Computational Finance, M.Sc. | University of Padua | Padova, Italy
24 months
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2626 EUR/year
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About

This Computational Finance degree from University of Padua is a cross-disciplinary programme providing a solid expertise in computational and quantitative methods applied to the solution of problems in finance and insurance. 

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Overview

Quantitative methods have deeply transformed the world of finance and insurance. Nowadays, new computational tools and artificial intelligence techniques are bringing revolutionary changes in these sectors. 

Experts in Computational Finance will master the techniques for analysing, modelling and managing financial risks, combining knowledge and competencies in economics, mathematics, statistics and informatics.

Career opportunities  

Graduates in the Computational Finance degree from University of Padua have a good command of computational and quantitative techniques, aligned with the latest trends of the financial and insurance sectors. Graduates can pursue a wide range of careers in banking, insurance, asset management, energy and consulting firms.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Computational Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Information Systems
  • Principles of Financial Economics
  • Regression and Time Series Models
  • Stochastic Methods
  • Machine Learning for Finance
  • Econometrics for Credit and Market Risk

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

First Call:

  • 2 November - 2 February
Second Call:
  • 2 March - 2 May

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for admission to a Master’s degree, you need a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent foreign qualification with specific curricular requirements obtained from a higher education institution accredited according to the national educational accreditation system of the country where it is located.
  • Should your study title be issued by two or more universities (e.g. the awarding and the teaching institutions are not the same and pertain to different national education systems), each institution must be accredited according to the national educational accreditation system of the country where it is located.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2626 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2626 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2626 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2626 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Padua

750 - 1100 EUR /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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