This programme is LSE’s timely response to industry’s strong demand in experts with quantitative expertise in risk management, finance, insurance, and their interface.
This Quantitative Methods for Risk Management programme from London School of Economics and Political Science will instruct you in theoretical as well as practical aspects of various quantitative methods to measure and mitigate financial and insurance risk. It draws on diverse disciplines, from mathematical finance, actuarial science to statistics and computation. You will work with real financial data to receive hands-on training in real-world problems and case studies. This programme draws on world class research in modern financial and actuarial mathematics and statistics within the Department.
The programme aims to prepare you for a range of expert careers in financial and insurance industries, in regulatory bodies, and in applied and theoretical research.
The programme offers excellent prospects for employment and further study. You can gain employment in the finance or insurance industries, or go on to do a higher degree. Our alumni have taken up positions in banks, asset management firms, insurance and reinsurance companies, data analytics companies, consulting firms, and world-wide research institutions.
- Stochastic Processes
- Statistical Methods for Risk Management
- Computational Methods in Finance and Insurance
- Stochastics for Derivatives Modelling
- 10 months
- 22 months
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DisciplinesMathematics Risk Management Actuarial Science View 128 other Masters in Actuarial Science in United Kingdom
- 2:1 degree or equivalent in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics, or mathematical economics/finance
International28608 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 28608 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 10 months.
EU/EEA28056 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 28056 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 10 months.
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