- Macquarie Business School
- 4 Eastern Road
- Macquarie University NSW 2109
- T: +61 (2) 9850 1050
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Our Master of Applied Finance (MAF) is recognised as the banking and finance industry’s premier graduate degree.
Full time: 1 - 1.5 years (or equivalent part time)
Full time, Part time
In person, On campus
You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the finance industry through your study of four compulsory units.
You will also have the opportunity to explore areas of interest, and benefit from our strong industry partnerships, through a selection of four specialised elective units.
Speciality elective units cover a broad range of topics including:
If you don’t meet the entry requirements to enrol directly, these programs offer an alternative pathway into our MAF.
Gain a comprehensive introduction to finance concepts, techniques and applications for early career practitioners.View certificate
Focus on real-world finance with this short, specialised program for experienced professionals.View diploma
Apply your superior technical skills to examine, interpret and appraise financial information and market conditions.View program
Our students are industry professionals from across many sectors, meaning that you learn from each other’s experiences as well as those of the teaching faculty.
Choose where to study – online, or at our Sydney CBD City campus. The curriculum delivers a hybrid model of online interactive learning together with face-to-face classes and workshops. This means you can set the pace at which you progress through the course, affording you the greatest level of flexibility.
When I was studying at Macquarie University, did I think I would end up the CEO of a major mining company? Probably not, but I believe that everybody should feel that anything’s possible. If you’re curious and open to opportunities, and willing to take risks, the sky’s the limit.
Gain practical knowledge you can immediately rely on in the workplace.See what MAF is like
Benchmark industry-based qualifications for those working in finance.More about these programs