Macquarie University

Macquarie University

At Macquarie, we’re all about unconventional thinking, inspiring collaborations, and making connections with diverse people and perspectives to create real change. We believe when we all work together, we multiply our ability to achieve remarkable things.

We’re ranked among the top one per cent of universities in the world*, have eight subjects ranked in the top 100 globally**, enjoy a five-star QS rating^, and were the first Australian university to introduce a global research pathway.

Whatever you choose to study at Macquarie, our future-focused approach to teaching and learning will help you become a confident and responsible leader in your field. 

A campus built for collaboration

Uniquely located in the heart of Australia’s largest high-tech precinct, Macquarie brings together more than 40,000 students in one thriving hub of discovery. Our campus spans 126 hectares, with open green space that will give you the freedom to think and grow. And with more than 300 leading companies located on or around the Macquarie campus, you’ll able to tap into industry connections that give you an edge in your future career. Our PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) program will also connect you with local, national and international organisations that offer internships and practical work placements, giving you the skills and experience that employers are looking for. We also facilitate international exchange opportunities with more than 150 partner universities around the world.

Macquarie is home to some of Australia’s most exceptional facilities, including the Macquarie University Hospital, a multi-award-winning incubator for budding entrepreneurs, a cybersecurity hub, a multi-million-dollar media hub, and cutting-edge science and engineering labs. More than $1 billion has been invested in our campus, meaning you get to study in an environment that’s world-class, dynamic, sustainable and built for collaboration.

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* QS World University Rankings, 2020
** QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
^ QS Stars University Ratings 2019


Level 2, 18 Wally's Walk, Macquarie University,
North Ryde NSW 2109

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