Quantitative Finance, M.Sc. | Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) | Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 months
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395000 RUB/year
395000 RUB/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

• July 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 specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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

    395000 RUB/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 395000 RUB per year during 24 months.
  • National

    395000 RUB/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 395000 RUB per year during 24 months.

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

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Scholarships Information

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Available Scholarships

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1000000 INR
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Education Future
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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ACES Education Fund
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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ServiceScape
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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U.S. government
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
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Leopold Figl Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
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Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
20 Sep 2024
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7000 USD
Deadline
24 Apr 2025
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
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Grant
5000 CAD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
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Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
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The Ramsay Centre
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
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Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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Grant
10000 USD
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Grant
8000 EUR
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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Grant
3000 USD
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2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
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2000 USD
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20 Aug 2024
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Dermadry
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Dec 2024
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1000 USD
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31 Oct 2024
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31 Aug 2024
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Deadline
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