Exchange fair

Study overseas and make the world your campus

Did you know that you could study a part of your La Trobe University degree overseas? Join us at the annual La Trobe University Exchange Fair, and meet our exchange partners from all over the world!

The exchange program lets you study a part of your degree overseas without extending the duration and without paying additional tuition fees. La Trobe University has overseas study opportunities with over 150 partners in more than 40 countries and most of them teach in English.

About the exchange program:

  • Study overseas without extending the duration of your degree
  • Don't pay any additional tuition fees for the exchange program (only your La Trobe tuition/HECS)
  • Scholarships, grants and government funding available
  • Over 150 exchange partners around the world in more than 40 countries - most teach in English!
  • Complimentary La Trobe University insurance coverage for the program
  • Opportunity to experience another culture
  • Add value to your La Trobe degree
  • Form overseas friends and connections

Whether it be a semester or yearlong exchange, a short program, internship or clinical placement, you will find the right opportunity for you.

The Exchange Fair is the perfect place to find out about all of your options! There will be:

  • Food, giveaways and fun activities during the event!
  • Visiting exchange partners and students who are undertaking or have completed the program whom you can meet and talk to
  • Learn more about SOMSAS - the online credit approval system
  • Learn how studying overseas can make you stand out from the crowd and become more employable
  • Information about the grants, scholarships, loan and complimentary LTU travel insurance


Date and time


Melbourne (Bundoora)

11th April from 11.30am – 2.30pm

Union Hall


12th April from 11.30 am – 2.30 pm

Student Union Building

Remember to bring your La Trobe Student ID Card on the day and scan upon entry to go into the draw to win great prizes.

Photo competition:

We’re excited to announce a photo caption competition as part of this year’s Exchange Fair. Time to get witty, and win some awesome prizes!

Photo CompetitionThis is your chance to help us celebrate all of the wonderful things related to international study with your own photos and captions. The competition is open to all La Trobe University students (whether you’ve been overseas or not). Entries close 6th of April.

The semi-finalist entries will be displayed during the Exchange Fairs in Melbourne and Bendigo for you to vote for your favourite. The winners are in for some awesome prizes!

1st place: $100 Northland Shopping Centre voucher

2nd place: $50 Northland Shopping Centre voucher

3rd place: $50 Northland Shopping Centre voucher

See Terms & Conditions [PDF 472 KB]

Please email entries to

We look forward to seeing you there!