La Trobe University


About La Trobe University

La Trobe University has six campuses spread out across the state of Victoria with their largest campus situated in Melbourne, the capital city of Victoria, Australia. The other two major campuses are in Bendigo and Albury-Wondonga, and two smaller regional campuses located in Mildura and Shepparton. There is also a city campus in Melbourne's CBD.

As Victoria’s third university, La Trobe University has equipped more than 190,000 graduates with skills and experience to build successful careers. 

Among their graduates are CEOs of prominent organisations, parliamentarians, human rights activists, researchers and Olympians. La Trobe has also built a reputation as an international university, welcoming students from across the globe. They have grown to host more than 36,000 students with over 8, 000 international students from 110 countries.

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Ranking and Accreditations

Top-rated nationally and rated ‘well above world standard’ in 23 fields of research1
Ranked in the Top 150 universities for Hospitality and Tourism Management subjects2
Ranked 45th globally in the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2020
Ranked among the top 400 universities in the world by
  • Academic Ranking of World Universities 2021
  • QS World University Rankings 2022
  • Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021

Member of the Council of Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE)
La Trobe Business School is an accredited member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 

1: Australian Research Council, 2019, Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Outcomes 2018;  
2: Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021 – Hospitality & Tourism Management

Why get a La Trobe degree at SIM

La Trobe University equip students not only with theory knowledge but put theory into the practice. The university is dedicated to support students in the development of skills and experience valued most by employers.


Career Head Start

Possible completion of degree in 18 months with a relevant diploma qualification, subject to the University’s approval


Practical Curricula

You are equipped with disciplinary knowledge and 21st century skills through industry insights and practical training.  


Effective Learning

A combination of face-to-face and online lectures, case studies, business simulations and experiential activities


Global Accreditation

La Trobe Business School is an accredited member of AACSB International, with professional membership with CAUTHE.


Global Alumni Network

Join the diverse and vibrant global alumni network that will take you places and support you in your career.

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Hear from our students
Annabelle Ng

Whether it's a seminar or a convention, Annabelle Ng, SIM-La Trobe Events Management alumna, believes events should not only be unique and unforgettable, but they should be meaningful and purposeful as well. As an events executive and former member of the SIM Dragon Boat team, she exhibits tenacity in turning her ideas into great experiences for the masses.

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Message from the Vice-Chancellor


At La Trobe, we are committed to ensuring you develop the skills required to prepare for life beyond university. I strongly believe our partnership...

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Professor John Dewar

Vice-Chancellor, La Trobe University, Australia

Disciplines Offered

The Bachelor of Business programmes offered at SIM are with advanced standing, i.e., with 1.5 years exemptions for applicants with relevant academic qualifications approved by La Trobe University.

Event Management

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Tourism and Hospitality

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