Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
The Graduate Diploma in Financial Analysis provides advanced-level material in core contemporary accounting and finance issues. The core subjects are designed to offer a balanced coverage of accounting, finance and investment topics. Career options include financial analyst and financial planning positions in the financial services sector, industry and government.
The course comprises eight core subjects totalling 48 credit points. The course can be completed in one year of full-time or two years of part-time study.
- Financial analysis
Standard entry requirements
- Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies. If the previous qualification is not in a related field, applicants require a minimum of two years' relevant work experience or satisfactory completion of a relevant graduate certificate from UTS or other recognised higher education institution. The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0
- Or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21
- Or AE5: Pass
- Or PTE: 58-64
- Or CAE: 176-184.
Students may be granted a maximum of five subject exemptions, of which two core subjects may be approved from prior undergraduate study.
This course was previously called the Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance. This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Financial Analysis, the Graduate Diploma in Financial Analysis, and the Master of Financial Analysis.