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Mathematical Finance

Loughborough University

12 months
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19950 GBP/year
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About

The depth of the mathematics taught in the Mathematical Finance MSc programme at Loughborough University is designed to provide you with the strong mathematical skills, computational techniques and finance background needed to work in the financial sector. It could also open up careers in investment banking, hedge funds, insurance companies and the finance departments of large corporations.

Overview

The depth of maths taught in our mathematical finance master's will give you the skills you need to succeed in the finance sector. It is also the ideal preparation if you want to pursue a research career in stochastic analysis, financial mathematics and other relevant areas.

Drawing on the expertise within our Department of Mathematical Sciences, you will undertake core specialised modules in stochastic analysis and measure theory, whilst also choosing optional modules covering wide-ranging topics of interest, including corporate finance, functional analysis and asset management. This makes the programme suitable both for those who are interested in an academic pathway (eg progressing to a PhD), as well as students seeking to enter the quantitative finance sector.

Careers

Our Mathematical Finance MSc programme at Loughborough University  may lead to a wide range of employment within industry, the financial sector and research establishments. It also provides an ideal foundation for postgraduate research in stochastic analysis, probability theory, mathematical finance and other relevant areas.

Recent graduate destinations include:

  • Deloitte, Business analyst
  • HSBC, Finance analyst
  • JPSS, Data analyst
  • Lloyds Banking Group, Risk Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Brownian Motion
  • Stochastic Models in Finance
  • Regular and Chaotic Dynamics
  • Lie Groups and Lie Algebras
  • Programming and Numerical Methods
  • Statistics for Large Data

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a subject with a high mathematical content.

Tuition Fee

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    19950 GBP/year
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    9700 GBP/year
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Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

British Marshall Scholarships

  • Awards are open to US citizens who are graduates of US universities, to undertake study in any subject leading to a degree at a UK university.

Dean’s Award for Enterprise Scholarship

  • The Dean's Award for Enterprise offers 90% off the full cost of tuition fees, for UK, EU and international students with an inspiring business idea.

Loughborough Sports Scholarship

  • To support the sporting and academic development of talented student athletes. The level of support varies by sport and performance level.

Alumni Bursary

Academic Excellence Scholarship

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