Master of Financial Planning

Course ID
MQA/A11443
Campus
SEGi University
Level of Study
Postgraduate

The Master in Financial Planning is for professionals who would like to acquire a broad range of financial planning skills. This programme provides students essential background material such as methodologies, techniques, and tools in systems analysis and design, business and financial planning alignment, and requirement analysis. Graduates will be equipped with all the skills and knowledge needed to support business financial planning analysis.

The objectives of this programme are to:

  • Equip learners with comprehensive knowledge and understanding of financial legislation and regulations related to the financial planning industry in Malaysia;
  • Prepare learners to be competent financial planners capable of meeting the financial planning needs and goals of their clients;
  • Strengthen the interpersonal skills of learners to enable them to develop and maintain successful client relationships with existing and potential clients;
  • Improve learner’s competencies and skills in management, marketing, accounting, and finance;
  • Develop learner’s quantitative and analytical skills to enable them to address complex financial situations;
  • Expose learner’s to hands-on applications of financial planning technology and tools.

 

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Entry requirements

Bachelor’s Degree – in related field with min. CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent as accepted by the HEP Senate
Bachelor’s Degree – in related field with min. CGPA of 2.75 but above 2.50 or its equivalent, subject to min. of 5 years working experience in relevant field.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

IELTS 6.5 (international students)

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

Advanced Financial Planning
Risk Management and Insurance Planning
Accounting for Managers
Financial and Investment Planning
Retirement and Estate Planning
Taxation
Strategic Management
Corporate Finance
Research Methodology in Financial Planning
Master’s Project
Elective I
Elective II

Elective Modules

Managing the International Economy
Entrepreneurship: Practice & Processes
Applied Financial Econometric
Risk Management and Governance
Laws and Ethics in business environment

Career opportunities

As graduates of the programme, you can explore careers such as Financial planner, Agency Manager, Financial Analyst, Investment Broker, Employee of Financial Institutions.