trobe University Tuition Fees, Duration and Eligibility 2024

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Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
MS(29 courses)
INR 15 L - 28 L
Duration18 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7.5, PTE: 56 - 65, TOEFL: 79 - 94
BBA(26 courses)
INR 17 L - 20 L
Duration3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 6.5, TOEFL: 64 & Above, PTE: 46 - 50
MBA/PGDM(30 courses)
INR 18 L - 25 L
Duration18 months-3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7, PTE: 56 - 58, TOEFL: 79 & Above
B.Sc.(36 courses)
INR 17 L - 27 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 46, TOEFL: 64 - 79, PTE: 46 - 56
MIM(26 courses)
INR 18 L - 25 L
Duration18 months-3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7, PTE: 56 - 58, TOEFL: 79 & Above
B.A.(57 courses)
INR 17 L - 22 L
Duration12 months-5 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 7, TOEFL: 64 - 79, PTE: 46 - 56
M.A.(12 courses)
INR 17 L - 21 L
Duration2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7.5, TOEFL: 79 - 98, PTE: 56 - 65
B.E. / B.Tech(10 courses)
INR 17 L - 21 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 6.5, TOEFL: 64 - 79, PTE: 46 - 56
UG Diploma(6 courses)
INR 17 L - 21 L
Duration12 months-1 year
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 6.5, TOEFL: 64 & Above, PTE: 46 & Above
B.Agri(2 courses)
INR 21 L
Duration3 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, TOEFL: 64 & Above, PTE: 46 & Above
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Q:   Is La Trobe University expensive for international students?

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The tuition fees for international students at La Trobe Uni is as follows:

Courses

1st Year Tuition Fees

MIM (26 Courses)

INR 18.35 L – INR 24.8 L

MS (23 Courses)

INR 15.65 L – INR 24.14 L

BBA (26 Courses)

INR 17.15 L – INR 20.43 L

Others UG (36 Courses)

INR 17.15 L – INR 27.42 L

Others PG (21 Courses)

INR 17.04 L – INR 28.07 L

 

Q:   What are the academic requirements for La Trobe University?

A: 

To enter undergraduate programs, at a minimum the candidate must have completed Australian Year 12 (or an accepted international equivalent) with a certain grade.

To enter postgraduate degree programs, at a minimum the candidate must have completed an Australian Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) with certain grades. For some degrees, relevant work experience or professional accreditation are also considered.

 

Q:   What are the English language requirements at La Trobe University?

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The English language requirements at La Trobe University are as follows:

English Language Proficiency Test

Minimum Score

IELTS

Overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0

TOEFL iBT

Overall score of 79 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing

PTE

Overall score of 56 with no communicative skill score less than 46

CAE/CPE

176 with no less than 169 in any component

 

La Trobe University
Students Ratings & Reviews

4.2/5
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Vibe of Campus
  • Multi-dimensional
  • Friendly
  • Fun loving
  • Academically oriented
Student Views
  • 75% students never faced discrimination in this university
Internships3.5
Part time work3.8
Post study jobs3.8
Quality of faculty4.5
Student Life4.5
Value for money4.3
Public transportation5
Safety5
Indian Food4.5
Permanent Immigration3.5
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Master of Public Health - Batch of 0
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PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
La trobe is a very resourceful and excellent university with great educational value.
Tips: The studies are very tough. So please focus a lot on getting the best of your education along with working and paying for yourself. Also, please find your community within the university and talk to counsellors in case you face any hurdles they will help.
Likes (Safety): The campus, residence areas and transportation are all very safe, at all times. Never felt unsafe anywhere. I have travelled even at late night and everywhere is safe. Police are very vigilant at the station and patrolling. There is no safety issue as such in Melbourne.
Dislikes (Part time work): Not many on campus work options. Off campus opportunities vary from person to person depending on the skill they have. Usually retail, food business, labour and casual work are available. Also, contact work is available along with option to work by yourself if you have a business or service to offer.
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Bachelor of Business - Batch of 2024
4.1
PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
My university is affordable, welcoming with many opportunities for international students.
Tips: The major shift that I experienced was the variation of study patterns and expectations of the teachers. It took me some time to delve into their way of study. I availed the Vice-chancellor 100% scholarship that is applied to the entire academic field of my course. I got that by submitting my resume and a video testimonial. Very satisfied with my overall experience here.
Likes (Public transportation): The campus is very well connected with the public transport. There are several bus stop on the campus that takes you to the nearest train station or even the city and other locations as well. During the semester, free glider service is also run by the university that drops off at certain locations. Public transport is pretty affordable, costing around $10 for a day of travel.
Dislikes (Permanent Immigration): The chances of me getting a PR are low. Because the course that I've select does not fall in the PR course list and the campus location is not regional which makes it even more difficult to get the points required for PR. If given a chance and good job opportunities, I might consider getting a PR.
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Master of Information Technology - Batch of 2025
3.8
PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
Academically oriented university with excellent faculty.
Tips: Students should always check for the subjects of their interest that the university is providing or not. If one is hard working they they don't need to worry about jobs. There are internship opportunities available but you need to stand out from the crowd to get that. After reaching here and before coming, talk to senior students and connect with them as you will get plenty of information about the university. And networking is helpful later on.
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Master of Cybersecurity (Computer Science) - Batch of 2025
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PlacementsInfrastructureFacultyCrowd & Campus LifeValue for Money
La trobe university is very good overall as compared to other universities in Melbourne.
Tips: I did not find any cultural shift and it feels like I am in my own country. I got 20% of scholarship and it's very helpful for me based on my previous grades and work experience. I was fully satisfied with the course structure of the university, and Melbourne City is lively. Australia is a good country to study.
Likes (Safety): Studying and enjoying both are essential for a student. There is a recreational activity every Tuesday which involves fun activities along with an educational theme. You can participate in these activities based on your own interest. There are a number of clubs presently running here at the university from technical to social groups.
Dislikes (Post study jobs): Everyone is helpful and you will get support from teachers. Practical based learning and creative lab environment for the students. Library facilities are good and you will find numerous methods of study and relaxation. In short everything is good at la trobe university.
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La Trobe University Job Outcomes

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Q:   What is the average placement rate at the La Trobe University?

