Re-registration 17 March 2016

Provider: Macquarie University

Renewal of registration

Report on renewal of registration of Macquarie University

TEQSA has renewed the registration as a higher education provider, under Section 36(1) of the TEQSA Act, of Macquarie University for a period of seven years to 17 March 2023 in the provider category of 'Australian University.'

Main reasons for decision

TEQSA has assessed the application submitted by Macquarie University against the Threshold Standards. The scope of the assessment included all its Australian sites.

Macquarie University has demonstrated to TEQSA that it continues to meet the Threshold Standards. In particular it has:

  • well-structured and effective academic and corporate governance arrangements and internal processes to quality assure and maintain academic standards and academic integrity together with a Strategic Plan that guides decision-making and future directions
  • strategies to monitor potential risks and to mitigate risks that may eventuate
  • systematic monitoring, review and improvement mechanisms which include measurable targets monitored through internal and external benchmarking of performance outcomes
  • effective grievance processes and a range of strategies and resources to support students at all its locations.