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Foundation: 1964

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: We aspire to be: a destination of choice for students and staff who share our values deeply connected with our stakeholders and partners, and known for this globally ranked among the highest performing research universities of Australia and, for key disciplines, to be recognised globally for our pre-eminence known across Australia and beyond as custodians of a remarkable university campus that blends the vibrancy of a cosmopolitan university village with a setting of Australian natural bushland.


Subordinate organizations:

  • Macquarie University Hospital
Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldPacific RegionOECDAustralia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +1005th24th667th21st
Arts and Humanities +112th7th102nd7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1422nd32nd1044th31st
Business, Management and Accounting 65th12th47th12th
Chemistry 1307th28th841st28th
Computer Science 527th16th348th15th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +586th15th370th15th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 66th7th48th7th
Energy 1121st29th632nd28th
Engineering +801st22nd511th21st
Environmental Science 802nd22nd458th21st
Mathematics 861st16th570th15th
Medicine +1302nd41st934th38th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1260th26th883rd24th
Physics and Astronomy 981st27th690th26th
Psychology 87th6th83rd6th
Social Sciences +137th11th112th10th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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