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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Mathematics For Specific Applications Financial Modelling

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The financial services industry place great emphasis on raising the level of mathematics used in banks in applications to pricing, hedging and risk management. This MSc provides students with the skills necessary in mathematics, statistics and computation for a career in this fast-developing field. Students will develop a detailed understanding of the application of mathematics, statistics and computation to problems in finance, and will gain the necessary practical tools for the pricing, hedging and risk management of a diverse range of financial products in several asset classes. Mathematics is an internationally renowned department which carries out excellent individual and group research applying modelling techniques to problems in financial, industrial, biological and environmental areas. Many students have progressed to careers in financial services in the City of London or in their home country; a number of graduates have proceeded to a PhD.

Different course options

Full time | UCL (University College London) | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Finance and Numerics - Core
Asset Pricing in Continuous Time - Core
Statistical Methods and Data Analytics - Core
Market Risk and Portfolio Theory - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£26,110

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£30,140

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.