1. S C H O O L O F M A N A G E M E N T
Ranked Top 5 Most Preferred Private Education Provider for Postgraduate
Degrees in Singapore (JobsCentral Learning Survey 2016)
in Finance and
6 Months Part-time | Weekend Blocks
Enhance your managerial and leadership
competencies with a program that equip you with
key finance and investment skills critical to the
successful leadership of any organization.
ABOUT THIS PROGRAM
GAIN CUTTING EDGE PERSPECTIVE IN GLOBAL FINANCE & INVESTMENT
As a finance professional or an investor, you are constantly presented with a wide array of
investment opportunities across different asset classes. As the choices increase, shaping
and monitoring investment portfolios becomes more complicated. Which investments
will generate the highest returns without exposing you to excessive risk? Throw away the
get-rich quick schemes that never work, invest, and grow your money the smart and
The graduate diploma in Finance and Investment aims to equip you with the latest
investment tools and scientific statistical techniques to critically analyse financial
markets and investment opportunities and enhance the investment. In addition, you
will be able to evaluate the potential risks and performance for day-to-day review of
your investment portfolios and developed a comprehensive investment strategy and
systematic risk management system for your portfolio.
WHAT THE PROGRAM COVERS
This Graduate diploma aims to help you develop a blueprint on how to build an optimal
investment portfolio across different asset class. Upon successful completion of the
program, you will gain a firm understanding of the key financial concepts, and will be
able to construct, evaluate, financial products and services available in the industry.
• Learn how to set your financial goal and develop an effective investment strategy
• Develop a broad understanding of the micro or macroeconomics outlook of
international and regional markets
• How to navigate the new economic and global finance landscape and choose
the right financial instruments for different situations
• Upgrade your investing skills, outlook, and confidence level for achieving more with
• Analysing asset classes – Bonds, Deposits, Stocks, ETFs, Commodities, Property and
• When and how to re-balance your portfolio across different asset class for optimal
return on investment
• Effective technical tool to assessing financial products and their underlying values
• Step-by-step plan to make better investment decision for optimal financial
to cater to the needs of
6 months, 4 blocks
of 2 full days during
THIS PROGRAMME IS DESIGNED FOR:
& BUSINESS ANALYST
• Senior Executive seeking to enhance your professional skills set as relationship manager,
stockbrokers, investment managers or financial advisor
• Accountant, auditors, consultant, regulator, or business journalist seeking to understand the latest
trends and development in global financial market
• Banking and finance professionals looking to advance their financial knowledge and professional
• Fund manager, financial analyst, day traders, aspiring investors or private investors seeking to
explore new investment opportunities and grow their net wealth
• Corporate Finance Professionals
• Accounting Manager
• Financial and Business Analyst
• Relationship Managers and Private Bankers
• M&A Valuation Assessor
• Asset Management & Portfolio Manager
• Equity Debt and Capital Market Directors
• Financial and Investment and Real Estate Consultants
International Financial Market
International investment strategies and financial decisions must consider today’s
dynamic international environment. This module will cover essential international finance
theories and institutional settings. The course aims to address burning questions such as.
How are international financial markets regulated? Are financial markets efficient? What
do central banks do and how interest rate adjustment impacts the financial markets?
What are financial crises? Why do they occur? By the end of the class, you will gain an
understanding of the basic principles of financial markets to interpret current events
and predict upcoming trends.
Quantitative Methods for Managers
The Use of Statistics in Making Investment Decisions is a critical component as you will
learn the analytics techniques use by professional institution to evaluate and determine
the value of different asset classes. This module aims to equip you with the financial tools
needed to statistically analyse financial data and expose students to several important
financial applications. Covers statistical concepts for investment analysis and measuring
risk and return.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
Financial Risk Management
The module will equip participants with a strong analytical skill set with regards to the
effective management of the various aspect of risk management which includes
Business Risks, Market Risks, Credit Risks Liquidity Risks and Operational Risks that impacts
on the valuation and volatility of the financial markets. It will incorporate the practical
strategies, hedging tools, and financial instruments available to effectively manage the
risk management level and discuss on the operational aspect of risk management &
Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
This module will provide you with the analytical skills and techniques required to actively
manage diversified portfolios of securities and asset class. It will cover both theoretical
and practical issues relating to the effective management of portfolios containing
options, futures, and other derivatives. This module will prepare you with the techniques
for asset allocation management and performance assessment of portfolios.
