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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 +1282nd36th888th32nd
Arts and Humanities +141st7th127th7th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1515th40th1126th38th
Business, Management and Accounting 85th12th53rd12th
Chemistry 1026th25th706th25th
Computer Science 385th14th248th14th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +803rd24th499th23rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 66th6th43rd6th
Energy 680th25th383rd25th
Engineering +489th14th306th13th
Environmental Science 884th25th511th24th
Mathematics 594th15th373rd14th
Medicine +1062nd32nd784th29th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1454th35th1011th31st
Physics and Astronomy 869th21st600th21st
Psychology 75th6th72nd6th
Social Sciences +152nd11th123rd10th

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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