MCom Investments with Specialisation in Financial Planning (Coursework)

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Immerse yourself in the dynamic realm of finance with our Master of Commerce in Investments, a transformative journey designed to cultivate expert knowledge in investments, wealth management, and integrated financial planning. This program is meticulously crafted to prepare you for a specialized career in these fields, emphasizing competence, integrity, and ethical principles. Beyond conventional education, we instill a global and South African financial market perspective, integrating data science in finance to give you a distinctive competitive edge in the employment landscape.

In an ever-evolving financial landscape, our program not only equips you with current knowledge but propels you into the future, where possibilities are limitless. Embrace a learning experience that goes beyond textbooks, weaving together real-world applications and future trends, ensuring you emerge not just as a graduate but as a visionary in the financial domain.


Embark on your journey by marking your calendar; applications open on June 1, 2023, and close on November 30, 2023 (Programme Code: M3IMFQ). Choose your path, whether part-time or full-time, as you ascend to NQF Level 9, accumulating 180 credits validated by SAQA (111425). Our Auckland Park Kingsway campus serves as the backdrop to your academic pursuits, a vibrant space where innovation meets tradition.

Your senate-approved venture (S182/2023(2)) is not just an education; it’s a gateway to becoming a financial expert, armed with the knowledge and skills demanded by the industry.

Admission Requirements

Finance oriented relevant Bachelor Honours Degree or a relevant Postgraduate Diploma on a NQF level 8. Alternatively a student should possess any other relevant qualification on a NQF level 8 and have related investment oriented experience which is deemed applicable by the Department of Finance and Investment Management.


  • Investment Analysis
  • Financial Planning Strategies
  • Wealth Management Principles
  • Data Science in Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Portfolio Optimization

For more information, please visit respective university web page link.

Future Career Outcomes

Connect with the success stories of our alumni who have not just excelled but redefined the financial landscape. Witness how industry demands align seamlessly with the skills cultivated in our program, making you not just a graduate but a sought-after professional. Your journey with us is not just a qualification; it’s a pathway to shaping the future of finance.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit South Africa page for student visa and student life.