Why Master of Finance (Banking)
Why this Degree
In the 2017 QS subject rankings, UniSA was ranked in the top 150 institutions in the world for accounting and finance. As a graduate, you can rest assured the Master of Finance (Banking) is a globally competitive degree that is respected internationally for its quality and relevance to industry.
This degree has a strong focus on experience-based learning. You will use financial market simulation programs in the finance trading room, and engage with the global derivatives trading industry. The qualification is recognised by the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute and the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) as a Financial Risk Manager (FRM) academic partner.
You can also choose to enhance your business consulting skills and professional experience through 150 hours of business placement in Australia or overseas.
Our teaching staff are industry experienced and maintain close working links with leading professional bodies such as Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute. This collaboration ensures the knowledge you take into your career will meet the dynamic needs of industry, and your qualification remains relevant and applicable.
While you study you can get valuable industry experience through industry placements in Australia, or an international study experience through more than 60 exchange partners across Asia, Europe, North America and South America.Our links to UniSA’s research facilities ensure your learning is connected to the latest technologies, theories and applications of finance knowledge.
Placements and internships bridge the gap between study and work. Our connections to industry create opportunities for you to grow. These experiences build confidence in the business world and give you a competitive edge.
Executive Partner Programme
Have you ever considered having a business mentor? As part of your studies, you can apply for our Executive Partner Programme. This is a unique opportunity for our postgraduate students to engage with highly successful industry executives to enhance their studies and career. Our Executive Partners are either active, semi-retired or recently retired business professionals who have a wealth of knowledge and want to help you achieve your goals.