Develop your career in financial services, or as a quantitative analyst in investment banking and risk management fields.
There has been worldwide growth in the financial services sector. This has fuelled the demand for suitably qualified graduates. We ensure you'll graduate ready to meet this demand. During this Quantative Finance and Risk Management programme from Newcastle University you'll develop a sound understanding of generalist finance issues, and gain specialist skills in quantitative methodology and risk management.
Graduates from this course have undertaken various roles, including:
- financial trader
- risk analyst
- investor relations adviser
- financial analyst
- engineer on economic modelling
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Programme StructureWhat you'll learnThis course will provide the opportunity for you to develop relevant skills and a practical understanding of:
- the operation and behaviour of international financial markets
- the ability to analyse the strategies of financial market investors
- the role of finance in a modern economy
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Risk Management Actuarial Science View 835 other Masters in Business Administration in United Kingdom
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A 2:1 honours degree, or an international equivalent. You also need to show a firm grasp of:
- basic calculus
- probability theory
- statistical inference
If this is not evident from your transcripts, please use your personal statement to give details of your mathematical knowledge.
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International24000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
National12600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12600 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.