Founded in 1964 by the Government of New South Wales, with a radical orientation model and unique, non-traditional.

The third university was established in the Central Business District of Sydney.

Ranked top 10 in Australia  and 229 worldwide (QS University Rankings World Rankings 2015).

One of only five Australian universities to receive 5 stars in all 08 categories of QS Top Universities.

Ranked consistently in the top two percent of universities in the world* and within the top 10 in Australia*.
(*Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities)


Macquarie University has 36 specialists and research centers, under five main faculties including the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Business – Economics, Faculty of Human, Pharmacy – Health Sciences, and Faculty of Science study – Engineering.

The university has nearly 40,000 students at all levels of education, including about 11,000 international students from 100 different countries.

Macquarie University has been developing a close association with Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) in two programs:


Each year, any student of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) successfully transfers to Macquarie University and will receive scholarships worth AUD 5,000 / year level from Macquarie University selection.


These activities take place throughout the year and have a variety of forms such as volunteerism, student group associations, or other community groups. At Macquarie University, extracurricular activities are focused on self-development. Students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities to develop leadership competencies, and soft skills and make their resumes more competitive.


Knowing the average living costs in Australia is an important part of your financial preparation. For your reference, here are some of the estimated average costs per week associated with living in Australia. (All costs are in Australian dollars and are intended as a guide for 2016 only.)