• Getting started

    Welcome to Macquarie. You’ve chosen to study with one of the world’s best universities and we’re looking forward to helping you realise your potential. Now that you’re here we want to get you settled into the Macquarie way of studying. There’s a lot to you need to know so we’ve pulled together some priority tasks to get you up to speed as quickly as possible.

    • My study program

      At Macquarie you’re the one in control of your study. There are some processes you’ll need to use and things you’ll want to do to manage your program. From making changes and sorting out issues, to adding new experiences both here and abroad – this is where you take control.

      • My research program (HDR)

        A Higher Degree Research (HDR) program at Macquarie is a pathway to a career as a researcher in both academia and industry. In addition to managing your candidature, it is important to know how to leverage your degree to enable you to reach your future goals.

        • Short courses and professional development

          Our faculties offer several short courses direct to the public, helping you build skills to boost your career prospects or explore a new interest.

          • Faculties, schools and colleges

            Your studies at Macquarie University may involve interacting with a number of different faculty departments - it all depends on how you design your study experience. Students and graduates who return to their education after a break may find the colleges offer programs better suited to their lifestyle and work commitments. No matter what or how you want to study, Macquarie’s faculties schools and colleges offer flexible solutions to suit all your learning requirements. 

            • Exams and results

              Exams and assessments are a necessary part of your learning experience. The assessment process provides valuable feedback on how your learning is progressing and can influence the way you approach your study. Planning and preparing for exams - making sure you have all the information and support you need - is really important too. Understanding how these processes work will help you achieve the results you’re after.

              • Timetables

                We have an online timetabling system, making it easy for you to plan your schedule of lectures and tutorials.

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