Become a cybersecurity expert and help stop risky business

When you study for Macquarie’s Bachelor of Information Technology, not only do you have access to emerging technology and all the advantages of being located in the heart of one of Australia’s major tech hubs – the Macquarie Park Innovation District – you will also benefit from the new Optus Macquarie University Cyber Security Hub. The Hub brings together experts to identify and confront new cyber threats. With businesses under constant threat from cyberattack, the global demand for cyber security experts outstrips supply. Macquarie students benefit from both the industry connections and a dynamic and exciting learning environment which operates at the frontline of the war on cybercrime. Are you ready to join the fight?

Get practical training that money can’t buy

Macquarie University is part of the Macquarie Park Innovation District, Australia’s premier innovation hub. With world-leading brands on our doorstep, we can introduce you to businesses and experiences that no other university can offer.

Our PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) program gives you real-world experiences and practical training that money can’t buy. More than just an internship, PACE doesn’t just produce better graduates, it produces better people.

Get a global outlook

From Study Abroad and International Exchange to our Global Leadership Program, we make it a priority to encourage your globe-trekking ambitions and to help you with every step of your journey.

“Through PACE and the exchange program, I gained vital industry experience, while travelling and living in a very different part of the world. As well as increasing my professional knowledge, I gained soft skills like practising tolerance and cross-cultural understanding." Deen Rad, Macquarie University graduate.

Vibrant student life

With more than 170 student groups and sports clubs, lakeside movie screenings, cultural festivals, theatre performances and art exhibitions, you'll make new friends and find yourself hanging out on campus even when you don't have classes. Macquarie is situated on 126 hectares of land with state-of-the-art facilities.

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