Established in 1964, the Macquarie University is a public research university located in Sydney, Australia. The university is uniquely located in the heart of Australia’s largest high-tech precinct; over AU$1 billion has recently been invested in its facilities and infrastructure so that students can thrive in learning environments that are inspiring and switched on to the latest digital technologies.
The Macquarie University comprises of 5 faculties: Faculty of Arts; Faculty of Business and Economics; Faculty of Human Sciences; Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences; and Faculty of Engineering and Technology. Various research centers, schools and institutes are affiliated with the university like the Macquarie Graduate School of Management; the Australian Research Institute for Environment and Sustainability; the Macquarie University Hospital; and the Australian Hearing Hub.
The total student population at the university is more than 22,700 students of which over 17,500 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the University of Macquarie is 15:1.
The university’s Macquarie University International College offers pathway into the undergraduate degrees for students who are seeking a flexible entry option.
Notable Alumni: Lauren Jackson (Basketball player), Tanya Plibersek (Politician), Greg Page (Singer)
Macquarie University Programs
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Bachelors: AUD $ 37,500
Masters: Fees vary for each program
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.
Deadlines vary for each program. Please check the program page for specific deadlines.
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1. Macquarie Vice Chancellors International Scholarships
The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for outstanding students to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Macquarie University.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
Applicants must be eligible for the following criteria:
• Be a national of a country apart from Australia or New Zealand.
• Meet the University’s educational and English necessities for the course (must hold a full offer of admission by the application deadline).
• Achieved a minimum GPA equivalent of 5.0 out of 7.0 for Postgraduate applications; or a minimum or equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate applications.
• Applied for a program that's longer than one session in length.
• Begin study in session and year indicated within the scholarship offer letter, and commencement might not be postponed.
• Apply for a course and stay registered in a full-time study load.
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