Demand for quantitative talent is growing at incredible rates. Data-driven traders are now responsible for more than 30% of all US stock trades by investors (or about $1 trillion USD worth of investments, up from 14% in 2013). This scenario represents incredible opportunity for individuals eager to apply cutting-edge technologies to trading and finance.
Whether you want to pursue a new job in finance, launch yourself on the path to a quant trading career, or master the latest AI applications in trading and quantitative finance, this program will give you the opportunity to build an impressive portfolio of real-world projects. You will build financial models on real data, and work on your own trading strategies using natural language processing, recurrent neural networks, and random forests. You’ll also enjoy direct access to leading experts in the field, and get personalized project and career support.
To create the curriculum for this Artificial Intelligence for Trading course at Udacity , we collaborated with WorldQuant, a global quantitative asset management firm, as well as top industry professionals with prior experience at JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Millennium Management, and more. If your goal is to learn from the leaders in the field, and to master the most valuable and in-demand skills, this program is an ideal choice for you.
Graduates of this program will have the quantitative skills needed to be extremely valuable across many functions, and in many roles at hedge funds, investment banks, and FinTech startups.
Specific roles include:
- Quantitative analyst
- Quantitative researcher
- Investment analyst
- Data intelligence analyst
- Risk analyst
- Desk quant
- Desk strategist
- Financial engineer
- Financial data scientist
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- Basic Quantitative Trading
- Advanced Quantitative Trading
- Stocks, Indices, and ETFs
- Factor Investing and Alpha Research
- Sentiment Analysis with Natural Language Processing
- Advanced Natural Language Processing with Deep Learning
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- 6 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- This Nanodegree program accepts all applicants regardless of experience and specific background.
- The Artificial Intelligence for Trading Nanodegree program is designed for students with intermediate experience programming with Python and familiarity with statistics, linear algebra and calculus.
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International2034 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2034 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
National2034 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2034 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.