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The Good Universities Guide annually rates universities across Australia on a range of measures. Its publishers, Hobsons, said Macquarie University leads the field in New South Wales when it comes to above average incomes for graduates in first-time, full-time employment, particularly in business.
Hear from Lauren Hammacher, Macquarie University graduate who is now working in the field of Business Analytics.
"Choosing to study at Macquarie was a great decision as I wanted a well-rounded university experience while completing my degrees."More from Adel Miskovich
"For me, choosing Macquarie University was easy. The university's national recognition and global presence, allowed the opportunity to meet many different people for all types of background, and come out the other end with a qualification that is highly respected within the industry."
Prameet Jamnadas graduated from Macquarie University's actuarial program in 2005. He is currently a management consultant at Bain & Company in Chicago.More from Prameet Jamnadas
"I was impressed with the grounds, and the modern facilities. This is when I first thought that I would like to study here when I graduated high school."
"The flexibility and availability of the units offered meant I could balance my work and study commitments."
"As a manager, graduates I interview and hire from Macquarie are work place ready - and I believe this is because of the practical aspects offered in the degree."More from Jonathan Yeo
Wendy Fu graduated from Macquarie University in 2003. She believes the Macquarie Actuarial Studies Program has provided an excellent and solid technical foundation to the students, giving them a head-start to a promising future in their career.More from Wendy Fu
Wade Tubman graduated from Macquarie University in 1996. He has over 15 years actuarial experience covering business and customer analytics, and the modelling and management of value and risk.More from Wade Tubman
Tony Coleman studied a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters of Business Administration at Macquarie University. He is now a Director of Lonergan Edwards and Associates, a leading specialist valuation firm.More from Tony Coleman
Melinda Howes graduated from Macquarie University in 1989. Since graduating, she has worked at a variety of workplaces in the life insurance and superannuation industry.More from Melinda Howes
Marc Pillemer (Graduated 1999) is currently working for the investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs in New York.More from Marc Pillemer
Hoa Bui (Graduated 1984) is a director of KPMG Actuaries, an Australian actuarial consulting firm.More from Hoa Bui
Esther Kahumburu (Graduated 2001) works in Kenya for Jubilee Holdings Ltd heading up the actuarial department.More from Esther Kahumburu
Aruna Pavithran (Graduated 1995) is Managing Director of Lucis, a boutique strategy and supply chain consulting company.More from Aruna Pavithran
Andrew Ang (Graduated 1994) is a Professor of Finance at Columbia Business School in New York City.More from Andrew Ang
Adam Driussi (graduated 1995) is a Director of The Quantium Group, a consultancy specialising in marketing and customer analytics.More from Adam Driussi
"The Bachelor of Business Administration was a flexible degree and it gave me the range of skills I needed to confidently move about in my career."More from Wendy Paterson
Ashlee completed her Bachelor of Business Administration with Bachelor of Arts – Psychology degree in 2010. Today, she is working as a Client Services Manager at The Database Dept.More from Ashlee Marcuccio
“Macquarie’s Bachelor of Commerce Degree (majoring in HR) will prepare you for a transition into the business environment."More from Josh Cass
"My degrees helped me to gain a solid knowledge base in the areas of business and law which I have been able to use and develop in my role at Ernst & Young."More from Daniella Gennari
"I chose to study Marketing because I wanted to study a commerce degree where I could also develop my creativity."More from Yann Saoli
"I am confident that I have gained the important skills, but more importantly I have learnt how to apply these skills to real world simulations.”More from Shaun Star
"The majority of subjects are very structured, and the academic staffs are happy to help students even outside their allocated hours."More from Owen Tong
"I really enjoyed my time studying at Macquarie University because it offered so much more variety and depth in studying the many aspects of Marketing."
"I enjoyed the flexibility of the degree; I was able to study a variety of different subject areas that would be useful including marketing and human resources."More from Lauren Gellatly
"The combination of Business and Psychology is definitely a winner! I really enjoyed studying my double degree at Macquarie."More from Sarah Eqbal
"Actuarial Studies can lead you down the traditional path of becoming an Actuary, or it can be a complement to a second degree where you develop your technical skills further."
"Macquarie University has allowed me to broaden my perspective and build up a foundation for lifelong learning and development."More from Daniel Townsend
“Approachable, supportive, relaxed, opportunity and challenging are the words I would use to describe Macquarie University"More from Urmila Mitra
Greg holds a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University and is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia.More from Greg Smith
In 2006, she completed a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Marketing and Demography at Macquarie University.More from Kirsty Wright
James graduated in 2008 and is currently an Associate Credit Analyst in the Corporate and Institutional Banking arm of Westpac Institutional Bank.More from James Zhao
Klaudia completed the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (BBA BA Psy) which provided a strong basic understanding of HRM, finance, management and marketing principles combined with organisational psychology.More from Klaudia Kowalewska
Goran studied the Bachelor of Commerce - Marketing and now works for the biggest FMCG organisation in the world, Procter & Gamble.
"Macquarie provides lots of opportunities to develop yourself both inside and outside the classroom. I feel that this was the key to kick-starting my career.."
Ben graduated with a First-Class Honours in Economics combined with an honours degree in Law in 2007 and is currently based in Hong Kong working with UBS’s Asia Pacific Group Strategy Department.
"I really enjoyed Macquarie University during my bachelor degree [and] decided to return to do my postgraduate in Master of Commerce."
Chris Maloney has rapidly established himself as a leading Australian marketer. In 2008, he was awarded the Australian Young Marketer of the Year by the Australian Direct Marketing Association.More from Chris Maloney
The International Business major at Macquarie University is a fantastic way to gain an understanding of how business works both locally and internationally.More from Katie Barter
"I chose to study a Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting and Law at Macquarie University for the strong reputation of the Accounting course..."More from Julian Lim
"At the heart of the university's culture, it is about applying yourself, realising what you are good at, pursuing that dream, and aspiring to bring out your greatest potential, in both work and play"More from Bhavik Dinesh Jeena
"What I love about Macquarie is the opportunity to study premium quality courses..."More from Michelle But
Lisa comments on the friendly and helpful peers within the actuarial studies student community at Macquarie.
Liz has just completed her third year of a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing and is joining the TomTom marketing team.More from Liz Lenert