The Master of Financial Planning is a comprehensive degree designed for graduates seeking an exciting career in personal financial and investment advice. If you wish to work with clients to build long-lasting, trusted relationships and provide sound financial guidance, this is the degree for you. Taught by leading finance and taxation academics, the master degree provides a level of training that allows you to advance in a personal financial and investment advisory career. You will develop knowledge and skills in financial markets, financial products, investment (theory, evidence and quantitative techniques), risk management, financial planning, taxation law and strategies, compliance, ethical and professional conduct.
Why choose this degree?
This degree is suitable for working professionals, as you can choose from a combination of distance, intensive and face-to-face learning courses to suit your schedule.
Who should choose this degree?
Professionals seeking to further develop or upgrade their knowledge and skills in financial planning, investment, taxation law and risk management choose this degree.
Degree StructureDegree Handbook
- Financial planner
- Investment adviser
- Tax consultant
UNSW Business School's Career Accelerator portfolio offers students exclusive access to a suite of for-credit, co-curricular and business experience opportunities to kick start your career.
Accreditation / Professional Recognition
ASIC Regulatory Guidelines 146 (RG146) compliance assessed at AQF Level 9.Tax Agent Service Act (2009)/Tax Practitioners Board's Tax (Financial) Advisor requirements in commercial law and taxation for financial planners’ compliance.