Quantitative Finance, M.Sc. | Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) | Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 months
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4513 EUR/year
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About

Quantitative Finance at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) provides education in Russian and English languages. You have a good opportunity to get acquainted with Russian culture and make useful contacts, search for opportunities and stay in touch.

Overview

Quantitative Finance at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU)  is implemented with participation of professors from leading international universities and experts from industry.

Fundamental background & Practical skills in the following fields:

  • understanding the modern financial theory;
  • knowledge of asset pricing and risk management;
  • programming skills in Matlab and Python;
  • awareness of numerical methods in finance;
  • experience of econometric modeling in Stata.

Why should you choose this program?

  • You will be aware of the latest trends in the financial sector;
  • You will have knowledge of decreasing risks and applying appropriate tools in different situations;
  • You will gain an understanding of the technical aspects used in financial markets: from the financial theory to showing various applications of the theoretical concepts;
  • You will get necessary skills and experience of econometric modeling as well as programming; 
  • You also have opportunity to apply to 6-month international internship at one of the partner universities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Methodology of Science
  • Digital resources in scientific research
  • Foundations of Econometrics
  • Economic Theory
  • Financial economics
  • International Financial Reporting Standards

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • August 01 – for applicants from countries with visa regime
  • August 20 – for applicants from visa-free countries

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s or specialist’s degree diploma/certificate with the list of grades.
  • Language requirements:
    • Level of Russian proficiency B1 (for Russian-taught programs) 
    • Level of English proficiency B1 (for English-taught programs) 
    • Official language certificates are not required. In case you have a language certificate, you can submit it with the other application documents.
  • International passport valid minimum for 2 years from the start of an academic year (September 01).

Work experience

None

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4513 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4513 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4513 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4513 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 334 600 Rubles

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

34733 - 58700 RUB /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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