Postgraduate Diploma On Campus

Financial Mathematics

University of Queensland

12 months
41936 AUD/year
31220 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Learn how to use sophisticated mathematical and computational techniques to measure and manage risk in the financial marketplace with the Financial Mathematics program from University of Queensland.


You'll study the pricing of financial contracts such as financial and real options, management of investment portfolios, capital adequacy requirements for financial institutions, valuation of firms, optimal capital management and optimal contracting.

Our Financial Mathematics program from University of Queensland offers you a practical and flexible curriculum that you can tailor to your interests and career goals through a range of elective courses, including computation in financial mathematics, financial calculus, machine learning, financial risk management, and econometrics of financial markets.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Investment banker
  • Retail banker
  • Market risk manager
  • Data scientist
  • Financial planning manager
  • Stockbroker
  • Financial product developer
  • Credit risk analyst
  • Business intelligence manager
  • Funds manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Finance
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Financial Calculus
  • Computation in Financial Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematical Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


16 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 105700K

  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) with first-year, university-level mathematics, including single-variable and multi-variable calculus, ordinary differential equations, and linear algebra, or
  • 5 years of full-time equivalent, relevant work experience in data science, financial engineering or information technology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41936 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41936 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31220 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31220 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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