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Mathematical Risk Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) , GA,
 Graduates of the Master of Science in Quantitative Risk Analysis and Management program are ready to analyze and understand financial risks, and our placement rates show it. 

About

 Robinson graduates have secured analytical and technical positions within financial institutions, risk management advisory organizations, and treasury departments of non-financial corporations. The Master of Science in Quantitative Risk Analysis and Management is supported by Robinson’s Department of Risk Management & Insurance, home to programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report for the last 16 years.  

This rigorous program draws expertise from mathematical finance, actuarial science, and corporate risk management and meets the needs of companies looking for students who have modeling strengths in quantitative finance and risk management that go beyond the immediate realm of the financial industry. Our students appreciate the strong mathematical program combined with business acumen.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Stochastic Risk Management Models
  • Directed Readings in Mathematical Risk Management
  • Theory of Risk Sharing
  • Financial Engineering

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • Programme intensity Full-time
                    • Full-time duration 12 months
                  • Credits
                    30 alternative credits
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus

                  English Language Requirements

                  You only need to take one of these language tests:

                  • Minimum required score:

                    80

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                  • Minimum required score:

                    550

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                  • Minimum required score:

                    6.5

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                  Academic Requirements

                  • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

                    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

                  • English Proficiency: non-native speakers of English must demonstrate sufficient English language proficiency.
                  • International Academic Credentials: applicants who completed all or part of their education abroad are subject to additional application requirements. Academic credentials (or transcripts) should be issued in English by the institution and include mark sheets and course listings with grades, degree certification and the institution’s official seal/signature. 
                  • Financial Support: International applicants need not submit financial documents, including proof of support or bank statements, during the application process. 

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International Applies to you

                    1563 USD/credit
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
                  • National Applies to you

                    1563 USD/credit
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
                  • In-State Applies to you

                    702 USD/credit
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 702 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                  Living costs for Atlanta

                  • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
                    Living Costs

                  The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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