About SIBT


Sydney Institute of Business and Technology (SIBT) is your direct pathway to a Macquarie University degree.

SIBT is part of the global Navitas Group, an internationally recognised education provider. As a tertiary college working in collaboration with Macquarie University, SIBT eases the transition from high school to university level studies, offering a variety of foundation and undergraduate courses.


  1. An SIBT diploma is equivalent to the first year of a Macquarie University bachelor degree

  2. Gain entry with a lower ATAR score

  3. Dual campus access to all facilities and services in Sydney's central business district or North Ryde

  4. Enjoy small class sizes and personal academic support

  5. Fast-track your studies-complete the first year of your degree in 8 months


Choose between studying at the main Macquarie University campus in North Ryde, or at the SIBT Sydney campus in the central business district.


There are 3 intakes per year: February, June or October.


We welcome all Australian and international students.


Why SIBT? (International)

Why SIBT? (Australian)

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Welcome to SIBT!

Be part of the next 20,000!

We're delighted to see you are looking for information about SIBT and its highly respected partner, Macquarie University.

The SIBT courses and approach to teaching are unique. As an SIBT student, you will be on one of Macquarie University's campuses, studying first year university units. You will also have the added benefits of personalised teaching, small classes and additional support from our team.

SIBT students become independent learners who have the skills and knowledge to succeed at Macquarie. At SIBT you will develop personally, have the opportunity to gain lifetime friendships and establish career networks with fellow students from Australia and around the world.

Macquarie University offers students a world-class education. Together, SIBT and Macquarie look forward to assisting you to achieve your academic and career objectives.

Already over 20,000 SIBT graduates have advanced directly into the second year of a Macquarie bachelor's degree.

Join SIBT and be part of the next 20,000.

We look forward to assisting you in achieving your academic goals. Best of luck with your studies!

Heather Tinsley
College Director and Principal

SIBT Sydney campus

SIBT city campus, Level 2, 11 York Street, Sydney
2000 NSW

Telephone: (612) 9964 6533
Facsimile: (612) 9850 6223

Macquarie University North Ryde

Macquarie Drive, Building E3A, Level 2,
North Ryde 2109 NSW

Telephone: (612) 9850 6222
Facsimile: (612) 9850 6223