Develop a solid background in research methodology and financial econometrics, and carry out empirical research in any area of finance with the Finance specialisation in the Master of Business.
Interested in postgraduate study in finance? With the Master of Business in Finance you explore a topic of your interest and learn from research-active academics who are experts in their field - from corporate finance and governance, to financial markets, investments and financial risk management.
AUT's world-leading Finance department collaborates closely with the Auckland Centre for Financial Research. We provide first-rate research support and involve postgraduate finance students in our research seminars and related activities. To support your postgraduate research, you have access to various databases including Datastream, SIRCA, Compustat and OSIRIS.
This is part of the Master of Business.
To graduate with a Master of Business, you must successfully complete 180 points from:
These advanced-level finance courses cover the latest research and theories in your specialisation, and help you prepare for your independent research thesis or dissertation.
Not all courses listed are offered each calendar year.
The research methods courses explore philosophical issues underpinning the design of research and the research process.
The courses include training in research methods and analysis to prepare students to conduct a methodologically rigorous research thesis or dissertation.
The class of honours awarded in the programme depends on your grade performance.
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