Department of Applied Finance

Department of Applied Finance

Department of Applied Finance

Macquarie University is famous for its programs in applied finance which prepare graduates for future leadership roles in the financial sector

The field of applied finance is a dynamic area of study and research which are essential for the operation of a modern economy. Our teaching programs develop both knowledge and understanding alongside problem-solving and critical thinking skills. All that we do is informed by our research which is cutting edge and is published in the leading academic journals in our disciplines.

Macquarie University is a leading provider of applied finance programs. Students have the opportunity to learn about financial markets, corporate finance and analysis alongside increasingly important skills in communication, ethics and professionalism. Industry engagement is a key feature of our Applied Finance programs. Students get the chance to mix the study of the theoretical underpinnings of finance theory with reality and case studies. The Department also houses the Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre which teaches our highly regarded Masters of Applied Finance Program.

The department, through its research and teaching programs, is highly engaged with national and international scholars, industry professional bodies and businesses. These connections enhance our research and ensure our teaching programs deliver the vital skills for employability in an ever-changing world.

Professional accreditation

Macquarie University has an outstanding reputation for the provision of education and research in Applied Finance. As a result, by studying with us, you can be assured of quality through our various accreditations with the leading professional bodies.

We enjoy professional accreditations with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.

Find more information on our accreditation.

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