Globally connected

La Trobe Rural Health School may be based in regional Victoria, but our staff and students are globally connected.

We pride ourselves on providing outstanding health degrees that are highly portable. Many previous LRHS graduates now work as health professionals across the world. Our researchers are leaders in their fields. We collaborate with academics from all over the world whether it be exercise physiologists in the UK, nurses in Sweden or oral health workers in India.

Overseas study experiences

  • Many of our courses offer an opportunity to take a clinical placements with an overseas partner organisation, meaning you get a global experience that counts towards your degree.
  • Every year there are opportunities for our staff and students to go on a range of international study tours. We have ongoing connections with Universities and health service partners in USA, Canada, Mexico, India and Nepal.

You may be eligible for financial assistance for your overseas placements or study tours at through La Trobe’s Regional Reward program.