The Macquarie Business School is a globally recognised institution.
It is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The AACSB recognises the focus on excellence in teaching, research, curriculum development, and student learning.
Macquarie University is ranked among the top 100 institutions in the world for accounting and finance (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).
Macquarie also ranked number one in Sydney for teaching quality and student support in business and management (QILT, 2017).
With coursework that incorporates an integrated blend of theory, practical skills and applied knowledge, these programs will launch students on their path towards a career in business.
Students will acquire sought-after skills, such as:
Ability to conceptualise solutions
Clear and articulate communication
Opportunities abound for students to gain real-world experience, through internships with leading Australian organisations as well as Macquarie's Student Exchange program, which offers students the chance to study at one of the 200 partner universities across the globe.
Students have the opportunity to participate in the multi-award-winning Global Leadership Program, where they will develop the valued skills of being a collaborative, innovative and interculturally-competent global leader.
Students' learning will be enhanced by the strategic location of the campus in Australia’s largest high-tech precinct, brimming with energy and offering students a multitude of employment opportunities.
For majors, students can choose from the following options:
Business Information Systems
Cyber Security Governance
Human Resource Management
Marketing and Consumer Insights
Major in Accounting
Students can craft their own unique program by combining two majors of their choice or enrolling in additional accounting units to develop more in-depth skills in a discipline of their choice.
This major is accredited by:
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ)
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Students develop understanding across all industries through the award-winning Professional and Community Engagement (PACE) program, giving them a competitive edge upon graduation.
Students under the PACE capstone unit – Accountants in the Profession – will engage with industry partners, including:
Professional accounting bodies
The Big 4 accounting firms
Data and business analyst
Business analysis firms
Forensic accounting firms
Major in Business Analytics
Through this major, students will develop knowledge and understanding of:
Machine learning techniques applied to big data
Advanced units are available for students to further their specialisation, including in:
Students will have access to the world-class Finance Decision Lab at Macquarie, with live data from the world’s leading sources of business intelligence.
Business planning executive
Data insights analyst
Data visualisation analyst
Human resources manager
Information technology analyst
Business analyst firms
Large and small businesses
Marketing and public relations firms
Other Business Programs offered at Macquarie:
Bachelor of Business Analytics
Master of Business Analytics
Master of Commerce - Accounting - Business Management and Organisations - Finance - Marketing
Master of Management
Master of Marketing
Master of Business Administration
Master of International Trade and Commerce Law