Study abroad program

Our Study Abroad Program involves undertaking a semester or a year of study at La Trobe for credit towards your home degree, including Masters by Research and PhD.

The program gives you the chance to live, study and work at
La Trobe, within our unique and diverse cultural setting.

Study Abroad students defer from their home institution for the period they intend to study at La Trobe, and pay international student fees while studying here.

See our 2014 Study Abroad and Exchange Guide (PDF 4MB)* for more information.

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How to apply

The application steps for the Study Abroad Program.

What can I study?

A list of units that you can study at La Trobe University when undertaking the Study Abroad Program.

Outdoor education

Do you want to gain new skills through challenging activities and explore the Australian outback? If you do Outdoor Education is for you.

Outback short course  

Interested in photography? Then sign up for Edge of the Outback: A photographic journey through rural Australia.

Internship subjects

Enhance your study abroad experience by combining a practical placement with part of your study.

Fees and scholarships

Information about tuition fees for a full time study load.