La Trobe University is an Australian public university which is located in Melbourne, Victoria having the largest metropolitan campus in the country. The university was established in 1964 becoming the third university in the State by enrolling 552 students at that time. Today, it has grown to accommodate more than 30,000 students including approximately 7,600 international students from over 90 countries. They have now a network of campuses with 21,000 students at our Melbourne campus and over 5,900 at our campuses in Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Melbourne City and Shepparton.
In terms of research quality, the university exhibits strength in the areas of arts and humanities, and biological and biotechnical sciences. La Trobe’s Research and Development Park is the largest wholly university-owned and managed network of technology parks in Australia, spanning the Bendigo and Albury-Wodonga campuses as well as the Bundoora campus. The Bundoora campus is currently being transformed with the construction of the $94 million La Trobe Institute of Molecular Science (LIMS) and the $288 million Centre for Agribiosciences. In 2012 La Trobe was ranked 3rd in Victoria in the Australian Research Council’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report. In 2015 it was ranked in the top 100 universities under 50 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
- Bachelor of Biological Sciences
- Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
- Master of Biotechnology
- Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
- Sports Centre
- La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary
Address: La Trobe University, Melbourne Victoria 3086, Australia
Tel: (+61 3) 9627 4805