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Quantitative Finance

New York University

M.Sc.
12 months
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58607 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Quantitative Finance from New York University is intended to prepare pre-experience students with strong skills in mathematics, engineering, science and technology for the rapidly evolving professional marketplace in the field of finance.

Overview

It achieves this by leveraging key technical interests and capabilities of successful applicants into the modern financial architecture and its central functions including trading, product design, underwriting and securitization, payments and settlement, asset management, risk management, corporate financial management and a range of technical innovations that have evolved in many of these areas.

A high level of rigor is embedded in the Master of Science in Quantitative Finance from New York University. It is targeted toward smart, disciplined and dependable students who have the ability to climb a steep learning curve and a well-developed capability for creative and critical thinking. 

This is the skill set in demand in the new world of finance, from the biggest and most diverse financial institutions to specialized financial boutiques and end-users such as nonfinancial corporations and asset managers. To succeed, market participants need to know how financial instruments are designed, priced, traded and deployed in a highly competitive and unforgiving market environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to conduct sophisticated financial analyses pertinent to a range of financial functions in both financial and non-financial firms.
  • Students will be able to effectively communicate sophisticated financial analyses with tech-driven colleagues.
  • Students will be more easily able to adapt to new developments in finance and bridge the gap between application of modern product and process technologies and state-of-the-art finance.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Communication
  • Foundations of Finance 
  • Statistics and Data Analysis 
  • Stochastic Modeling and Simulation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

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.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    58607 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58607 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    58607 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58607 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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