CFO Leadership (MCFO)

Singapore Management University

12 months
34133 USD/year
10250 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The CFO Leadership (MCFO) at Singapore Management University growing complexity and scope of the finance function in organisations today demand that professionals be not only competent in financial and management reporting, but also skillful in making financial decisions, adept at governance and risk matters.


Learning outcomes

The Master of Science in CFO Leadership (MCFO) programme at Singapore Management University School of Accountancy is a distinctive postgraduate degree programme designed to develop managers in their specialised knowledge of Accounting and Finance, as well as leadership and management skills. The program prepares finance and business leaders by equipping them with the broad competencies required to excel in today’s challenging business environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk Governance 
  • Tax Planning 
  •  Understandingthe Global Economy and Financial Markets 
  •  Financing Decisions 
  •  Business Valuation 
  •  Financial Risk Management 
  •  Strategic Financial Analysis 
  •  Ethics and Social Responsibility 
  • Leadership in Organisations 
  •  Businesslntelligence Analytics 
  •  Corporate Strategy 
  •  Managing Relationships with Stakeholders 
  •  Managing for Value Creation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 12 years of formal education with good passes in a national/international examination that is recognised for the purpose of admission. Applicants taking their respective high school examinations between January and May 2020 must submit/upload online their actual results within 3 working days after the release of the results. If your high school results are not known by the application closing date, please submit your predicted high school scores as attested by your school teacher/counsellor by 31 March 2020. Self-declared predicted scores will not be accepted. Please click here for a list of international qualifications that are recognised by SMU for admission to undergraduate degree programmes.
  • One of the following standardised test score is required : SAT (previously known as SAT I /SAT Reasoning), or ACT (American College Test), or IELTS, or TOEFL, or C1 Advanced

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34133 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34133 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10250 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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CFO Leadership (MCFO)
Singapore Management University