Where will this take me?


Employment Outcomes

Our graduates have gone on to some successful and varied careers. These are just some examples:

Within 1 year of graduating

Assistant Manager, Lending Services (Institutional and Complex) ANZ

Within 3 years of graduating

Senior Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton, US

Within 4 years of graduating

FX Trader at Bank Negara, Malaysia

Practical Skills

You will leave the degree with a number of essential skills, including the ability to:

  • Obtain, analyse, synthesise and evaluate evidence in management decision making in an area of commerce specialisation
  • Apply strategic and critical thinking in relation to business and commerce related issues and in developing solutions to problems in organisations and in society
  • Be an effective decision maker in business and commerce

Melbourne Business School students are also offered the opportunity to develop their employability skills through our Skills Workshops.

Professional recognition

CFA Institute®

The University of Melbourne is a participant in the University Affiliation Program of the CFA Institute, the global association for investment professionals that awards the prestigious CFA designation. The Master of Management (Finance) covers at least 70% of all three levels of the CFA program candidate body of knowledge (CBOK) topics, the CFA Institute ethical and professional standards, and other CFA program partner requirements. Recognition as a CFA Affiliated University signals to students, employers and the marketplace that the university curriculum is closely tied to professional practice and is well suited to preparing students to sit for the CFA exams.

As part of the affiliation, students in the Master of Management (Finance) are eligible for scholarships, access to CFA Institute curriculums, journals, webcasts, and other educational resources.

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Success stories

Simon Sun

Simon Sun

Strategy and Sales Operations Lead at Google, Shanghai

Completed 2013

Eliani Gunawan

Eliani Gunawan

Associate Director, Portfolio Analysis and Monitoring at Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore

Completed 2013