Since its founding in 1964, Macquarie University has aimed to be a different kind of university: one not confined by ivory towers and sandstone walls. Instead, it fosters collaboration between students, academics, industry and society, encouraging all to push the boundaries of their perspectives and effect change.
Macquarie University is recognised worldwide for its excellence in fundamental research disciplines, producing graduates who are among the most sought-after professionals worldwide.
Macquarie University enjoys an enviable reputation for research excellence – 100 per cent of our research is ranked at world standard or above and five of our researchers are ranked in the top one per cent of researchers worldwide.
Additionally, three of Macquarie University’s subjects are ranked among the top 50 globally, and seven are ranked among the top 100.
Macquarie University’s research framework – world-leading research with world-changing impact – is brought to life by renowned researchers whose audacious solutions to issues of global significance benefit the world we live in.
Looking to the future, Macquarie University have developed five research priorities – Healthy People, Resilient Societies, Prosperous Economies, Secure Planet and Innovative Technologies – that provide a focal point for the cross-disciplinary research approach that’s at the heart of our ethos.
Why Macquarie University?
- Macquarie technological park aka the innovation district has amazing research connections and technological development opportunities.
- Global reputation
- Top 10 Australian Institutes
- Professionally successful graduates
- Own trainline with easy accessibility
More about Macquarie University
“A place of pioneering minds, breaking free of conventions”
Macquarie University was established in 1964 as a bold experiment in higher education. Built to break from traditions and work in tandem with industry, we strive for the extraordinary by challenging convention and embracing different views. Discover one of the global leaders in tertiary education.
Scholarship at Macquarie University
Macquarie has one of the most generous international scholarship programs in Australia.
This includes a wide variety of long and short term opportunities for international students. The range of scholarships available may depend on the country you come from, with other factors such as your field of study and academic or sporting achievements.