M.Sc. On Campus

Financial Mathematics

University College Dublin

24 months
13200 EUR/year
4570 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc Financial Mathematics (PT) at the University College Dublin is designed for students who wish to gain a competitive advantage in the financial sector by acquiring the background demanded by upper-level quantitative roles.


Key facts:

  • The programme at the University College Dublin will provide high-level instruction in the mathematical theory underlying finance and associated computational and statistical methods.
  • It features an inter-disciplinary suite of traditional and online modules that address contemporary topics in Financial Mathematics. It concludes with a summer work placement opportunity that enables students to apply their newfound theoretical knowledge and digital skills, and develop key professional and transversal skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Stochastic Calculus
  • Advanced Financial Models
  • Counterparty Credit Risk
  • Computational or Advanced Computational Finance

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement will be a 2:1 (or equivalent grade) BSc in Financial Mathematics, Mathematics, Applied and Computational Mathematics, or Statistics.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
  • Students meeting the programme’s academic entry requirements but not the  English language requirements, may enter the programme upon  successful completion of UCD’s Pre-Sessional or International Pre-Master’s Pathway programmes. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13200 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4570 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4570 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /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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