Macquarie University subjects in top 100
Macquarie University now features among the world’s elite institutions in 21 of the 42 subjects featured in this year’s QS World University Rankings by Subject. Nine of these subject areas at Macquarie were considered to be in the world’s top 100:
- English language and literature
- Earth and marine sciences
- Accounting and finance
- Communication and media studies
About Macquarie University
Macquarie University is uniquely located in the heart of Australia’s largest high-tech precinct. With more than 300 leading companies located on or around the Macquarie campus, students and staff are able to tap into industry connections that give them an edge in their studies and their careers. Such opportunities will only grow in the coming decades, as the neighbouring high-tech precinct doubles in size to become the fourth largest CBD in Australia behind Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
Macquarie was awarded five stars in the international QS Stars rating system for its performance in
- graduate employability
- specialist subjects
Macquarie is one of only five Australian universities to receive 5 stars in all categories. The rating, attained only by truly world-class institutions, reinforces the university’s academic, research and international standing.