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What will I learn?

The ANU Master of Financial Management will equip you to excel in a business career anywhere in the world. You will gain access to leading academics with extensive industry and research experience. Courses within the Master of Financial Management have been developed in consultation with key industry partners in the finance sector, assuring you that the advanced skillset you will develop in the program will prepare you for a rewarding career in business.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

Select, adapt, apply and communicate advanced financial concepts;

Justify company valuation outcomes using finance theory;

Examine current issues in finance using leading-edge research and practices in the field;

Demonstrate strong cognitive, technical and communication skills to work independently and collaboratively to collect, process, interpret and communicate the outcomes of financial problems; and,

Communicate complex portfolio structures and strategies to a diverse audience.

Which department am I in?

ANU College of Business and Economics



Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$44,470.00 (US$ 33,035) per year
Start date

21 February 2022


The Australian National University

Acton Campus,


Australian Capital Territory,

2601, CANBERRA, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must achieve a minimum 70% weighted average mark in the first 72 units of courses attempted in order to remain enrolled in the Master of Strategic Studies (Advanced).

For international students

Students must have a Bachelor degree or international equivalent in a cognate discipline with a minimum GPA of 5/7.

Academic IELTS overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component of the test; TOEFL internet based test score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening; TOEFL paper based test score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5; Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 176 overall with at least 169 in all sub skills; PTE Academic score of Overall 64, minimum score of 55 in each section.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by this university

The Australian National University offers below pathways course for this subject