Macquarie University

Key Info

QS Ranking 130
Student Population 44000

About Macquarie University

Macquarie University combines world-class research and teaching with innovative infrastructure and sustainable natural beauty on campus.

Top 1% of universities in the world.

Macquarie is home to more than 44,000 students and 3000 staff, and awards more than 10,000 degrees each year.
Their main Wallumattagal campus in Macquarie Park includes multi-billion dollar infrastructure, providing cutting-edge learning opportunities. Students, staff and partners benefit from:
• Australia’s most high-tech library
• Australia’s first and only not-for-profit hospital on a university campus
• The location within the Connect Macquarie Park Innovation District, one of the largest business and technology precincts in the Southern Hemisphere.

Their community

  • More than 44,000 connected students from more than 100 countries
  • More than 225,000 alumni from more than 155 countries
  • 10,000 degrees awarded annually
  • More than 190 partner universities for student exchange in more than 40 countries
  • More than 40,000 work placements or community experiences through PACE partnerships.

Wallumattagal Campus

  • Named for the traditional custodians of the land on which the campus sits, the Wallumattagal of the Dharug Nation.
  • Located in the heart of the Connect Macquarie Park Innovation District (CMPID)
  • More than 300 global companies on campus or in the Macquarie Park high-tech precinct
  • Set on 126 hectares of stunning parkland
  • Only 15km away from the Sydney central business district (CBD)
  • $1 billion invested in infrastructure and facilities in recent years
  • Australia’s first fully integrated health precinct centred around our on-campus hospital
  • Only university in Australia with its own metro station.

Take a Closer Look

Macquarie University Subject Areas

Subject Areas

Accounting and Finance, Anatomy and Physiology, Anthropology, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Business and Management, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Classics and Ancient History, Combined studies, Computing and IT, Creative Media, Creative Writing, Criminology, Early Years Education, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English and Creative Writing, Environmental Studies, Geography and Environmental Studies, Health and Social Care, Health Science, History, International Studies, Journalism, Publishing and Public Relations, Languages, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Physiotherapy, Politics, Psychology, Science, Social Policy and Administration, Sociology, Statistics, Supply Chain and Logistics

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