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Tuition Fees:$9,164 /year
Final Award:Master of Management (MM)
Academic Unit:Faculty of Commerce, Law & Management
Campus:West Campus
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020
Programme Overview

Explore the intricate world of finance on a graduate-level with the Master of Management in Finance and Investment, one of the hallmarks of the Wits Business School.

With a special focus on the emerging market and its particular financial needs, the MMFI is designed to administer dedicated, comprehensive training to prospective financial practitioners, increasing their knowledge base exponentially for effective real-world application.

Learn the inner workings of financial markets, the inherent opportunities present, and how to channel this understanding into making a valuable contribution on a local scale for our collective benefit.

Curriculum

The Master of Management in Finance and Investment is a full-time, one-year block-release programme. It includes a set of core courses, track-oriented elective courses, and a programme thesis that must be completed in 12 months. The thesis will focus on one of the following specialisation streams: Investment and Financial Engineering; Banking, Capital Markets and International Finance; or Corporate Finance.

As a block-release programme, it is designed to accommodate working students and students who need to tool-up quickly to advance their careers in the finance field.

Core Courses

  • Corporate Finance and Financial Statement Analysis
  • Investments
  • Finance Macro-Environment Analysis
  • Applied Finance Econometrics
Admission Requirements
  • 4-year degree/diploma NQF8 with a major in one of the following: Economics, Mathematics, Finance, Business Studies, Engineering or Law (with evidence of strong numeracy at 65%  and above)
  • Work experience is an advantage but not a requirement
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copies of all academic transcripts and degree certificates
  • SAQA evaluation certificate (for students whose prior degrees were not awarded by a South African university)
  • Proof of English language proficiency (for students who have not studied at tertiary level in English)
  • Non-refundable application fee of R200
Application Process
Application Fees for South African & SADC Students: $12
Application Fees for International Students: $12

Complete an Online Application form on the following link https://www.wits.ac.za/applications/

Applications to the MMFI are processed through the Student Enrolment Centre at Wits. Enquiries regarding the status of your application may be addressed to the Wits Business School  call centre either through email admissions.wbs@wits.ac.za or telephone 0861 00 927

Please ensure that all information uploaded is correct and that you have included everything required on the checklist. In order to be considered by the Admissions Committee, your application form and the other required documentation (including the transcript and other supporting documents) must reach the Student Enrolment Centre before the stated closing date for all academic programmes.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African & SADC Students: $9,164
Tuition Fees for International Students: $9,164

*Students from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member countries pay the same annual tuition fees as South Africans plus an International Registration Fee (IRF). The SADC member countries are Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
*Students sponsored by the Government of Rwanda will be treated as and pay the same amount as SADC students.
*Students from all other countries (Non-SADC) will pay the same amount as South African Students
*Diplomats and their dependents stationed in South Africa & International Wits employees and their dependents will pay South African tuition fees + International Registration Fee (IRF).

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