Macquarie University is renowned for excellence in interdisciplinary research. 85% of Macquarie University's research activity is regarded by the the Australian Government as being world class standard or higher. In 2013, Macquarie University received the maximum rating of 5 QS Stars in the research category.*

Macquarie University is home to some of the world's most renowned researchers, and leads Australia in a range of research disciplines. You can tap into the following areas of Macquarie University's research excellence through AccessMQ:

  • Advanced Medicine
  • Applied Finance
  • Biomolecular Sciences
  • Cognitive Science
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Environment & Climate Risk
  • Financial Risk
  • Geochemical Analysis
  • International Governance
  • Law
  • Marine Science
  • Policing, Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism
  • Proteome Analysis
  • Psychology
  • Special Education

AccessMQ acts as the commercial and contractual representative of Macquarie University academics when engaged research projects for NGO's, industry and government and provides the academics support in the areas of project, contract and finance management allowing them to focus on their core area of expertise.

*The QS Stars rating system is utilised by more than 130 universities in 30 countries.