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Macquarie University

Australia

217th US-News World Ranking

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

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.5
GPA
28
IB
75
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: AUD $ 37,500

Masters: Fees vary for each program

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Deadlines vary for each program. Please check the program page for specific deadlines.

Macquarie University Rankings

Global

217
US News
214
QS
201 -300
Shanghai
195
Times Higher Education
189
GTU Rank

Regional

Australia
12
US News
14
QS
9 -10
Shanghai
10
Times Higher Education

Regional

Australia
13
US News

Scholarships

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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University Stats

University Stats
45558

Students

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33087

Undergraduates

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9889

Postgraduate

University Stats
1698

Faculty Strength

University Stats
15

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
$
37500

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
17000

Living Cost

University Stats
$
3779

Other Fees

University Stats
2.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
28

Avg. IB

University Stats
75
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
1200

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in AUD

Reach Out

Macquarie University,Australia

info@mq.edu.au

+61 2 9850 7111

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