Undergraduate studies

Our courses range from the traditional science disciplines such as biology, chemistry and physics, to information technology, engineering, medical sciences, chiropractic, mathematics, statistics, and many other areas in between. We live in times of great innovation, opportunity and challenge. Our courses provide you with the opportunity to build a career that will be rewarding and satisfying.

Master of Research

The Bachelor of Philosophy/Master of Research combines advanced disciplinary coursework and structured research training to provide graduates with greater recognition for their academic progress to enable enhanced employment opportunities and pathways to further study in Australia and overseas. The two-year full-time BPhil/MRes is the main pathway to a PhD at Macquarie University.

For department and program specific information, contact details appear below.

Find out more here.

Master of Research contacts

DisciplineMRes advisorOfficePhoneEmail
Biological Sciences  A/Prof Grant HoseE8B 1099850
ChiropracticA/Prof Simon French C5C 3629850
Computing SciencesA/Prof Franck CassezE6A 3139850
Earth and Planetary Sciences
MRes information
A/Prof Simon Clark (Y1)
A/Prof Yingjie Yang (Y2)
E7A 131
E7A 121
9850 8166
9850 8414
EngineeringDr Sammy Diasinos
A/Prof Sam Reisenfeld
E6B 144
E6B 113
9850 9146
9850 6002
Environmental SciencesDr Tim Ralph (Y1)
Dr Maina Mbui (Y2)
E7A 439
E7A 405
9850 6378
9850 9448
MRes information
Dr Adam SikoraE7A 3049850
Molecular Sciences
MRes information
Dr Louise BrownE8C 3059850
Physics & Astronomy
MRes information
A/Prof Gavin Brennen (Y1)
Dr Joanne Dawson (Y2)
E6B 2.611
E6B 2.603
9850 4445
9850 8901
StatisticsDr Thomas FungE7A 6269850

Postgraduate coursework

Postgraduate coursework degrees are programs of study that lead to Postgraduate Certificates, Postgraduate Diplomas, or Master degrees. They usually require the successful completion of an appropriate Undergraduate degree or diploma course and sometimes applicants must have professional or other experience. Full details of admission requirements for individual programs can be found in the Programs of Study section in the Handbook of Postgraduate Studies.

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General scholarship opportunities

Comprehensive information on university scholarships for undergraduate students can be found on the scholarships for undergraduate students page.

Macquarie University offers a wide range of scholarships that not only generously reward students who have demonstrated academic excellence, there are also a wide range of equity scholarships. Each year Macquarie University awards over $2 million in scholarships. In addition to the University scholarships many faculties also provide scholarships for students.

Bridging courses

Find bridging courses for science, mathematics, and lab skills. Courses range from 4 - 10 days and are available in the morning and evening.

Find more information here.

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