As a Macquarie University study abroad student in Australia, you will join a diverse and welcoming community of 31,000 students, with 8,800 international students from over 114 countries.
Ranked among Australia’s nine top universities and within the top 40 in the Asia-Pacific region (Shanghai Jiao Tong University Academic Rankings of World Universities, 2009), Macquarie University is recognized for its innovative curriculum, high-quality teaching and research, and unique campus environment.
Macquarie’s beautiful campus environment is the perfect location to study, work and live. Located only a 30 minutes from Sydney’s Harbour and central business district, students can find everything they need on campus or near-by.
Studying at Macquarie University will give you a highly regarded experience which is academically rigorous, well rounded and designed to develop skills that employer’s value. Study Abroad students are also eligible to undertake an unpaid internship for academic credit during the course of their studies at Macquarie.
Whilst studying at Macquarie University, Study Abroad Students have the opportunity to study subjects that are uniquely designed and presented within the Australian context such as ‘Introduction to Australian Indigenous Studies’, ‘The World Since 1945: An Australian Perspective’ and ‘Australia and Global Studies: An Introduction to Sociology’.
Studying abroad at Macquarie University in Australia is available as a semester abroad program in the Fall or Spring semesters or for a full academic year abroad.