Master of Applied Finance and Economics

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Banking and Finance

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge and understanding of current theoretical concepts and frameworks within finance and economics. They will be able to think logically, analytically and critically wtih respect to the academic literature in finance and economics and explain how this literature applies to real work problems. They will be able to synthesise academic or professional literature effectively and communicate the results of their independent study orally and in written form. They will be able to apply their in-depth knowledge of finance and economics to practical real world problems.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Banking, Finance and Related Fields at this level can earn:

$66,000

Median earnings one year after study

$76,000

Median earnings two years after study

$94,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

88%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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Westpac's Te Waiu O Aotearoa Trust scholarships

Provided by:

Westpac New Zealand Limited - Director - Client Relationships Institutional Banking

Website:

https://www.westpac.co.nz

Value:

$5000 each

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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