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Financial and Computational Mathematics

University of Nottingham

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
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About

The Financial and Computational Mathematics masters at the the University of Nottingham teaches advanced financial mathematics combined with computational techniques. 

Overview

The Financial and Computational Mathematics masters at the the University of Nottingham includes teaching expertise from the School of Mathematical Sciences and the School of Economics. You will study core modules including:

  • Financial Mathematics
  • Computational Applied Mathematics
  • Scientific Computing and C++

Choose optional modules to suit your interests. Expert teaching staff will support you and provide one-to-one guidance through your written dissertation.

A highlight of the course is our partnerships with leading industry and academic experts. The panel includes individuals from Credit Suisse, Oxford University and other organisations. This ensures the degree remains relevant and up to date with changes in quantitative finance. Representatives from companies such as Capital One and Bloomberg also provide guest lectures during the year.

Career:

The ability to think logically and critically combined with your problem-solving expertise gained on the course will prepare you for future employment.

Our graduates have gone on to work as business analysts, data scientists and trading analysts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Financial Mathematics
  • Computational Applied Mathematics
  • Financial mathematics
  • Financial and Computational Mathematics Dissertation
  • Scientific Computing and C++
  • Optimization

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply as early as possible. 

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
87
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 in mathematics, physics or engineering
  • A strong mathematics background is essential.
  • In exceptional cases, applicants holding a 2.2 (or international equivalent) with substantial mathematical content may be considered.

Tuition Fee

TBC

Funding

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