Master of Financial Analysis Program By La Trobe University |Top Universities
  • QS World University Rankings
    =362
  • QS Stars
    5+
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The Master of Financial Analysis is a two-year program based on a defined body of knowledge of proven relevance to the finance industry. It's designed as a pathway to the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charter - the designation of professional excellence within the global investment industry. The curriculum is designed to provide students with a framework of relevant knowledge and skills required for high-level work in the finance industry. This degree aims to provide a broad understanding of economics, accounting, management and quantitative methods, while developing your analytical thinking. Students will gain a strong grounding in the foundation principles of finance and examine areas such as security valuation and portfolio management, debt and derivative securities, micro- and macroeconomics, competitive and monopoly market structures, credit analysis, and risk assessment. Students will be prepared to work in high-level investment, asset management, banking, and finance roles locally and overseas.