Woman in Management and Finance – Study with a Scholarship - Blog - International Alumni Job Network
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Mon Jul 23 2018 07:25:49 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Being a modern woman in this era, you might sometimes run into obstacles when purchasing further studies, in any area. Macquarie University understands the challenges and has made sure they offer some support for women to take the next step in their career. One of the many means of help offered by the University is the South East Asia Woman in Management and Finance Scholarship for students commencing at Macquarie Graduate Schools of Management or Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre.

About the scholarship:

The South East Asia Woman in Management and Finance Scholarship is highly competitive and will be awarded progressively through the year to future applicants to Macquarie University based on academic merit. There are up to 15 scholarships, for students applying to either of these three courses:


Course: Entry requirements / Program length / Campus / Tuition

Master of Management- A bachelor's qualification

 GPA of 5.00 / 7.00- IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in each band.

24 monthsNorth Ryde$72,000 AUD

Master of Business Administration- A bachelor's qualification- A minimum of 3 years relevant work experience at a managerial or professional level.

- IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in each band.

16 course units North RydeCBD Sydney

Hong Kong

$80,000 AUD

Master of Applied Finance- A bachelor's qualification- A minimum of 2 years relevant work experience

- IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in each band.

1 year or

1.5 yearsCBD Sydney$39,200 AUD annual fee

Master of Applied Finance (Adv)- A bachelor's qualification- A minimum of 2 years relevant work experience

- IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in each band.

1.5 years or

2 yearsCBD Sydney$39,200 AUD annual feeAsk us to choose the right course for you

About MGSM - Macquarie University Graduate School of Management:

For nearly 50 years, MGSM has helped equip thousands of graduates with the critical skills and experience needed to lead and succeed in our globally connected economy. From recent graduates to seasoned executives and the corporations that they lead, MGSM offers innovative learning solutions for every stage of career, business and corporate development. Invaluable practical experience and networking opportunities are facilitated through their corporate connections with internships and living case studies, forming a key element of many programs.

More than just a school, with MGSM you are part of a life-long network of likeminded individuals, corporations, leaders and communities inspired by possibilities, driven by progress and the passion to deliver sustainable value and prosperity. The school offers six research areas:

  • Leadership, strategy & organisational change:  MGSM's research degrees open the door to outstanding opportunities. Discover our business research areas and broaden your horizons.
  • Marketing: Focuses on how organisations can foster relationships with all stakeholders to successfully market products and services through engaged communication across multiple networks and environments
  • Supply chain management: Focuses on identifying and understanding how domestic, national and international supply chains contribute to meet the real needs of the customer.
  • Finance management: This research area concerns the processes and practices of decision-making in a truly global and increasingly convergent business environment, given advances in technology and the integration of financial markets.
  • Reflective practice in management education: Examines multi-perspective research techniques such as hermeneutics and qualitative phenomenology.
  • Sustainable leadership & organisations: Examines theories and practices of sustainable leadership from organisations and literature across the globe.

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MGSM is ranked among the Top 50 business schools in the world by The Economist “Which MBA?” (2017). MGSM is one of only three Australian business schools to have been ranked in the prestigious top 100. The school also ranks at number four in the Asia-Pacific region, and number seven globally for post-MBA salary increase.

MGSM is accredited by the international accreditation body AACSB International (AACSB) — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

About Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre (MAFC):

Since opening in 1980, Macquarie University’s Applied Finance Centre has designed and delivered graduate programs that combine the collective experience of the industry practitioners who deliver its programs with the academic rigour required for an applied understanding of the theories that underpin solutions for ‘real world’ finance issues and complex transactions.

For over 30 years, Macquarie University’s Applied Finance Centre (MAFC) has delivered graduate applied finance education. 5,000 senior alumni in 43 countries. The Master of Applied Finance and Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance are taught face-to-face by experienced industry practitioners. The Graduate Certificate of Finance is a comprehensive online gateway program with 4 start dates each year.

  • Programs designed in consultation with industry: Senior advisory groups have worked with MAFC to deliver specialised Graduate Diplomas of Applied Finance for Wealth Management and Valuation specialists.
  • Finance Professionals is a series of free seminars hosted by the Macquarie Applied Finance Centre. The seminars are designed for professionals working in the finance industry. Covering a range of topics, industry leaders from the financial, professional services and corporate sectors discuss current challenges and opportunities.

The centre also offer students with strong links with industry. MAFC's education partnerships with the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), and Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) provide high quality graduate education to early-career finance professionals.

MAFC was the first Australian education partner to receive formal recognition from the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute as a Program Partner. This means that our Master of Applied Finance program provide students with a solid grounding in its Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK).

We are also the first University in the Asian region to have a graduate program accredited by the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA). Students who successfully complete the relevant parts of our program are eligible for exemption from the first two PRMIA exams.

Other partnerships include the Risk Management Association Inc.

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