Macquarie University is one of Australia’s leading research-intensive universities and is based out of North Ryde in Sydney. In 2010, The Good Universities Guide gave Macquarie University a five-star rating for staff qualifications and the cultural diversity of the student body. Macquarie University offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses in a wide range of subject categories. The University also offers Pathways to University programs, English language courses and IELTS preparatory courses. Sound financial infrastructure, top-class facilities, affordable fees, up-to-date course curriculum and friendly teachers make Macquarie a great place to study.