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

Webpages

Information for exchange students

General information for international students

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

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

Requirements

English language requirements

List of 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

Students can only take courses at the Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences & Commerce. Subjects taught 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

No.

Language of instruction

English

Housing assistance

You can book temporary accommodation (if you intend to search for accommodation once you arrive) or book permanent on-campus accommodation at http://www.latrobe.edu.au/accommodation. 

 Accommodation options and the application process are detailed here.

 

Estimated living costs per month
Credits

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.

Website

Guides and brochures for international students

Student Guide

Visa information

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

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 follow students who are currently abroad on Instagram!

International Office Humanities

Our front desk is currently closed until further notice. This means that there are no walk-in hours and it is not possible to make an appointment.  

You can reach us in the following ways:

Please mention your student number in all correspondence!

Documents

We are unable to sign physical documents. If you need to have a document signed, please send it to us via email.

Mailing address

Drift 10, 3512 BS Utrecht
+31 (0)30 253 6046

internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

Walk-in office hours

Our front desk is currently closed.

Making an appointment

Send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.
 

Handing in and picking up documents

Send an email to internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl.