Regulation and Compliance - B6020

Regulation and Compliance

Master degree

Address complex regulatory, compliance and risk challenges facing modern businesses with a Master of Regulation and Compliance.

Designed in conjunction with industry experts, the Master of Regulation and Compliance will equip you to manage beyond compliance, through exposure to international best practice and cutting-edge regulatory technologies.

You’ll also work on real-life case studies that offer practical insight into current regulatory issues that arise in the domestic and international context. In an environment characterised by disruption, we’ll challenge you to explore the compliance function from an ethical and practical governance perspective, as well as to examine the multifaceted nature of regulatory assurance and develop practical strategies to ensure best practice.

The degree is tailored for flexibility and caters to your previous experience, with the option to study part-time or full-time. You can focus on one discipline or select from a range of discipline-specific regulation-orientated electives in the areas of: banking and financial services; sustainability and the environment; employment and human resources; global enterprise; artificial intelligence and new technologies; and ethics and risk management.

You also have the opportunity to apply your knowledge practically through an international study tour or corporate project.

At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Caulfield: Full time & part time
Duration
  • 2 years (full time)
  • 4 years (part time)
Start date
First semester (February) and Second semester (July)
Qualification
Master of Regulation and Compliance
Alternative exits
Course Handbook

Monash Business School has one of the leading business law departments in Australia, meaning that students have the unique opportunity to learn from world renowned business law experts. In this degree you’ll discover how to identify key risks within businesses and gain an understanding of the contemporary regulatory and compliance environment in which business operates.

Study in the US
As part of this degree, you can choose to attend the Berkeley Haas Global Access Program for one or two semesters, and receive a Berkeley Haas certificate.
https://www.monash.edu/business/current-students/global-study-experience/berkeley-haas-global-access-program

Focus area electives
The Master of Regulation and Compliance is tailored for flexibility and aimed at high-achieving graduates or those with current work experience, who are looking to advance their career in regulatory compliance management and develop innovative, best practice solutions for their enterprise.

You can focus on one area of interest or select from a range of discipline-specific electives. Through this degree, you will gain practical, industry-based skills to succeed in the changing world of risk. Focus areas include:

  • Financial Services Regulation
  • Sustainability and Environmental Regulation
  • Contemporary Business and Corporate Regulation
  • Employment Management and Risk
  • Regulation of Global Enterprises
  • Regulation of Artificial Intelligence and Technology

"Having studied regulation and compliance, I feel like I can go out there in the corporate world with a fresh perspective and apply my knowledge and my passion in this subject and actually make a difference." Elin Nilsson (Regulation and Compliance)

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Qualifications

Entry level 1:
Duration: 2 years full time, 4 years part time (96 points)

Applicants must have completed an Australian bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification and a minimum of two years relevant employment.

OR

An Australian bachelor degree, or an equivalent qualification, with a weighted average mark (WAM) of 70.

Entry level 2:
Duration: 1.5 years full time, 3 years part time (72 points)

Applicants must have completed an Australian bachelor degree, or an equivalent qualification, in a cognate discipline and a minimum of two years relevant employment.

OR

An Australian bachelor degree, or an equivalent qualification, in a cognate discipline with a weighted average mark (WAM) of 70.

Entry level 3:
Duration: 1 year full time, 2 years part time (48 points)

Applicants must have completed an Australian bachelor degree, or an equivalent qualification, in a cognate discipline and a minimum of five years relevant employment.

OR

An Australian undergraduate honours degree, or an equivalent qualification, in a cognate discipline with a weighted average mark (WAM) of 70.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Extra Requirements

Applicants must prepare a Statement of Purpose (1000 words maximum) which will be reviewed by the Course Director. In this Statement of Purpose, the applicant will be required to demonstrate that they possess the motivation and academic skills required to successfully complete the program. Where deemed necessary the Course Director may also seek to interview an applicant.

The course is structured in two parts. Part A. Mastery knowledge and Part B. Application studies. All students will complete Part A. Depending upon prior qualifications, a student may receive credit for all or some of Part B.

Making the application

Future students

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B6020

Apply

Semester two (July)

Apply directly to Monash using course code B6020

Apply

Closing date

Applications for semester two close 20 July 2020.

Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page

Fees

Fees are subject to change annually.

Full fee

Fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.

A$30,200

Fee assistance

As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.

Scholarships

We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.