Department of Engineering
The Department of Engineering is committed to excellence in research, learning and teaching, and industry engagement. The department offers an integrated cross-disciplinary engineering program, with particular focus on electronics, communication systems, mechatronics and mechanical engineering. There is an emphasis on supported learning in both the undergraduate and graduate programs, with a high ratio of tutors per student, and state-of-the-art facilities. Macquarie's research staff are internationally recognized and leading in a number of areas including antenna design, next generation wireless communication systems, and microelectronics. Recent growth has been into the areas of biomedical, mechatronics, and nano-materials engineering.
Engineering specialisations available at Macquarie University
Department of Computing
The Department of Computing is committed to excellence in terms of its teaching, research, and industry and external collaborations. Being located at the northern end of Sydney’s ‘silicon valley’, the Department enjoys the advantages of a large green field campus in the hub of Sydney’s IT industry.
The department offers a comprehensive teaching program that covers the spectrum from undergraduate, master of research programs, postgraduate coursework and PhD study. Specific courses include traditional computer science, programming languages, software engineering, information systems, e-business technologies through to artificial intelligence, web technologies and language technology, games development and web design.
Underpinning this teaching is an active and thriving research program covering a wide range of interests including language technology, cryptography, security, programming languages and advanced systems engineering, knowledge systems and category theory.
The Department of Computing's unique approach brings together industry experts and active researchers to provide contemporary and world-leading expertise in the following specialisations of Master of Information Technology degree:
Macquarie University Graduate Engineering and I.T. DegreesMaster of Engineering
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