Macquarie University



Macquarie University is associated with AustraLearn: North American Center for Australian and New Zealand Universities, located in Denver, Colorado. AustraLearn is a non-profit organization, which facilitates students' enrolment into 26 institutions in Australia and New Zealand. For more information on how AustraLearn can assist you with applying to this university and others, please visit Macquarie University is a modern, sophisticated, and cosmopolitan leading provider of education in Australia, which began in 1964. With over 29,000 students including 7,000 international students from over 90 countries, Macquarie is a university, which prides itself on outstanding academic achievement and high quality research. Our global profile is reinforced by the quality of our staff and students, our curriculum and teaching methods, first class research and technology transfer, extensive international networks, and our leadership role in international organizations.

Areas of Expertise

Macquarie University offers outstanding programs on business, management, applied finance, chiropractic, biology, lasers, wireless communications, physics, linguistics, mathematics, geology, and ancient history.

On Campus Housing

 # BedsLowestHighest
Co-ed:290 bedsLowest: $130Highest: $210

Off Campus Housing

 # BedsLowestHighest
Homestay:Lowest: $120Highest: $178

Career Planning

Macquarie University provides different services to support the career planning of students and graduates through the career office.


The many sporting clubs at Macquarie reflect the Australian passion for sport and comprise a wide range of leisure pursuits including snow skiing, water-skiing, scuba diving, tennis, squash, yoga, and karate.


Macquarie provides a wealth of social, cultural, and sporting resources leading to extensive personal growth and development.

Information Technology

Different computer labs with Internet access are located around the campus. The main computer lab is located on the university library.


An extensive range of cultural facilities on-campus encourages students to broaden their horizons. A number of museums and collections can be found on-campus.

International Involvement

Our students have the opportunity to improve their experience as an exchange student in any of the 250 partner institutions in 54 countries around the world. Every local or international student participating in the exchange program will receive a travel scholarship.

Modified on July 10, 2008