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Statistics with Financial Mathematics

University of Sheffield

M.Sc. On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
21100 GBP/year
10500 GBP/year
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About

Statistics with Financial Mathematics degree offered at University of Sheffield is based on MSc Statistics with additional training in the concepts, models and tools of modern mathematical finance.

Overview

Statistics with Financial Mathematics degree offered at University of Sheffield  is about applying probabilistic, statistical and mathematical techniques in the finance industry. It’s based on the MSc Statistics with additional training in the concepts, models and tools of modern mathematical finance.

Teaching

There are lectures, tutorials and computing sessions. You’ll do group work, presentations and role play. Most statistics lectures are recorded so you can watch them again later.

The distance learning option is taught online with support via email and an online forum. Distance learners also come to the University for residential weeks.

Accreditation

  • Accredited by the Royal Statistical Society

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Analysis
  • Statistical Laboratory
  • Linear Models
  • Inference
  • Financial Mathematical, Dependent Data
  • Stochastic Processes and Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:1 honours degree in mathematics, which must include a significant proportion of modern theorem and proof-based mathematics. A strong performance in a module based on rigorous mathematical analysis is essential.
  • Your degree must also include a substantial component in statistics and probability theory.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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