Charles La Trobe P-12 College is situated in the Northern suburbs of Melbourne adjacent to La Trobe University and is one of Melbourne’s newest educational facilities. International students study alongside Australian students in modern classrooms with access to the latest technology. All students in the College have access to a Netbook computer as our curriculum has a strong technology focus.

To download more information – in English, Vietnamese or Chinese:

CLTC International Student Program Leaflet – English CLTC International Student Program Leaflet – Vietnamese CLTC International Student Program Leaflet – Chinese

If you are interested in making an enrolment enquiry please enquire online or complete and return the enquiry form.

Online Enrolment Enquiry Enrolment Enquiry Form

Program Management

The International Student Manager and support staff have experience in providing tuition, care and support to international students.  An extensive orientation program includes information to assist students transition to their new environment and life at Charles La Trobe College.   Places are only offered to students who are residing with family members in Australia, the College does not facilitate Homestay arrangements.


A wide range of tram, train and bus services are available for students to travel to the college. These include the Route 86 Tram and the Route 548 Bus. Please refer to the Melbourne Public Transport website for more information:

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First Language Study

Students can study their first language at one of the Victorian School of Languages Centres located around Melbourne.

Wellbeing Team

The Wellbeing team provides support to students, families and teachers around issues that may affect a students academic progress and general wellbeing. It consists of the Student Welfare Coordinator, College Chaplain, Secondary School Nurse (Health Promotion) and Educational Psychologist/Guidance Officer (NM Region).

Past Students

Past students have achieved ATAR scores in the high nineties and have gone on to study at all of Melbourne’s top universities and TAFE colleges. Courses studied range from Bio Medical Science, Actuarial Studies, Commerce, Law, Business, Engineering, Design and Hospitality. A number of these students have been offered jobs in Melbourne, have married and become Australian citizens.

Local Community Facilities

The local area offers a wealth of community and health facilities including:

  • The Austin Hospital which students can access with their compulsory health insurance
  • Darebin and Banyule Council sports, leisure and library facilities
  • Access to a range of facilities at La Trobe University
  • The large Northland Shopping Centre and Preston market with ready access to Asian cuisine.

International Education Division

Find out more about studying in Melbourne, Victoria.

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For further information please contact:

Linda Arthurson
Secondary School Principal

Patricia Reivers
International Student Manager

235 Kingsbury Drive
Macleod West, Victoria, Australia 3085
Phone: +61 3 9223 1400

Contact the College to find out more.