Mumbai: Opening NEW opportunities for Sri Lankan/Nepalese/Indian students, a senior delegation led by Professor Paul Mather, Head of La Trobe Business School (LBS), La Trobe University (LTU), Australia visited Colombo, Kathmandu and India.
In response to student demand from India and SAARC Countries, LBS has introduced a new intake for its Undergraduate business courses in November, in addition to the two semesters in February and July. La Trobe Business School few years earlier introduced third semester for its Post graduate courses which is now very popular amongst in Indian students. In addition, new programs have also been introduced to meet the needs of industry and the latest trends in the job market.
Text Box: La Trobe Business School amongst World’s Best!
§ MBA ranked as “Superior” for Employability in world QS rankings
§ The Tourism & Hospitality discipline is ranked in the top 50 in the world by QS.
§ The Sports related discipline is ranked in the top 100 in the world by QS.
§ Accounting & Finance is ranked in the top 7% of the world by QS as well.Professor Paul Mather said “La Trobe University’s steady endeavour to connect with key countries in our region and to keep generating better opportunities for students has brought La Trobe Business School back to India. Our New undergraduate intake, New Programs and Scholarships should help students from India to reap significant benefit from the expertise and brand new cutting edge facilities at La Trobe Business School, Australia.”
La Trobe University has jumped about 200 places in the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities. It is placed 336th in the world and it means that the University is placed in the top 400 in the world in all three recognised international rankings of universities said Professor Paul Mather.
NEW SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED
Once again La Trobe Business School, Australia is offering scholarships to the value of 15%, 20% and 25% of the total tuition fee for undergraduate as well as postgraduate International students commencing in 2017. These scholarships are merit based and will be offered to students based on their prior academic performance. These scholarships will be offered to students on a first come first serve basis.
NEW LBS PROGRAMS
La Trobe Business School, Australia has introduced new programs such as the ‘Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension), ‘Master of Professional Accounting (Business
Analytics) and Bachelor of Business/Master of Management for both Domestic and International markets.