Entry requirements

Academic entry requirements

CountryFoundation Studies ProgramDiplomaDegree (Business and IT only)
AustraliaSuccessful completion of Year 11 or equivalent - International students only (3 core subjects D or above)Year 12 satisfactory ATAR score or completion of Foundation Studies programˆHSC - ATAR 50
AzerbaijanSuccessful completion of AttestatAttestat with minimum grade 4.0Certificate of Secondary Education with and average of 4 out of 5 or greater
BangladeshYear 11 with GPA of 5.0Completion of Year 12 (Higher Secondary Education Board with GPA of 3.5)Completion of Year 12 (Higher Secondary Education Board with GPA of 4.0)
CambodiaYear 11 average of CDiploma of Upper Secondary Education with a minimum score of 50%Completion of First year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies programˆ
ChinaSuccessful completion of Senior Middle 2 with and average of 70%Senior Middle School 3 with 60% average/Engineering and Computer Science 70%Completion of first year of a Bachelor degree from an approved university. Students completing GAOKAO will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
ColombiaSuccessful completion of BachilleratoBachillerato with a minimum average of 70%Bachillerato with a minimum average of 85%
Global AssessmentAverage of 55%Average of 65%GAC Certificate IV GPA 2.3
Gulf StatesCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies ProgramˆCompletion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
Hong KongSuccessful completion of Secondary 5HDSKE 8 points from best 4 subjectsMinimum 2 HDSKE subjects with Level 4 result + English minimum Level
IndiaYear 11 with 55% (top 4 academic subjects)Completion of the All India Senior School Certificate or Higher Secondary Education with 60% (top 4 academic subjects)Please refer to admissions
IndonesiaSMU II with an average grade of 6.0Completion of SMU III with average grade of 7.0 in 4 academic subjectsSMA 7.0
International BaccalaureateMinimum of total 15 pointsMinimum of total 20 pointsMinimum of total 24 points
KazakhstanSuccessful completion of Attestat / Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)Attestat / Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education) with minimum grade 4.0Completion of 1 year of tertiary study with average of 3 out of 5 or greater
Kenya5 KCSE at grade D7 or above

Completion of KCSE with a C grade average OR 2 passes in the GCE
A-levels or 3 passes in AS-level

Completion of KCSE with a B+ grade average OR GCE A-levels 7*
KoreaYear 11 with a C grade average or General Senior High School CertificateHigh School leaving certificate  50% C grade averageQualification for university entrance in South Korea in the common entrance examination OR completion of the first year of a Bachelor degree at a recognised Korean university
KuwaitCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies ProgramˆCompletion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
LebanonCompletion of year 11 70%Baccalaureat (Libanaise/Technique)Completion of Lebanese Baccalaureate with a score of 12 or above in the overall final result
MacauSuccessful completion of Senior High School (Year 2) with 60% averageSuccessful completion of Senior High School (Year 3) with 60% averageSuccessful completion of first year of a Bachelor degree from an approved university OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
MalaysiaSuccessful completion of Form 5 (SPM) OR successful completion of Senior Middle 2 or equivalent2 passes at minimum D grade in the STPM; 4 B grades in academic subjects in Senior Middle 3STPM 8 UEC 5
Mauritius3 GCE passes minimum grade C120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS levelGCE A-levels 7*
MyanmarCompletion of basic Education High School Examination Matriculation: Pass overallSuccessful Completion of technical high school diploma with an overall passCompletion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
Nigeria5 passes in SSCE at grade D7 or above5 passes in SSCE at grade C6 or aboveAverage score of 5 from the WACE
NepalCompletion of the All India Senior School Certificate or Higher Secondary Education with 60%Completion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 60%Please refer to admissions
PakistanCompletion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 50%Completion of Higher School Certificate with a grade average of 55%A minimum of one year of a Bachelor degree from an approved university following the Higher Secondary or Intermediate Certificate
RussiaCertificate of Secondary Education GPA of 3.0 or aboveCertificate of Secondary Education Board with GPA of 4.0 or above (at grade 11)

