Indian student prepares to meet his career goals

Ankur Rastogi is an international student studying the Master of Professional Accounting at our Melbourne Campus in Bundoora. Ankur moved to Melbourne from India to strengthen his expertise at one of Australia’s premier universities. ‘I have a previous background in accounting and I’ve always wanted to study in Melbourne. I chose La Trobe for the…

Mexican student loves campus community

Alonso Navarro Mendoza is an international student studying a Master of Community Planning and Development at our Bendigo Campus. Originally from Mexico, Alonso moved to Melbourne in 2015 to further his education. ‘Having an international qualification in Mexico gives me value as a professional, because not many Mexicans have the opportunity to do a postgraduate…

Competition: we want your Melbourne story!

How did you end up in Victoria? What is a Melbourne experience you’ll never forget? Share your story for the chance to get published and win great prizes! Study Melbourne has partnered with Melbourne Writers Festival for the first time to bring your stories to life on the Fed Square big screen, and celebrate them…

Indian student creates a self-navigating robot

Rushabh Shethia from India is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Information Technology at La Trobe University at the Bendigo Campus. Rushabh says living on campus and participating in events organised by La Trobe International and the Bendigo Student Association helped him adjust to the local way of life. ‘The Bendigo campus is a delight, and…

Vietnamese student ready to teach English

Nhan Phan is undertaking a Doctor of Philosophy in Education (TESOL) at La Trobe’s Melbourne Campus. Originally from Vietnam, Nhan says that La Trobe University is a popular choice of university for many Vietnamese international students. ‘Getting a prestigious qualification at our university will surely open a secure career prospect for me when I go…