La Trobe University Law School

La Trobe Law School

La Trobe offers undergraduate and postgraduate law degrees through the La Trobe Law School at their Bundoora Melbourne campus. 

La Trobe Law School Entry Requirements

If you’re a high school leaver or haven’t been to university before, an undergraduate Bachelor of Laws is for you. University graduates can study a postgraduate Juris Doctor degree. To learn more about the different types of law degrees, see our Law Degrees Explained page.

La Trobe operates on a two semester calendar. A full-time study load is 8 subjects per year. Students can also enrol in a part time study load, which is 4 subjects per year. 

You can find the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) course information here.

You can find information about the different combined Bachelor of Laws courses here.

For information about the required subjects and course information in a Juris Doctor, click here.

Indigenous Support Centre 

The Indigenous Student Services is the Indigenous Support Centre at La Trobe


Future Student Enquiries: E:

Indigenous Student Services Manager
T: (03) 9479 3464

Indigenous tutoring program

La Trobe operates the Indigenous Academic Enrichment Program for all First Nations students.  

La Trobe offers the following scholarships for First Nations students:

  • Indigenous Education Costs Scholarships
  • Indigenous Accommodation Costs Scholarships
  • Indigenous Education Bursary
  • Indigenous Enabling Education Costs Scholarships
  • Indigenous Enabling Accommodation Costs Scholarships

There are also many external scholarships available including:

  • Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship
  • Rotary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Scholarship
  • Mary McKillop Foundation Scholarship
  • Victorian Women’s Trust Aboriginal Scholarship

You can find detailed information about the scholarships and how you can apply on La Trobe’s scholarship website.

La Trobe does not offer a PLT program.


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