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Universities in Melbourne

La Trobe University


Established in 1964, La Trobe University is one of Australia's fastest growing universities. La Trobe University is recognized by the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Australia. Students at La Trobe can select from a wide range of subjects in which to study with the university's five faculties in Humanities, Social Sciences, Media, Communications, Business, Law, Science, Technology, Engineering, Health Sciences and Education. La Trobe has excellent research opportunities as well, due in part to the industry linkages that have been formed, and include over 30 University and faculty-based research centers and institutes.

La Trobe's Study Abroad program offers exciting study opportunities, specialty programs and activities which allow you to create your own personalized program and make the most of your overseas study experience, including:

- Field trips
- Australian studies and Discover Australia Cultural Program
- On-campus accommodation
- Study Abroad Ambassador Scholarships
- Volunteer opportunities at our Wildlife Sanctuary

La Trobe University's Bundoora campus is one of the most attractive university campuses in Australia, as it covers over 500 acres of stunning parkland along with its own waterways and wildlife sanctuary. It is a complete campus community with postal services, banking, and cafes and restaurants located right in the center of campus. Situated approximately 50 minutes by tram from downtown Melbourne, La Trobe students have every opportunity to explore all that the city center has to offer. Home to a bustling population with over 135 different countries of origin, Melbourne is famous for its multiculturalism, and even on a student budget, you can expect to enjoy cuisines from all over the world. The La Trobe University Study Abroad program immerses students into both university life and Australian culture, offering a diverse and vibrant campus environment and community.

Ranked among the top 3% of universities in the world in the 2016 QS World University rankings, La Trobe University provides students with the opportunity to achieve an ideal balance between academic and extra-curricular activities. La Trobe University is one of Australia's leading universities with an international reputation for academic excellence and innovation.

Cricos Code: 00115M

University of Melbourne

Found in 1853, the University of Melbourne has a 150-year history of leadership in research, innovation, teaching and learning in a variety of fields ranging from the Arts to Sciences. University of Melbourne is recognized by the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Australia. It is also affiliated with the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD-EQUIS). Choose from thousands of available subjects in Business, Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, Law, Applied and Environmental Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, and Technology to name a few. Additionally, University of Melbourne's Victorian College of the Arts offers elite classes in performing arts, and its Asian Institute brings together expertise in politics, anthropology, economics, linguistics, history, religion and society across a number of Asian countries and the Middle East, including Islamic studies.

Over 25% of the University of Melbourne's student population is international with students coming to the university from more than 100 countries. In addition to making lifelong friends, students will learn with other top students from around the world. The campus is spacious, green, leafy, and walking distance to downtown (10 minutes by tram) allowing easy access to a variety of cultural and social events and activities available throughout the year.

At the University of Melbourne, you'll find everything to make the most of your time abroad: top-ranked academics, strong commitment to international education, and an exceptional lifestyle outside of class. It's proximity to downtown Melbourne and outstanding international office provide the perfect environment for study abroad students.

Independently-published world rankings consistently place it as a leader in higher education in Australia, the Asia Pacific, and around the globe. The Times Higher Ed World University Rankings publishes an annual ranking of the top universities in the world and for 2016-2017, the University of Melbourne placed 33rd overall.
Cricos Code: 00116K

Our programs at the University of Melbourne

Deakin University

Deakin University is a public university, founded in 1974, and is conveniently located in the greater Melbourne area. Ranked #3 in Australia for Employability according to Times Higher Education, Deakin University is an AACSB Accredited University as well as an affiliate of the consortium of Australian National Business Schools. Deakin offers course curriculum that integrates real-world expertise with practical skills to give students a competitive edge.

Established to embrace distance education Deakin University has 5 campuses, 4 research institutes and 13 strategic research centers, 4 corporate centers, courses on offer at 3 regional learning centers, and an additional 6 regional study spaces. The university's largest campus, the Melbourne Burwood Campus, is just 30 minutes from the mountains of the Dandenong Ranges, the beaches of St Kilda and Melbourne's bustling central district. Deakin University provides excellent academics in a modern and diverse campus environment along with great extracurricular clubs, societies and campus sports teams. The campus is situated in a very green suburb with many open spaces and parks which is great for cycling and walks and easy access to nearby shops and restaurants.

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