Industry connections

Industry partnerships

Three industry connections of the Macquarie Applied Finance CentreAt Macquarie University Applied Finance Centre (MAFC), we believe that industry partnerships are crucial to the ongoing strength and relevance of our programs and executive courses.

Industry bodies and finance professionals

We build upon the very strong industry connections inherent in our teaching faculty by regularly engaging and consulting with industry bodies and finance professionals to ensure that our services remain at the forefront of financial education in both Australia and throughout the Asia Pacific region.

To discuss current industry developments we have formed three advisory groups in our areas of expertise:

There are also a number of prizes sponsored by industry, such as KPMG, Finsia, NSW Treasury Corporation, which reward students who do well in particular units or streams.

Best possible career outcomes

In addition to our prizes, scholarships are available to students by CFA and CAIA. This means that we continue to create the best possible career outcomes for our graduates, as well as enhancing the reputation of the Master of Applied Finance (MAppFin) qualification.

  • NAB/MAFC Women's Mentoring Program

    NAB/MAFC Women's Mentoring Program

    NAB/MAFC Women's Mentoring Program Program aims to inspire, motivate and educate women about opportunities available for employment and leadership in the finance industry.

  • business valuation

    Business Valuation Advisory Group

    The advisory group for this program comprises industry leaders. Our students benefit from this group's valuable advice on curriculum design for our business valuation course, ensuring it's relevancy for Australian and global markets.

  • retirement planning

    Retirement Outcomes Advisory Group

    The advisory group for this program comprises industry leaders. Our students benefit from this group's valuable advice on curriculum design for our retirement outcomes course, ensuring it's relevancy for Australian and global markets.

  • Risk management

    Risk Management Advisory Group

    The advisory group for this program comprises industry leaders. Our students benefit from this group's valuable advice on curriculum design for our risk management course, ensuring it's relevancy for Australian and global markets.

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