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We are working to forge strong industry partnerships that are global, multi-disciplinary and co-operative; partnerships that bring researchers, students, governments, industry, alumni and communities together for mutual benefit.

By connecting industry partners with our researchers and students we are addressing some of industry’s key challenges and converting knowledge to benefit local and international communities.

Our partnerships span a wide range of sectors and have a strong entrepreneurial focus. We are working to establish partnerships that leverage La Trobe’s capability and expertise and connect these activities with industry and end-users to create value.

A little bit about us

  • We are ranked in the top 1.2% of universities with world leading research in areas as diverse as biological, chemical and health sciences, archaeology and engineering
  • Every three years Australian universities are assessed on their research performance against international benchmarks in the Excellence for Research Australia (ERA) exercise. In 2018 100% of the broad fields of research in which we were assessed rated well above, above or at world standard
  • We rated well above world standard (the top rating) in the key Agri-food areas: Crop and Pasture Production, Genetics, Soil Sciences, Biological Sciences, and Plant Biology
  • Our research rated above world standard for Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, Information Systems and Civil Engineering
  • We are a member of Australia’s Innovation Universities
  • We are the largest employer in the area and enjoy proximity to, as well as partnerships with, a number of highly regarded hospital networks
  • We have metropolitan campuses in Melbourne, together with regional campuses in the Victorian cities of Bendigo, Shepparton, Albury-Wodonga and Mildura
  • We are on track to achieve our carbon neutral target by 2029 and already boast a six-star energy rating. Find out more about our Net-Zero strategy
  • Our Eco-corridor (Nangak Tamboree) signifies our commitment to supporting local ecology

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