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At La Trobe University, 86.5% of undergraduates have found employment within four months of graduation.

 

Q:   What is the average placement package at La Trobe University?

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Ranges A$3,400-9,000 depending on destination. Typically does not include flights, visa fees, daily meals and transport.

La Trobe University Graduates & Alumni Salaries - By  Job

Activity    Sample Salary    Salary Comparison    
Compliance, AML, KYC & Monitoring
$149,000     
Financial Services
$86,000     
Marketing, Product & Communications
$79,000     
Sales & Business Development
$64,000     
Public Sector & Not For Profit
$58,000     
Finance Control & Strategy
$53,000

 

La Trobe University Rankings 2024

B+Overall University Grade
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#351-400
Business EconomicsB
#201-250
#601-620
Business AnalyticsC++
#101+
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Q:   What is the rank of La Trobe University?

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According to the QS World Rankings 2023, La Trobe University is ranked at #316. Comparatively, Curtin University is ranked at #193 and the University of Adelaide is ranked at 109 in 2023.
 

Q:   How is the La Trobe University ranked in comparison to Curtin University and the University of Adelaide?

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The comparative QS World rankings of La Trobe University, Curtin University and the University of Adelaide are given in the following table:

Year

La Trobe University

Curtin University

The University of Adelaide

2019

397

250

114

2020

400

230

106

2021

398

217

106

2022

362

194

108

2023

316

193

109

 

 

Q:   What are the Business course rankings at La Trobe University?

A: 

The Business and Management course rankings at La Trobe University are given as follows:

Year QS Rankings - Global MBAQS - Masters in Business Analytics Rankings 
201951-60251-300
202051-60251-300
202151-60301-400
2022101+201-250
2023101+201-250

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Studying in Australia

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Q:   Which cities in Australia are good for international students?

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Australia is one of the most popular destinations for higher education among international students and is home to lot of cities that rank among the top student cities, as per the QS Best Student Cities Rankings 2024. Melbourne and Sydney are two of the best locations for overseas candidates, with the rank #4 and #7 respectively. Apart from this, Brisbane, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth and Gold Coast are some of the best cities to live/stay in.

City Name

QS Best Student City Rankings

Melbourne

#4

Sydney

#7

Brisbane

#22

Adelaide

#26

Canberra

#30

Perth

#34

Gold Coast

#87

 

Q:   What are the entry requirements to study MBA in Australia?

A: 

International students are required to meet the admission requirements to study MBA in Australia. We have mentioned below the general entry requirements for students to study MBA at Australian universities:

·      Undergraduate degree: A relevant bachelor’s degree with a minimum score of 50% is required in most universities to study MBA in Australia.

·      English language proficiency requirements: Submit the score of English language proficiency test. Universities in Australia accepts the test scores of IELTS or TOEFL or PTE before taking admission into MBA in Australia.

·      A GMAT / GRE score: To gain admission into an MBA in Australia, students must have a GMAT or GRE score.

Work experience: Students must have at least 3 years of work experience in order to study MBA in Australia.

 

Q:   Is living in Australia expensive for students?

A: 

The cost of living in Australia vary as per the area of residence, on-campus accommodation and food costs. Following are the estimated costs per month based on the choice of accommodation:

  • Cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the City: AUD 1,990 (INR 1.05 lakh)

  • Cost of the one-bedroom apartment outside the City: AUD 1,575 (INR 83,648)

  • Cost of a three-bedroom apartment in the City: AUD 3,410 (INR 1.81 lakh)

  • Cost of a three-bedroom apartment outside of the City: AUD 2,410 (INR 1.27 lakh)

For 1 AUD=INR 53.11

 

Q:   What are the visa requirements for studying in Australia?

A: 

A student visa to Australia (subclass 500) with a base application charge will cost you AUD 650 (INR 35,187). The Australian student visa processing may take up to 124 days, therefore international students are advised to apply for the visa at the earliest. Documents required for a student visa for Australia are:

  • Valid passport
  • Non-immigration visa application
  • Application fee payment receipt
  • Confirmation of Enrollment Form
  • An acceptance letter from your host university
  • Overseas health insurance receipt
  • Transcripts
  • English language test scores

  • Statement of purpose

  • Evidence of financial capacity

*AUD/INR = 54.13

 

La Trobe University
FAQs

Q:   What is the difference between La Trobe University and La Trobe College?

A: 
Other than the name of your course and admission requirements, there is no difference between the university and college in Melbourne and Sydney. In both campuses, the applicants will get the full experience of being a student at the institution. The same experience refers to having access all the facilities, activities and events that will happen on these campuses.
 
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Deakin University ranked 233rd in the QS World University Rankings 2024. It has been one of the top 300 institutions since 2024. La Trobe University is one of the top public universities in Melbourne, Australia. It is ranked #242 in QS World University Rankings 2024. 

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Ranking QS 2024

1st Tuition Fee (BBA)

Deakin University

      #233

INR 17.9 L - 20.4 L

La Trobe University

      #242

INR 16.7 L - 19.9 L

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The English Language requirements for international students are given as follows:

Exam

Score Required

IELTS

Overall score of 6.0

PTE Academic

Overall score of 46

TOEFL iBT

Overall score of 64

CAE/CPE

169

Also Read: Requirements to Study in Australia

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