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Macquarie University

Overview
As a Macquarie University student you will join a diverse and welcoming community of 33,000 students, with 10,400 international students from over 114 countries.

Ranked among Australia’s top universities and within the top 40 in the Asia-Pacific region (Shanghai Jiao Tong University Academic Rankings of World Universities, 2010), Macquarie University is recognised for its innovative curriculum, high-quality teaching and research, and unique campus environment.

Location
Macquarie University’s North Ryde campus is located in parklands only 30 minutes drive (15 kilometres) north-west of Sydney Harbour and Sydney’s central business district. The modern, well-equipped campus is set on 126 hectares of peaceful parkland in one of Australia’s premier high-technology corridors.

Facilities
Macquarie University’s North Ryde campus features eateries and recreational facilities, in addition to extensive library and computer facilities, a state-of-the-art Sport and Aquatic Centre, an acclaimed sculpture park, several museums and two hotels. The Macquarie Centre, a major shopping complex, is also on the doorstep of the campus.
In 2009, we became the first university in Australia to have our own train station on campus, meaning we’re now connected to the city by underground rail.

We also offer courses at our Macquarie City Campus in Sydney’s city centre.


Main subject areas

Macquarie University offers courses in the following areas of study:

• Accounting
• Actuarial Studies
• Biotechnology
• Business
• Chemistry
• Chiropractic
• Commerce
• Education
• Engineering
• Environmental Science
• Information Technology
• International Relations
• International Communications
• Law
• Linguistics
• Management
• Marketing
• Media
• Psychology


Graduate outcomes
With the high calibre of its courses and teaching staff, it is not surprising that Macquarie’s graduates are highly sought after: their starting salaries have been amongst the highest in Australia for more than a decade (The Good Universities Guide 1998-2010).

Research focus
Macquarie’s goal is to be one of the top eight research-intensive universities in Australia and among the top 200 in the world by its 50th anniversary in 2014.
Recently, Macquarie established the Australian School of Advanced Medicine, moved into high-technology engineering, and identified concentrations of research excellence (COREs), meaning Macquarie concentrates on distinct research areas of the highest quality. Macquarie also has doctoral research partnerships with 51 universities from 22 countries.

International links
Macquarie students have access to a range of globally-focused opportunities. With one of the most extensive international exchange programs of any Australian university, students can study in over 120 universities in more than 40 countries for periods ranging from a few weeks to a full year.

Macquarie also offers Transnational (offshore) and Distance programs, making it possible to study Macquarie degrees outside Australia at our partner institutions or online.
Departments
Macquarie International
Public Relations and Marketing Unit
Vice- Chancellor Office
Macquarie Graduate School of Management
This institute is rated 5 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
5 Star
Employability
5 Star
Teaching
5 Star
Facilities
5 Star
Internationalization
5 Star
Innovation
5 Star
Specialist Criteria
5 Star
Access
5 Star
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Address: 

Balaclava Road
North Ryde  NSW 2109
Australia
Balaclava Road
North Ryde  NSW 2109
Australia

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Saturday, 3rd May 2014
01:30 pm - 06:00 pm
Sunday, 4th May 2014
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03:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Saturday, 10th May 2014
01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Monday, 12th May 2014
03:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Tuesday, 26th Aug 2014
15:30 - 20:00
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