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
Utrecht students coming to LTU can choose any subjects from the available schools (the subjects open to exchange students and if you meet the requirements).

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


English language requirements. Carefully read the language requirement information from the host university and be aware that an official language certificate such as IELTS might be necessary. Keep in mind the additional cost and time needed to obtain such certificate.

GPA 2.5 - equivalent of 6.7

Areas of study open to exchange students

Subject area: Arts, Social Sciences & Communication.

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

There’s a range of options for every budget, starting from around AU$140 per week to upwards of AU$500 per week (EUR 80 - 300 per week), depending on the category of accommodation.   

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



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).