M.Sc. On Campus

Mathematical Finance

Boston University

18 months
58560 USD/year
58560 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MS in Mathematical Finance at Boston University is a full-time, three-semester, 39-credit program with a common core during the first semester. In the two remaining semesters, students have the choice to concentrate in Asset Management, Quantitative Analytics, Risk Management, or Analytics & Research.


Key facts

Mathematical Finance students at Boston University also have the option to graduate without choosing a concentration.

Learning Goals

The MS in Mathematical Finance Program is focused on producing proficient quantitative experts along the following domains:

  • Computational expertise and data science
  • Financial econometrics and statistical expertise
  • Stochastic mathematics
  • Market structures and financial instruments
  • Risk management
  • Derivatives
  • Credit risk
  • Portfolio theory and its implementation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Finance 
  • Programming for Mathematical Finance 
  • Statistics for Mathematical Finance 
  • Stochastic Methods of Asset Pricing
  • Fixed Income Securities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • Application Fee ($125)
  • Video Essay & Written Essay
  • Resume
  • University-Level Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    58560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58560 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    58560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 58560 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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