University of South Australia (UniSA)

Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning (DGFP)

University of South Australia (UniSA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00121B

The Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning is approved by the Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) and equips students with the education requirements to practice as a qualified financial adviser. It is best suited to existing financial advisers with a non-relevant degree, existing financial advisers with no degree or new entrants with a relevant degree.

Structure

36 units.

Subjects

  • Financial Planning

Standard entry requirements

  • Completed bachelor degree in an accounting, finance, economics or financial planning discipline from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent
  • Or completed graduate certificate or higher postgraduate qualification in an accounting, finance, economics or financial planning discipline from a recognised higher education institution
  • Or completed diploma or advanced diploma in financial planning and two years relevant professional experience. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.

Study pathways

Under FASEA guidelines, existing financial advisers can be granted a maximum of 4 courses credit in the Graduate Diploma, depending on their prior learning and pathway.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
City West International: $35,900 No

Further information

A FASEA-approved program must be completed by 2024 to continue practising in financial planning. Students who want to enter the industry will need to study a FASEA-approved program to start their career.

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course

Are you currently in Australia?

You must agree before submitting.

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join the conversation