Graduate Certificate in Finance (Online)


8 months


4 courses

Study intakes

January, March, May, July, September, October

Study mode

100% Online

Program code


What you will study

UNSW’s 100% online Graduate Certificate in Finance provides students with current and contemporary finance skills and knowledge. Completing these courses will provide students with the foundations to solve financial problems at the corporate level, manage the business and financial functions of firms in several countries, and understand modern investments to prepare for market challenges.

The Graduate Certificate in Finance offers three core courses and one elective, allowing fundamental finance skills to complement choice and student direction.


  • Corporate Finance
  • Investments
  • International Finance

The UNSW Online experience

We are here to support you, every step of the way, to graduate from one of the world’s leading universities. Our online learning environment has been designed to seamlessly fit into your already busy schedule and you’ll be able to access course resources on any device, at any time.

Our academics are some of the best in the world, so you can take confidence in knowing that your online learning experience will have the same high standard as the on-campus experience.

Throughout your study journey, you will be able to turn to your Student Success Advisor, who is committed to assisting you from enrolment through to graduation. They are on-hand for all non-academic queries by phone or email.





Plus, choose one elective from the following courses:

  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • FinTech Ecosystem and Industry Insights
  • Principles of Programming
  • Financial Management

Entry requirements

General admission requirements

To be eligible for the Graduate Certificate in Finance you must have:

  • A recognised bachelor degree (in any discipline) OR
  • Three years of relevant work experience in a commercial or public service organisation related to business, banking or finance.

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