About MBA in Finance

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance from our online University will equip you with the necessary tools and skills for a successful career in the world of finance.

As a student in the University of Zambia, you will receive specific financial training that will open up knowledge in reviewing, controlling and managing money.

Moreover, this degree in finance will enable you to take full advantage of our specialised subjects that will teach you the essentials of finances, including advanced financial management, corporate finance, managerial economics, business ethics, and portfolio management.

Upon graduation, you will have obtained a business management and finance degree from an accredited online MBA finance program, and an intimate financial knowledge that will unlock a wide range of rewarding career opportunities.



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The University of Zambia is proud to offer one of the best finance degrees in the world – a comprehensive online MBA in Finance and international business. Students who study through our exclusive E-Campus portal will gain significant exposure to the financial world that will prepare you for a career in corporate financing, banking, or financial planning.

As stated in the MBA in Finance distance learning course details download, core competencies you will cover in this corporate finance degree include: business ethics in a global environment, global operations management, managerial economics, marketing for managers and financial markets and institutions.

This MBA, with a specialization in finance, is designed to give you the most sought-after skills required for a profitable career in the global workplace of finance and business management. Upon graduation, you will have acquired a degree from an accredited online MBA finance program that combines theoretical and practical training designed to open career pathways to land your dream job.

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Admission Requirements

Simply submit a copy of your transcripts with your application online:

• Online application

• A bachelors degree from a recognized institution

• 6 (Credit)- score or better in 5 subjects including English

Simply submit a copy of your transcripts. International Students Welcome:

  • International students must meet the same admissions requirements
  • Visa not required


This is a 2-year programme designed to prepare students to immediately apply the skills, knowledge and competencies.

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MBA - All Specializations

Zambian NationalsInternational Students
Application Fee200 ZMK40 USD
Semester 120,000 ZMK1800 USD
Semester 220,000 ZMK1800 USD
Semester 320,000 ZMK1800 USD
Thesis6,000 ZMK550 USD
Technology Fee (Per Year)400 ZMK40 USD
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E-Library FeeIncludedIncluded

Why Study Finance Online With UNZA?

Studying at the University of Zambia, you’ll be choosing one of the best online finance degrees in the world. And since finance is among the most popular MBA program specializations, we’ve combined a finance and management degree, added international finance topics, and have packaged everything into a convenient online learning platform that you can access 24/7.

And if that wasn’t enough, our MBA in economics and finance is far from being a degree that’s only geared toward achieving a higher salary. With specialization in international business topics and a key focus on corporate financial management, you’ll be uniquely equipped with creative marketing techniques and an ability to see innovative business ideas that can transform the business landscape. So regardless of whether you’re looking to break into real estate, investment services, or if you’d simply like to conquer the corporate sector, our MBA in economics and finance can take you there.

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What does an MBA in finance do?

An MBA in finance provides you with financial expertise that can open a world of opportunities for you in virtually any industry or sector. This is arguably one of the top MBA specializations as it can offer a wider range of employment opportunities, as well as better compensation. An MBA in finance course can prime you for markets such as investment banking, corporate finance, financial planning and commercial banking, among others.

What jobs can I get after MBA in finance?

A business and finance degree lets you work anywhere in the corporate world, be it in banking or non-banking sectors as every industry has a need for financial experts. But more specifically, you can find a position in industries such as private equity, credit risk management, corporate baking, corporate finance, derivatives structuring and asset management to name a few.