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Strategic Framework


Macquarie is a university of service and engagement. We serve and engage our students and staff through transformative learning and life experiences; and we serve and engage the world through discovery, dissemination of knowledge and ideas, innovation and deep partnerships. 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.
Mission Statement

We are an applied and engaged business Faculty making a positive global contribution and impact.

We engage with our stakeholders as we create and share knowledge that addresses business and societal challenges.


We will pursue our mission through the following strategies that are aligned with the Macquarie University Strategic Priorities:

  1. Increasing the quality, quantity and impact of our research
  2. Pursuing effective communication and productive engagement with international partners
  3. Delivering a quality driven, research informed and contemporary business curriculum to our students
  4. Actively engaging with professional, business, and academic communities to inform our teaching, learning and research
  5. Ensuring that our Faculty is productive, accountable and transparent in its operations and support services
  6. Investing in the experience of our students and staff to ensure a sustainable future
  7. Working with the University to support the development of a vibrant and sustainable campus
Values As custodians of Macquarie University, we value scholarship, integrity and empowerment. We believe learning, enquiry and discovery improves lives; we conduct ourselves ethically, equitably, and for mutual benefit; and we work to make our community a source of strength and creativity. Through our actions, as staff and students, we live these values and it is against them that we hold ourselves accountable.