Diploma of Completed Specialised Secondary Education GPA 4 or above OR completion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR completion of the La Trobe University Foundation Studies Programˆ

Saudi ArabiaCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies ProgramˆCompletion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
SingaporeGCE O levels – 3 passes (academic - D or above)120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS levelGCE A-levels 7*
South AfricaSuccessful completion of Year 11Successful completion of Year 12Successful completion of Year 12 with a grade average of 60%
Sri LankaGCE O-levels with 4 passesGCE A-levels with 2 passes OR Sri Lanka A-Levels with 3GCE A-levels 7* OR Sri Lanka A-Levels with 3 Cs
Taiwan

Successful completion of Senior High School (Year 2) with 60% average

Successful completion of Senior High School (Year 3) with 60% averageSuccessful completion of Senior High School Diploma at B grade or 70% average or better OR achievement of a credit or better in the joint four-year College and University Entrance Examination OR completion of at least three years of the five-year Junior College Diploma
ThailandSuccessful completion of Matayom 5 with GPA of 2.5Successful completion of Matayom 6 with GPA of 2.00Matayom 6 with GPA of 2.6
TurkeySuccessful completion of Lise DiplomasiSuccessful completion of Lise Diplomasi — Grade 3 (60% or above)Completion of first year of a bachelor degree OR completion of the La Trobe University Foundation Studies Programˆ
United Arab EmiratesCompletion of Tawjahiya / Thanawiya: minimum 60% averageCompletion of the Foundation Studies ProgramˆCompletion of first year of a Bachelor degree OR successful completion of the Foundation Studies Programˆ
United Kingdom3 GCE passes minimum grade C120 UCAS tariff points at GCE A/AS levelGCE A-levels 7
United States of AmericaSuccessful completion of Year 11 or equivalentSuccessful completion of High School Diploma with GPA of 2.5High School Graduation Diploma (Year 12) plus scores above 60% in SAT (average of the Critical Reading, Writing and Math National percentiles) or ACT (Composite percentile)
VietnamSuccessful completion of Year 11 with 6.0 average. Hoàn thành lớp 11 với điểm trung bình 6.0Successful completion of Year 12 with 6.0 average. Hoàn thành lớp 12 với điểm trung bình 6.0Grade average of 8 in Upper Secondary School OR successful completion of first year of a bachelor degree OR completion of the La Trobe University Foundationˆ
Zimbabwe5 passes in ZGCE O Level at grade D (2 semesters)2 passes in ZIMSEC A level grade DGCE A-levels 7*

* STPM/GCE A-levels (Malaysia, Singapore and the United Kingdom); Hong Kong A-levels. Based on the score of a minimum of three A-level subjects taken in one academic year (an AS-level subject is considered half an A-Level). Scores calculated as follows for A-levels: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1 Scores calculated as follows for AS-levels: A=2.5, B=2, C=1.5, D=1, E=0.5 AS subjects continued to A-levels cannot be included in the calculation.

ˆ The Foundation Studies Program are delivered by La Trobe University Sydney Campus on behalf of Navitas Bundoora Pty Ltd, a Higher Education Provider, CRICOS 03312D. The policies for Navitas Bundoora Ltd are located at latrobemelbourne.edu.au/policies.

English Language Requirements

English language qualificationFoundation StudiesDiplomaBachelor degreeMaster degree
IELTS5.5 (no band below 5)5.5 (no band below 5.5)6.0 (no band below 6.0)6.5 (no band below 6.0)
TOEFL (internet based)55 (Writing no less than 16)55 (Writing no less than 20)60 (minimum overall for SLR 18; W22)80 (minimum overall for SLR 18; W22)
Pearson test of English (Academic) PTE42 (no skill less than 36)42 (no skill less than 42)57 (no skill less than 50)64 (no communicative skill less than 59)
Navitas English (ELICOS)Successful completion of Academic English Level 2Successful completion of Academic English Level 2 with 55%Successful completion of Academic English Level 3 with overall pass 60%Successful completion of Academic English Level 3 with overall pass 65%