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Department of Financial Management

About Us

The vision of the Department of Financial Management is:

To be the national leader in financial knowledge creation and transfer, internationally recognised for academic excellence.

We strive to reach our vision through our mission of being:

The academic department of choice for students, staff, employers, and those requiring research solutions in the fields of Financial Management, Management Accounting, and Investment Management by:

  • providing research opportunities and innovative teaching that encourages interaction, instills pervasive skills, and cultivates critical thinking;
  • creating a stimulus for research, teaching and learning in a supportive environment;
  • delivering academically well-equipped graduates with skills that are relevant to the market;
  • aligning with the requirements and standards of applicable professional bodies; and
  • integrating social and environmental awareness in our teaching, learning, and research.

In striving towards our vision and mission, we will:

Act with integrity towards our stakeholders while aspiring to be:

  • professional;
  • approachable;
  • enabling;
  • respectful;
  • transparent;
  • ethical; and
  • fair.