Master of Applied Finance and Economics

MAFE

  • Applied Finance and Economics

Duration

12–14 months full-time

Entry times

January or February (January only for international students)

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Duration

12–14 months full-time

Entry times

January or February (January only for international students)

Fees Estimate

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Overview

The Master of Applied Finance and Economics is a joint master's degree in Finance and Economics that can be completed full-time in 12–14 months. Students take advanced coursework in both Finance and Economics, followed by a capstone course with four project-based modules including cost-benefit analysis, financial decision-making, forecasting, and portfolio management.

The MAFE offers students:

  • a coursework-based master’s degree with practical training in Finance and Economics, for students who have majored in Finance or Economics
  • preparation for high-level professional roles in finance, banking, and the public sector
  • intensive, hands-on application of tools and techniques
  • many opportunities to use the UC Business School Trading Room | Te Kura Umanga Wāhi Hokohoko, powered by Bloomberg terminals
  • preparation to sit the Chartered Financial Analyst exams
  • a proven track record for graduate placements.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Applied Finance and Economics.

For study planning help contact the Department of Economics and Finance or the College of Business and Law:

College of Business and Law | Te Rāngai Umanga me te Ture
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3888
Email postgradbusiness@canterbury.ac.nz