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Master of Financial Management

A single one year graduate degree offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics

MFM
  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
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  • Field of Education
    • Banking and Finance
  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
First year student? There’s more information about enrolling in your degree.
  • Field of Education
    • Banking and Finance

Program Requirements

The Master of Financial Management requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

48 units from completion of the following compulsory courses:

BUSN7008 Financial Statements and Reporting

FINM7006 Foundations of Finance

FINM7007 Applied Corporate Finance

FINM7008 Applied Investments

FINM7044 Applied Valuation

FINM8016 Portfolio Construction

FINM8007 Topics in International Finance

STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance

Study Options

Year 1 48 units BUSN7008 Financial Statements and Reporting 6 units FINM7006 Applied Foundations of Finance 6 units STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance 6 units FINM7007 Applied Corporate Finance 6 units
FINM7008 Applied Investments 6 units FINM7044 Applied Valuation 6 units FINM8007 Topics in International Finance 6 units FINM8016 Portfolio Construction 6 units

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent in a cognate discipline with an average mark of at least 65 per cent.

Cognate Disciplines

Accounting, Actuarial Studies, Business, Business Information Systems, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Statistics.

All applicants must meet the University’s English Language Admission Requirements for Students

Annual indicative fee for domestic students
$29,280.00

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$39,024.00

Scholarships

ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

The ANU Master of Financial Management will equip you to excel in a business career anywhere in the world. You will gain access to leading academics with extensive industry and research experience. Courses within the Master of Financial Management have been developed in consultation with key industry partners in the finance sector, assuring you that the advanced skillset you will develop in the program will prepare you for a rewarding career in business.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

  1. Select, adapt, apply and communicate advanced financial concepts;
  2. Justify company valuation outcomes using finance theory;
  3. Examine current issues in finance using leading-edge research and practices in the field;
  4. Demonstrate strong cognitive, technical and communication skills to work independently and collaboratively to collect, process, interpret and communicate the outcomes of financial problems; and,
  5. Communicate complex portfolio structures and strategies to a diverse audience.

Further Information

Admission: There is no pathway option available for students who do not meet entry requirements.
Enrolment: Students entering the program who receive an exemption from FINM7006 Foundations of Finance should replace this course with FINM7041 Applied Derivatives. Students entering the program who receive an exemption for either STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance or BUSN7008 Financial Statements and Reporting should replace the course with ECON8069 Business Economics.
Please note: Students commencing the Master of Financial Management in Semester 2, 2015 will receive a permission code for FINM7007 to allow parallel enrolment with FINM7006 and BUSN7008.

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The ANU Master of Financial Management will equip you to excel in a business career anywhere in the world. You will gain access to leading academics with extensive industry and research experience. Courses within the Master of Financial Management have been developed in consultation with key industry partners in the finance sector, assuring you that the advanced skillset you will develop in the program will prepare you for a rewarding career in business.

Single degree

The Master of Financial Management requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

48 units from completion of the following compulsory courses:

Enrolment for the First Semester:

BUSN7008 Financial Statements and Reporting

FINM7006 Foundations of Finance

FINM7007 Applied Corporate Finance (permission code is required)

STAT7055 Introductory Statistics for Business and Finance

Enrolment for the Second Semester:

FINM7008 Applied Investments

FINM7044 Applied Valuation

FINM8016 Portfolio Construction

FINM8007 Topics in International Finance





Enrolment Status

This program can be undertaken on a full-time or part-time basis, depending on course scheduling. International students on a student visa must always be enrolled in  24 units (four courses) in each semester.
Students are able to change their enrolment until the end of week 2 of each semester.

Study Option Commencing in Semester 1
Study Option Commencing in Semester 2





Academic Advice

If after reading through these guidelines you are unsure about your which courses to enrol in, you can come to an academic advice session at Melville Hall during Orientation week or a CBE drop in session, or contact your program convenor, Dr Anna Von-Reibnitz (anna.vonreibnitz@anu.edu.au). She is available by appointment. Please ensure you take a copy of your academic transcript with you when you meet with Dr Von-Reibnitz or at the Melvillle Hall session.

If you are required to have a permission number to enrol the course, or any course that is approved by Dr Von-Reibnitz, please complete Enrolment Change Form (http://www.anu.edu.au/sites/www.gaia-web1.anu.edu.au/files/resource/Enrolment-Change.pdf) and submit it to the CBE front office, or email to info.cbe@anu.edu.au.







Do you want to talk to someone before enrolling?

Contact info.cbe@anu.edu.au

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