In just 6 months, you can enjoy a life-changing experience by accelerating your career
advancement or embarking on your dream profession. Furthermore, you will gain
industry-specific expertise and improve your job performance and personal growth.
WHY A GRADUATE DIPLOMA?
A graduate diploma is a popular alternative to a Master’s degree as it provides a
more focused curriculum by focusing on Real world Solutions to business and industry
challenges. The popularity of our graduate programmes can be attributed to its
problem-centred and practical curricula and industry oriented pedagogy. Our faculty
are industry practitioners which provides practical and pragmatic market-based insights
that can be apply readily in the workplace.
10 YEARS OF SUCCESSFUL TRACK RECORD
With over 10 years of successful track record, our graduate diploma programmes are
well-recognised amongst executives and managers looking to upgrade their knowledge
and skills to be successful in their professional pursuit.
For PMETs with minimum
on Career Planning
& Advisory Support
Short Duration of 6
Months Part Time
The Faculty did a great job in facilitating dynamic discussions and
interactions to bring out the best from us. The active engagement in
class coupled with knowledge sharing by the professors have truly
been an enriching experience. Kenneth Tan, Deputy Director, CEFC
The programme has provided me with a holistic understanding of
corporate management and more importantly, an in-depth knowledge
of how leaders perform and react to challenges using innovation. The
programme opened up new ways for me to plan and grow my business
strategies. I highly recommended this programme to those who wants
to move up to management roles. It is also ideal for senior management
seeking to advance their business skills set. Louis Chong, Director, Eduo
DIVERSE NETWORK OF EXECUTIVES
The graduate diploma programme also attract a diverse group of professionals from
various industries with common interest which create a valuable network and encourage
cross-pollination of ideas, robust discussions, and critical thinking to generate real market
solution, thus preparing participants with the critical tool kits to meet the challenges in
an everchanging market.
Classes are conducted over 4 blocks of 2 full days during weekends, 9am-5pm, to cater
to the needs of busy professionals. The entire program may be completed within 6
months and above.
CURRICULUM FOR EXPERIENCED WORKING PROFESSIONALS
Developed and delivered by industry practitioner, this program is both academically
rigorous and practical-oriented. The curriculum is closely aligned with industry practice
and the latest frameworks to give you opportunities to apply your learning in the real
PATHWAY INTO UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON LONDON MBA OR MSC GLOBAL FINANCE
Upon completion of this Graduate Diploma, you may choose to progress into a 10
Months Part-time MBA or Masters in Global Finance awarded by our University Partner,
Roehampton University London.
SAT SUN MON-FRI SAT SUN
9AM - 5PM 9AM - 5PM REVISION BREAK 9AM - 5PM 9AM - 5PM
ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON
Established in 1841, the University of Roehampton is a public research university located
in London, the United Kingdom. Today, it is one of the oldest universities in the UK with
a proud history of 175 years in higher education thorough its four constituent colleges.
As one of the early pioneers of training women as teachers, the university has provided
higher education to women far longer than any other institution in the United Kingdom.
Roehampton offers a high-quality UK education experience to over 12,000 students from
140 countries. Over the past decade, the university has continued to grow in strength
and reputation, and is recognised as a leading centre for academic research with
some of the mosth ighly-regarded academic departments in the UK.
Coupled with outstanding academic teaching staff, modern cutting edge facilities and
an everexpanding network of overseas partner institutions and organisations, it’s a true
reflection of the growing international reputation of the university.
ADMISSION & APPLICATION
Your investment on this program will be $6,000. (Excluding GST).
*A one-time registration fee of $200 before GST is applicable
• At least 21 years old and
• Degree in any discipline; or
• Mature candidates (at least 30 years old) with minimum of 8 years working
experience in any field
Note: Candidates below 30 years old are advised to apply for our “Advanced Diploma”
Application Procedure Interested applicants are required to submit the following:
• Duly-completed application form
• Certified true copies of all education certificates and transcripts
• Your detailed Profile – Curriculum vitae
REGISTRATION & RELATED ENQUIRES
Please kindly contact our programme advisor at 6822 8596 | 8358 8088 or email:
AWARD OF GRADUATE DIPLOMA
is awarded by Aventis School of Management.
Successful graduates will be allowed to use
the designatory letters “GDip Finance and
Investment” after their name upon completion
of the program.
Hereby Awards this Certificate to
In Recognition of Successful Completion of
Graduate Diploma in Finance and Investment
ENTIS Academic Registrar
Aventis School ofManagement
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