Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This program is designed to extend theoretical knowledge and associated techniques to a higher level. Students focus on one of the two areas, although coursework and research may be carried out in both areas. The degree is suitable for those who plan to pursue careers as professional economists or finance specialists in both public and private sectors or in academia.
Those planning careers as economists or finance specialists in business, government or academia
The course has a Thesis Research core unit. It is a requirement that two-thirds of this course is undertaken by research and only one-third by coursework.
- Economics and finance
Standard entry requirements
- Degree or equivalent in commerce majoring in economics and/or finance with a high course weighted average
- Honours degree in economics or finance
- Postgraduate diploma in commerce (economics and finance)
- Or completion of a professional master in economics and/or finance or related field with an above average academic performance
Students should not enrol in this research course to receive the Postgraduate Diploma in Business (Economics and Finance) but rather have undertaken it as a requisite for admission. Applications for credit towards a course are assessed on an individual basis.
|Campus||Fees||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Bentley - main campus||International: $75,400||No||
The Curtin Business School provides facilities and benefits for those studying this course by research, including access to suitable computer facilities, office space, and financial assistance to attend conferences and for other associated research costs. Curtin Course Code: MR-ECFNCE