Macquarie University which is one of the best universities in the world is now offering a new program called Master of Banking & Finance Macquarie University. Students are expected to gain theoretical and practical knowledge relevant to the banking and finance industry during the study.
This program is designed to meet the needs of the banking and financial industry and prepare those who wish to work in this sector. During the study, students will learn to develop their skills, especially in the field of contemporary banking such as portfolio management, money market, and financial management, as well as bank loan and risk management.
Students will also develop a deep understanding of the important role of the global banking industry and provide the opportunities to apply theoretical knowledge in a practical experience. This program also helps strengthen the critical thinking and communication skills and market research that will be important in the industry in the future.
To be eligible for this program, students are required to have a Bachelor’s degree from any field and have IELTSTM average score of 6.5 with no subjects below 6.0. Students do not need any work experience to be able to follow the Master of Banking and Finance program.
Students will learn both theoretical knowledge and practical experience with the opportunity of doing an internship in final year. This will help them to understand how to apply the theoretical knowledge in the workforce. It is also going to be a plus point when they are applying for jobs.
|Figure 2. Macquarie campus in Sydney. Source: Macquarie|
Macquarie University is placed in the 9th place of the best university in the world according to the 201 Times Higher University. It is a research university that occupies a 15.6 hectares land and is located about 15km from Sydney’s economy central.
Established in 1964 by the government of New South Wales, Macquarie is the third university to be established in Sydney metropolitan area and among the top five (5) major universities in Australia that is included in the Top 250 University Ranking 2015/2016.
Are you interested? Visit Macquarie University website for more information about this program. For further assistance in administration process, please contact the nearest SUN Education office. (NRK)