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Master of Applied Finance (Financial Services)

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Applied Finance (Financial Services) is for students interested in acquiring an advanced understanding of financial institutions, bank management, and lending.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1 - 1.5 years full-time, 2 - 3 years part-time
Course Code
424, 083838M
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Fees
$45,144 per year / $45,144 total
International Fees
$46,152 per year / $46,152 total
Financial Support
Austudy

About this course

The Master of Applied Finance (Financial Services) is for students interested in acquiring an advanced understanding of financial institutions, bank management, and lending. If you are currently working in the Finance industry or a recent graduate, you will benefit from the specialized knowledge learned in this course.

You will study the theory and practice of financial management and gain an understanding of the global financial system. Additionally, competing approaches to corporate governance and business ethics will be developed, and you will learn how to provide protection against portfolio, financial and corporate risks.

You will examine the legal framework establishing, controlling and regulating financial institutions and examine bank management theory, a bank's lending process and the securities associated with it.

The degree is targeted at students who have a bachelor degree in Business, Engineering, Maths or IT, if you do not have an academic background in these areas you should consider studying the Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance.

Students interested in a two-year Master of Applied Finance option should consider the Master of Applied Finance (Investing and Corporate Treasury).

 

Entry requirements

A recognised Bachelor degree in a Business, Engineering, Maths or IT related specialisation with an equivalent average mark of 50% or a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance. Other tertiary qualifications combined with extensive professional work experience will be considered.

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Sydney

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Business & Management courses at University of Wollongong (UOW).
82.1%
Overall satisfaction
85.3%
Skill scale
70.4%
Teaching scale
87.5%
Employed full-time
$108.8k
Average salary