Internship Opportunities

La Trobe University(Aus)

La Trobe University was established in 1964, located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Offering both undergraduate and postgraduate courses across five major faculties, it is internationally well known for its programs in Arts and Humanities – particularly in biomedicine, having been ranked 13th in Australia.

Internship Opportunities – La Trobe University (Australia)

Overview

With an outstanding reputation, La Trobe has offered over 130,000 students a brilliant academic experience, as well as exceptional career opportunities later on. Furthermore, diversity is not only welcomed but also encouraged between students and staff, with over 2,400 staff and 29,000 students from over 100 countries. To add to their excellence, La Trobe is partnered with several professional bodies to deliver superior courses, for example:

  1. Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK)
  2. Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (USA)
  3. Engineers Australia
  4. Australian Computer Society

Features

  • Research partnerships with renowned professional organizations such as: Microsoft, NEC Corporation, DuPont, etc.
  • Classes are relatively small, focused with a teaching ratio – an approximate 1:10
  • A wide variety of scholarships are available – international students are eligible!
  • Transport to central Melbourne is convenient – around 20-30 minutes by car or 50 minutes by tram
  • Campuses are easy to navigate and well equipped, with ICT services, food and retail outlets, banking, postal, counseling services, a sports and leisure center

Offered programs

  • Foundation studies
  • Diploma in Business
  • Bachelor of Business (Majoring in: Marketing, Management, Finance, Human Resources)
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of International Business

Shortened pathway
It is possible to select a faster, but more rigorous path by opting for 3 semesters in one year. Thus, finishing an original 3 year course within 2 years.

Course structure

Internship
La Trobe ACN (Australian Campus Network) presents a 3 month internship opportunity for students in the 2nd or 3rd year of study (if the shortened pathway is opted, then internships are offered after the completion of the course).

  • Internships are carried out via notable organizations or enterprises
  • Tasks and positions will definitely be of relevance to the subject that the student is undertaking
  • Recommendation letters are provided after the internship period by employers, so as to allow students more flexibility when pursuing a job

Entry requirements
Foundation studies & Diploma: IELTS 5.5 & a pass in 4 subjects for HKCEE
Bachelor’s degree: IELTS 6.0 & a pass in A levels for subjects related to the major

Entry requirements
March, July and November