Macquarie University ,Sydney,Australia

  • Sydney,Australia

Established in 1964, Macquarie University is a public university located in the suburbs of Macquarie Park in Sydney, Australia. The establishment of the university marked a bold step towards transforming the otherwise traditional education system that was prevalent in Australia. The institution offers several facilities and services to students and is ranked among the leading universities globally.

The university has a total student enrolment of 40,209 students of which 27,795 students belong to full-time programs and 12,414 belong to part-time programs. The university saw a total of 8,641 international admissions and 31,568 domestic student enrollments for the last academic year (2019-20).

A vibrant hub for students, researchers, and teachers, all work towards pursuing a common goal of a brighter future. Macquarie University has been ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world by QS World University Rankings, 2020. Considered one of the top universities in Australia, the university has been on the ninth position for Australia for employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings, 2020), producing graduates that are among the most sought after professionals in the world.

Spanning across 126 acres of land, the university provides an extensive range of courses for students to choose from. The Faculty of Business, The Faculty of Education, The Faculty of Engineering, The Faculty of Law, The Faculty of Science, The Faculty of Medicine and Health, The Faculty of Arts an

The university has a total student enrolment of 40,209 students of which 27,795 students belong to full-time programs and 12,414 belong to part-time programs. The university saw a total of 8,641 international admissions and 31,568 domestic student enrollments for the last academic year (2019-20).

A vibrant hub for students, researchers, and teachers, all work towards pursuing a common goal of a brighter future. Macquarie University has been ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world by QS World University Rankings, 2020. Considered one of the top universities in Australia, the university has been on the ninth position for Australia for employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings, 2020), producing graduates that are among the most sought after professionals in the world.

Spanning across 126 acres of land, the university provides an extensive range of courses for students to choose from. The Faculty of Business, The Faculty of Education, The Faculty of Engineering, The Faculty of Law, The Faculty of Science, The Faculty of Medicine and Health, The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, The Faculty of Information Technologies, The Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, The Faculty of Media, Communications and Performing Arts, The Faculty of Psychology and Cognitive Science and The Faculty of Security, Intelligence and Criminology offer various courses and research degrees for both undergraduate as well as graduate studies.

The university has several accommodation options for its students to choose from. Students can select their hall of residence according to their preferences and would not face any inconvenience during their stay in the city. Amenities at Macquarie University campus include a Bookshop, Counselling Services, Cafes, Medical Clinic, Pharmacy, and a Private Hospital along with other facilities. The university is situated at a prime location and has the availability of most resources, students would require around its premises.

The University also offers excellent sports facilities to students which are considered to be one of the greatest in the country. The Sports and Aquatic Centre located at the university has swimming pools, health clubs, basketball and squash courts, and even a martial arts area for students to indulge in.

To promote global higher education, Macquarie University awards scholarships to the tune of $6 million. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit, diversity, leadership capabilities, financial hardship, and/or key achievements such as sports and voluntary experience. The university has one of the most substantial scholarship programs in Australia, providing several opportunities each year to international students to undertake studies at the university.

Ranked among the safest cities in the world, Sydney is an ideal study destination for students from all across the world. The university takes the safety of its students very seriously and has security personnel posted within the campus walls.

Some of the notable alumni of Macquarie University are Chris Lilley - Australian comedian, Rob Oakeshott - Member of the Australian House of Representatives, Tania Mihailuk - Member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly, Adam Hills - Australian comedian, Murray Cook - Australian musician, Greg Page - Australian singer, Lauren Jackson - Australian basketball player and Anthony Field - Australian musician among many others. 

Year of establishment1964
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Size of Campus in acres126
UG/PG Course Ratio1
No.of Campuses1
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense11270 AUD
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Macquarie University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(45 Courses)(12 months-2 years)AUD 30.41 K - 41.96 K
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(2 years)AUD 39.27 K
MS(10 Courses)(2 years)AUD 32.72 K - 39.27 K
MEM(1 Courses)(2 years)AUD 38.11 K

Macquarie University Scholarships

Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship (Master's)
Rs. 5,59,200
Science,Business
Macquarie University South Asia Scholarship (Bachelors-Engineering)
Rs. 2,69,100
Engineering
Macquarie University Regional Scholarship (Business-Bachelors)
Rs. 2,69,350
Business

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Macquarie University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MIM(45 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: 7.0 & Above

: 94.0 & Above

: 65.0 & Above

MS(10 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

MEM(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • Macquarie University offers an option of living on campus 
  • Central Courtyard Accommodation is the only accommodation managed and operated by Macquarie University
  • Students are provided with the following benefits:
    • On-campus - owned and managed by Macquarie University
    • 24 Hour Security
    • All-Inclusive Rent
    • Free gym membership at Macquarie's Sport & Aquatic
    • Unlimited Fast Wi-Fi
    • Residential Life Events
    • Air conditioning and heating in all rooms
    • Private Study Spaces
    • Games Rooms
    • Outdoor Terrace Areas with Barbecues
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Off-campus Accommodation

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  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments, shared apartments and homestays
  • The average rent is 200 to 400 AUD/week
  • The student residences include individual keyed rooms for privacy, fully furnished and equipped including a desk, quality mattresses, TV, free wifi and ample off road parking available

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BE/Btech INR 21.5 L
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MS INR 22.6 L
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MIM INR 21.8 L
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BSc INR 22.4 L
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BBA INR 19.8 L
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MBA INR 22 L
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MA INR 19 L
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MArch INR 22.7 L
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MDes INR 19.6 L
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BHM INR 17.4 L
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MEM INR 24.3 L
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MASc INR 17.7 L
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MBBS INR 32.5 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 6.5 L (based on 89 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 57
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GRE: 305
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GMAT: 590
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SAT: 264
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Location
University CitySydney, New South Wales, Australia
Size of cityMedium
Population of City51,31,326
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sydney

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Balaclava Rd, North Ryde New South Wales 2109
Australia

Sydney ( New South Wales)

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