La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is among the top 100 universities in the world under the age of 50 (Times
Higher Education Rankings 2013), one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change
to benefit the communities we serve. La Trobe was the only university assessed at 5 (“well above international standards”) in the field of microbiology in the last two Australian Government Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessments.