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Cotutelle Partner Universities

Cotutelle partner universities are assessed according to their research credentials and collaborative relationship with Macquarie University. They are assigned to one of the three 'priorities':

Priority 1: Priority cotutelle and joint PhD partners
Priority 2: Preferred cotutelle and joint PhD partners
Priority 3: Prospective cotutelle and joint PhD partners

Priority 1: Priority cotutelle and joint PhD partners

Priority 1 universities are research-intensive universities with strong research collaboration relationships (or potential) with Macquarie University. For prospective joint PhD applicants from these universities, a cotutelle or joint PhD MQRES scholarship can be approved for award at any time for qualified applicants.

China

Denmark

Croatia

France

Germany

Italy

Norway

Sweden

United Kingdom

Priority 2: Preferred cotutelle and joint PhD partners

Priority 2 universities are other preferred international partner institutions which have existing or are in the process of establishing a formal research collaboration relationship with Macquarie. Prospective joint PhD applicants from these universities are assessed competitively by Higher Degree Research Committee (HDRC).

Argentina

Austria

Brazil

Chile

China

Finland

France

Germany

Israel

Italy

Malaysia

Mexico

Netherlands

Russia

Spain

Thailand

United Kingdom

United States of America

And all top 300 universities by Shanghai Jiaotong Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Priority 3: Prospective cotutelle and joint PhD partners

For prospective joint PhD applicants from universities not listed in the above tables, a special case needs to be made for by the principal supervisor and Associate Dean - HDR of the relevant Faculty. The case will be reviewed and assessed by the DVC (Research), via the Higher Degree Research Office based on the merit of the proposed research relationship.