Partner Directory

Partner Directory

Partner Universities

University of Potsdam, Germany

Potsdam University is located in the Greater Berlin area. The University was newly created after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. Potsdam is a strategic partner University of Macquarie University. The International Doctorate for Experimental Approaches to Language and Brain (IDEALAB) consortium of five full partner universities (Macquarie, Potsdam, Groningen, Trento and Newcastle) provides candidates with strong International Research Training experience which is funded by the European Union’s Erasmus Mundus Program.

Leading and focus research areas include Cognitive Sciences, Geosciences, Functional Ecology and Evolution, Plant Genomics and Systems Biology, Public Policy and Management, Unsettled Cultures and Empirical Educational Studies.

Master of Research Exchange is encouraged particularly of the second year of the Master of Research program and in the disciplines of

  • English and American Studies
  • Computing
  • Cognition Science

University Of Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg University is a very old-established (since 1386) research intensive university, high placed in the world top 100 rankings and in the top 3 in Germany. Heidelberg is a strategic partner of Macquarie University. There have been Cotutelle enrolments in computing and linguistics.

Heidelberg’s fields of research focus are: Molecular and cellular basis of life, Structure and pattern formation in the material world, Cultural dynamics in globalised worlds, Self-regulation and regulation: individuals and organisations.

University of Hamburg, Germany:

The University of Hamburg is a long-established research intensive university, comfortably placed within the world top 200 on most assessments. Hamburg is a strategic partner of Macquarie University. Macquarie University has had a long association with Hamburg including undergraduate student exchange and joint research in several disciplines. Hamburg’s key research areas are: Climate, earth, environment, Matter and the universe, Neurosciences, Multilingualism, Governance, Heterogeneity and education, Infection research and structural biology. Master of Research exchanges are encouraged for one year, 6 months or 3 month stays. Macquarie students outbound can choose courses from the full range of Master-level courses available in the division to which they have been admitted at Hamburg and Hamburg students inbound can choose courses from the full range of Master-level courses available in the division to which they have been admitted at Macquarie.

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany

The University of Göttingen is an old-established research university of high international standing, comfortably placed in the world top 100 on most rankings. It is well-known for its remarkably diverse range of subjects, research-led teaching and outstanding scientific environment, in which more than 40 Nobel laureates have lived, studied, researched and taught.

Practically every scientific discipline (excluding engineering) is represented in its 13 faculties.

The University is embedded in the Göttingen Campus, a close and vibrant cooperation with top-level non-university research institutions including five Max Planck Institutes. Such a high concentration of research bodies allows for creativity, innovation and freedom for new thinking.

If you are interested in exchange to Goettingen, to help with your planning the partner has provided further details on their Fact Sheets for Faculties and Study Programs , their courses which are taught in English catalogue, their Guide for international exchange students and their general brochure to assist you with your planning.

Justus-Liebig Universität, Germany

Giessen University (JLU) is a modern institution which prides itself on four centuries of past achievement. With human and veterinary medicine, agricultural and nutritional sciences, biology and chemistry, as well as psychology and sports science, JLU offers interdisciplinary subjects in the natural and life sciences that is unique for Germany and thereby provides an eminent scientific potential for solving future problems. The strength of the university lies especially in the good balance between problem-oriented basic research in the natural sciences and its internationally exemplary profile in the humanities. The unique offer of JLU in the fields of law and business completes the picture.

JLU is a strategic partner of Macquarie University Master of Research exchange is encouraged in all disciplines.

Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences (HsKA) Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences offers subjects in the engineering, computer science, business, and media fields. Their programs are taught across the following six faculties: Architecture and Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Information Management and Media, Computer Science and Business Information Systems, Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, as well as Management Science and Engineering. Alongside teaching, research plays a vital role at the university. It is one of its core competencies and is seen as an important part of its profile.

Master of Research exchange is encouraged particularly in research areas with the University’s Centre of Nonoscale BioPhotonics.

Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France

Centrale Lyon’s mission is to educate its students to become generalist engineers and multi-disciplined post-graduate leaders in their field. Internationally, nationally and industrially renowned, research at Ecole Centrale de Lyon is performed around 6 laboratories, all Joint research units (UMR) CNRS. In an increasingly globally competitive environment, coupled with economical and societal expectations, Centrale Lyon has put in place a dynamic scientific policy, structured around 5 main disciplines: nanotechnology and nanomaterials, transport, energy, environment and bio-engineering. With more than 50 theses presented each year, the Ecole plays an important role in education through research. Master of Research exchange is encouraged in these disciplines.

Tel Aviv University, Israel

Tel Aviv University(TAU) is a large and comprehensive institution of higher learning and is home to over 30,000 students studying in nine faculties and over 125 schools and departments across the spectrum of sciences, humanities and the arts. The University is consistently ranked in the top 20 in the world in terms of scientific citations and among the top 100 universities internationally.

Tel Aviv is a strategic partner of Macquarie University. Master of Research exchange is particularly encouraged in the discipline of Archaeology (Archaeology and History of the Land of the Bible)

The Hebrew University of Jersusalem, Israel

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem founded in 1918 and opened officially in 1925, is Israel’s premier university as well as its leading research institution. The Hebrew University is ranked internationally among the 100 leading universities in the world and first among Israeli universities.. The university encourages multi-disciplinary activities in Israel and overseas and serves as a bridge between academic research and its social and industrial applications. The University provides its researchers a wide range of research facilities, including state-of-the-art equipment, archives and databases, and additional auxiliary services for conducting competitive research on an international scale. This infrastructure is continually upgraded and maintained by the University and its research community. The University offers a wide array of study opportunities in the humanities, social sciences, exact sciences and medicine. Master of Research exchange is encouraged in these disciplines.

East China Normal University (ECNU), China

East China Normal University (ECNU) is one of the most prestigious universities in China and is sponsored by the national programs “Project 211” and “Project 985”. The University has 21 schools and colleges, and 5 advanced research institutes. The 58 departments offer programs in humanities, education, science, engineering, economics, management, philosophy, psychology, law, history and art.

ECNU has two State Key Laboratories (in Estuarine and Coastal Research and Precision Spectroscopy), 1 National Field Observation and Research Station (the Tiantong National Station of Forest Ecosystem), 10 Key Laboratories of the Ministry of Education or Shanghai Municipality, 4 Engineering Centers of the Ministry of Education or Shanghai Municipality and 6 Leading Research Stations for Humanities and Social Sciences..The university sponsors or supervises the publication of more than 20 academic journals and periodicals.

Master of Research Exchange is encouraged in all disciplines.

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