2018 International Student Barometer results – how did we do?

The International Student Barometer results for 2018 have been released and La Trobe has achieved our highest ever participation of international students and highest satisfaction levels in key areas. More than 1400 universities and colleges in 28 countries have adopted the ISB, collecting and comparing feedback from over 2 million students to date In 2018,…

Working on a student visa – order a letter to confirm the end of year University holiday period

As a student on a student visa, you are permitted to work in Australia to supplement your income. During the semester, you’re permitted to work a maximum of 40 hours per fortnight. However, there is no limit on the number of hours you are permitted to work when the University is not in session, as…

Bendigo student named finalist in Victorian Government’s International Education Awards 2018

Bendigo student Tejas Deshmukh has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Victorian Government’s International Education Awards 2018 – Regional Category. This prestigious competition received over 250 applications, and demonstrates the extraordinary high calibre of Tejas’ achievements. The winner will be announced in an awards ceremony on Tuesday 25 September. We congratulate Tejas on his…

International student participants needed for a short study on mindfulness & emotional flexibility

Research participants are needed for a short student-led study investigating the link between mindfulness, emotional flexibility, and acculturation in International students. The study only takes around 15 minutes, and you will be rewarded $5 cash for your time. What is involved? Participants will be asked to complete a short questionnaire, followed by a short film…

Recruiting now open for International Student Host Program Semester 2, 2018

La Trobe International is currently recruiting students who are interested in becoming an International Host during the International Check-in and Orientation activities in Semester 2, 2018. You’ll help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduce them to new people, La Trobe University and the City of Melbourne. It’s…

International Student Barometer 2018

Your feedback matters! The International Student Barometers (ISB) is the world’s largest student survey providing benchmarks for international student satisfaction of the whole study experience. More than 1400 universities and colleges in 28 countries have adopted the ISB, collecting and comparing feedback from over 2 million students to date. In 2017, more than 145,354 international…

Take part in a research survey for international students and you could win a $50 JB Hi-Fi voucher

Take part in this research survey and help us understand the influence of perceived ideal emotions on the way international students culturally adjust to life in Australia. We’re looking for international students aged 18 years or above, currently enrolled in Australian tertiary study to participate. If you participate you’ll be administered a non-identifiable online questionnaire…

2017 International Student Host Program

La Trobe International is currently recruiting students who are interested in being an International Host during International Registration and Orientation in Semester 2, 2017 intake. You will help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduce them to new people, La Trobe University and the city of Melbourne. It…