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

Student experiences

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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

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

Normal study load per semester: 60 credit points.

For more information see www.latrobe.edu.au/international/exchange-and-study-abroad/exchange.

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!

Temporary address: Janskerkhof 12, 3512 BL Utrecht till July 18. We will be back at Drift 10 on July 23.
+31 (0)30 253 6046
internationaloffice.hum@uu.nl

Walk-in office hours

  • Monday and Thursday from 11.00h to 12.00h
  • There is no walk-in hour on July 22.
  • From July 29 till August 10 there are no walk-in hours. You can reach us by telephone and e-mail.

By appointment

You can make an appointment with one of the exchange coordinators, just send an email or call us.

Handing in and picking up documents

Monday to Friday from 11.00 to 15.00 at the Student Desk, Janskerkhof 12

Staff

Gerdien Ramaker-Zijlstra (Exchange Coordinator for Southern and Eastern Europe, Asia, Central and South America)
Monique Hanrath (Exchange Coordinator for Western and Northern Europe, Africa, Oceania and North America)
Tessel Arendsen (Support Officer)
Nelline Bogerd (Support Officer)