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About

The Master of Financial Planning offered by Griffith University provides the high level knowledge and skills required by modern financial advisers to start and progress their career. This includes coverage of the practice and theory of financial planning including financial markets, investments, risk management, taxation, retirement and estate planning, and behavioural finance.  

Overview

The Master of Financial Planning offered by Griffith University has a foundation component (Graduate Certificate) which allows those without a prior degree in financial planning and those looking for a career change to participate. 

Those with qualifications and experience in the field can also enter the program and progress to the advanced level study.

Career opportunities 

Upon completion of the program, career opportunities exist in the financial services industry (namely, banks, funds management and financial planning companies) in various roles including client services officers, authorised representatives, financial advisers and para-planners. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Planning Fundamentals
  • Financial Markets
  • Income Tax Law 
  • Applied Financial Planning 
  • Investments 
  • Retirement and Estate Planning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider - 00233E 

  • hold any Bachelor degree (or equivalent) from a recognised University (or another tertiary education institution of equivalent standing) with a minimum GPA of 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale), OR
  • hold a Griffith Graduate Certificate in Financial Planning (or equivalent) with a minimum GPA of 4.0 (using a 7.0 scale). Students with a Griffith Graduate Certificate in Financial Planning will receive 40 credit points of advanced standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33500 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 AUD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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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