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|Award granted||Master of International Finance|
|Campus||Offered at Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Length||1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2), November (Trimester 3)^
|Indicative annual fee 2014||$28,700* AUD|
|CRICOS course code||054577A|
IELTS overall score of 6.5 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent
|Deakin course code||M730|
|Faculty contacts||Deakin International|
Tel +61 3 9627 4877
For commencing trimester 2 students, please check with the Faculty of Business and Law for the availability of specialisations.
^ On campus International Students: Course intake not available in trimester 3. Intake available in trimester 1 and trimester 2 only.
^ Off campus International Students: Course intake available in trimester 1, trimester 2 and trimester 3.
The Master of International Finance is a specialist course which develops a professional capability in finance, with a particular emphasis on international trade and associated financial markets.
Finance professionals will be especially interested in the Master of International Finance as the coursework and research components have been designed to enhance professional practice in a range of financial domains. The course may also be attractive to others with an undergraduate degree, wanting to acquire a professional qualification in finance.
The course aims to provide a high level of education in finance issues and research methodologies appropriate to finance, and will improve professional practice in a range of finance domains.
Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of International Finance* or the Graduate Diploma of International Finance allows articulation into the Master of International Finance.
* previously titled Graduate Certificate of Finance
The Master of International Finance requires completion of 12 credit points comprising 6 credit points of core units, 2 credit points selected from a specified list and 4 credit points of elective units that can be selected to form a specialisation.
|MAF707||Investments and Portfolio Management|
|MAF759||Quantitative Methods for Finance|
|MFT760/MAF760||International Finance #|
|MPT781/MPE781||Economics for Managers #|
Plus 2 credit points of units from:
|MAF703||Applied Corporate Finance|
|MAF704||Treasury and Risk Management|
|MAF711||Modelling Techniques for Finance|
|MAF713||Futures, Options and other Derivatives|
|MAF723||Business and Financial Econometrics|
|MPE711||Global Trade and Markets|
Select 4 credit points of units from the remaining electives, or from the range of listed specialisations, or a combination of both.
Students may study other postgraduate units offered by the Faculty of Business and Law, subject to approval by the Course Team Chair.
# MPT and MFT code denotes study tour version of the unit
Completion of a tertiary program equivalent to not less than 3 years of full-time study at a university or other approved educational institution, or for those without a degree, a masters degree may be accepted in lieu of a 3-year bachelor degree, or a graduate certificate in a cognate area plus 5 years minimum relevant work experience. Applicants may be eligible for Credit for Prior Learning for appropriate units of completed postgraduate study.
Alternate admission is available via the Postgraduate Qualifying Programs (PQP):
IELTS / English language requirements
Please note that English language requirements exist for entry to this course and you will be required to meet the English language level requirement that is applicable in the year of your commencement of studies.
It is the students’ responsibility to ensure that she/he has the required IELTS score to register with any external accredited courses.
Tracking your application
If you have already applied and wish to enquire about your application please refer to the relevant area through which you originally applied.