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Mathematical Finance

University of Miami

18 months
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39060 USD/year
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About

Over the course of three semesters of study, the students in the Mathematical Finance program at University of Miami receive a rigorous training in mathematics, especially in the area of probability and stochastic calculus, in statistical analysis, and in computation, together with an overview of the institutional operation of financial markets and exchanges.

Overview

Courses in the Mathematical Finance program at University of Miami cover a broad array of topics that prepare students to enter the worlds of finance, risk management, and financial computing.

Mission

The Master of Science in Mathematical Finance program is dedicated to producing technically trained professionals with an understanding of how to analyze and value complex investments, and assess the associated risks. 

The financial landscape is constantly changing, and we design the MSMF curriculum to equip students with skills and knowledge that will provide the foundation for their future success. Our program seeks the proper balance between the mathematical and statistical theory, programming practice and financial applications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Analysis
  • Statistical Analysis with Financial Applications
  • Optimization Methods
  • Introduction to Mathematical Finance
  • Stochastic Calculus with Applications to Finance
  • Computational Methods of Finance
  • Financial Investments
  • Advanced Topics in Investments
  • Introduction to Parallel Computing
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Neural Networks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an online application.
  • Pay application fee as part of your online application (currently $85)
  • Provide official GRE scores. Note that the GRE scores can be at most 5 year old. 
  • Provide official TOEFL score, if your native language is not English 
  • Provide 2 letters of reference. 
  • Provide a resume with exact dates of employment (note: work experience is NOT required for MSMF)
  • Provide official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended.
  • Provide a purpose statement: In 300 words or less, describe your area of interest and what your goals are upon completion of the MSMF program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19530 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    39060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19530 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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