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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Are you a practicing Financial Planner and seeking a course option that will allow you to meet the new professional standards framework and distinguish yourself in a competitive industry? This Master of Financial Planning CL66 at CQUniversity Australia may be the course for you.


Master of Financial Planning CL66 at CQUniversity Australia will allow you to practice as a Financial Planner or Financial Adviser.  The course consists of eight compulsory units and four elective units from the range of postgraduate business and law offerings, giving you a well-rounded education plus an opportunity to complete additional research if this is of interest to you.

The Master of Financial Planning provides a wide range of study beyond the minimum necessary for professional practice and is suitable for those seeking a comprehensive education in business and finance.


Upon completion of the Master of Financial Planning, you will meet the educational requirements needed to practice as a Financial Planner or Financial Adviser.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Financial Advice and Corporations Law
  •  Behavioural Finance
  •  Ethical Financial Planning Practice

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    72 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Previous studies in Accounting, Business, Commerce, Finance, Financial Planning, Property would be useful.
  •  A completed Australian Bachelor degree, or equivalent qualification, in any discipline from a recognised tertiary institution OR
  •  A completed Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning, or equivalent, OR
  • A completed Diploma of Financial Planning, or equivalent, current registration as a certified practicing financial planner, and 5 years relevant work experience.
CRICOS Provider Code: 00219C

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29220 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29220 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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