LaTrobe University (Melbourne)

LaTrobe University (Melbourne) is an exchange destination for Utrecht University Bachelor students of the faculty of Humanities in Melbourne, Australia.

Student experiences

Read about student experiences


Information for exchange students

General information for international students

Student exchange brochure

Course information 
Most areas of study are available for exchange students, unless otherwise stated in the description.

Course selection guide

Academic calendar

Please note: the semester dates for LaTrobe differ from Utrecht University. Semester I in Australia takes place during Semester II at Utrecht.

Semester I: February – June
Semester II: July - November

Academic calendar

Please note that “End of Semester” refers to classes finishing, most students will still have Exams to sit. You will need to plan to leave after the end of the Examination period


English language requirements

Secondary school minimum English language standards:

Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO): Minimum score of 6.

Hoger Algemeen Voortgezet Onderwijs (HAVO): Minimum score of 7.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Subject area: Arts, Social Sciences & Commerce.

Subjects taught here are Archeology, Artificial Intelligence, Communication, English Studies, French Studies, Gender Studies, History, International Relations, Italian Studies, Journalism, Literature, Linguistics, Media, Philosophy, and Religion.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

Information about accommodation

Accommodation options and the application process are detailed here.


Estimated living costs per month

More information


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

2 places per year

Additional information

La Trobe University’s largest campus - Melbourne (Bundoora) is located 14km from the Central Business District of Melbourne.



Visa information


Do you have any questions about this partner university or about studying abroad? Contact the International Office of the Faculty of Humanities (details below).

You can also see stories of students who have been abroad on Instagram!