12 months
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24000 GBP/year
12600 GBP/year
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About

The Quantative Finance and Risk Management programme from Newcastle University will develop your understanding of generalist finance issues. You'll also develop specialist practical skills in quantitative methodology and risk management.

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Overview

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.

Graduate destinations

Graduates from this course have undertaken various roles, including:

  • financial trader
  • auditor
  • risk analyst
  • investor relations adviser
  • economist
  • financial analyst
  • engineer on economic modelling

Programme Structure

What 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. 

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 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

560 - 991 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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