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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Data Science in Quantitative Finance

University of Technology Sydney

6 months
927 AUD/credit 22248 AUD/full
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The Graduate Certificate of Data Science in Quantitative Finance at University of Technology Sydney is designed to meet the evolving “modelling needs” of the quantitative finance industry in data science and analysis.  

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The Graduate Certificate of Data Science in Quantitative Finance at University of Technology Sydney , comprising of machine learning theory and applications and advanced quantitative methods, provides participants with additional specialised skill sets – specifically in data science – that are in high demand, even among the more traditional financial organisations.

This data science program also enables Master of Quantitative Finance graduates to extend the specialist skills and expertise of the quantitative finance specialisation through completion of the Graduate Certificate of Data Science in Quantitative Finance as a standalone graduate certificate.


Career options include data analyst, data scientist, forecaster, market risk analyst, credit risk analyst, data modeller and data engineer.

Programme Structure

  • The subjects in this course are technical in nature and focus on quantitative finance applications through examples and case studies. 
  • The course aims to extend technical skills acquired in quantitative finance or other technical specialisations.  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

International students 

  • Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.
  • CRICOS 104626A

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22248 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 AUD per credit during 6 months.
  • A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).   

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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