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Commerce with a Specialisation in Finance

Macquarie University

12 months
39200 AUD/year
30800 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Commerce with a Specialisation in Finance at Macquarie University is for those who want to focus on areas such as: funds management risk management corporate finance financial instruments and valuation. 


At this Master of Commerce with a Specialisation in Finance at Macquarie University you will learn about both the theoretical concepts and practical applications of modern finance, and can choose from a range of subjects such as: business and corporation law monetary policy investment management international finance Islamic finance.

Key features 

  • this specialisation covers each of the major areas of modern finance
  • offers a wide range of elective units so you can tailor the degree depending on your career aspirations
  • students will have access to the cutting-edge research being conducted by our Centre for Financial Risk
  • taught by staff who have solid industry experience and access to the latest research
  • offers research skills and a research project and students will complete a capstone unit

Career Opportunities

  • Academic
  • Business Journalist
  • Financial Analyst
  • Finance Manager
  • Investment Analyst
  • Management Consultant
  • Market Analyst
  • Researcher
  • Stockbroker
  • Policy Advisor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Finance
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Managerial Accounting 
  • Company Law
  • Principles of Finance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International - We recommend applying early for your course to ensure you have adequate time to arrange your student visa.


80 alternative credits
  • 2 years - 160
  • 1,5 years - 120
  • 1 year - 80


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


  • AQF level 8 bachelor honours or graduate diploma qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent, or

Meet two of the following three criteria:

  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification in a related field or recognised equivalent
  • Two years relevant approved work experience, professional certification or other recognised prior learning
  • AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39200 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30800 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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