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Field of Study

Applied Finance

Master of Commerce

The courses in this field of study combine the theoretical frameworks for success in financial management with practical skills in analysis and risk assessment.

You'll also develop a strong understanding of factors that influence financial decision-making in the global market. These newfound skills will be highly sought after, and your capabilities for strong financial management will help your organisation increase profitability and sustainability. Many graduates enjoy careers as investment banking analysts and managers in financial institutions and government regulatory agencies, while others establish their own businesses.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for accounting and finance

QS World University Rankings 2020

41 in the world for accounting and finance

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Market risk analytics manager
  • Quantitative analyst
  • Pricing strategy lead
  • Performance analyst
  • Compliance manager
  • Transaction services director
  • Corporate financial adviser
  • Mergers and acquisition adviser

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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