The largest provider of university education in regional Victoria, La Trobe University is a multi-campus university that is focussed on public research and has its flagship campus located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. The 2017 QS World University Ranking has La Trobe University ranked 360 in the world, and these rankings have placed La Trobe in the top 1.4 per cent of universities globally. The health sciences program at La Trobe is a hands-on experience, with an accent on clinical education in the form of clinical placements, fieldwork, and other practical experience that helps students to integrate theory with practice. With strong industry links and partnerships with Victoria’s finest hospitals and healthcare centres, La Trobe graduates are well placed to pursue careers in hospitals, healthcare centres, private clinics, and government organisations.
BPP University, the University for the Professions, is a specialist provider of business and professional education that has study centres located in some of the UK’s most popular locations. Students who are aiming for a professional career in law, business, dentistry, nursing, finance, accountancy, banking, chiropractic, psychology or healthcare can take up undergraduate or postgraduate study courses here, that will equip them to face their future careers with confidence. They will learn in a contemporary environment that has professional workspaces, with modern resources and the latest technology. This University has been voted the UK's Best Higher Education Provider by Education Investor Magazine in 2013, and with good reason. The programmes are designed in conjunction with respected professionals in the fields of law, finance, business and health, with courseware that is hands-on and industry relevant. Today’s employers need graduates that can hit the ground running, and graduates from BPP learn some of the most applied course content and teaching techniques in the country.