Or you might have a bachelor’s degree in economics or science and in particular computer science, which, coupled with your interest in stochastics, could also qualify you for this Financial Mathematics course at City, University of London - Cass Business School.
You should have a general interest in learning the more technical and mathematical techniques used in financial markets; but you don’t need to have a background in finance.
The job opportunities for students from the three quants masters programmes are very similar and students usually find employment with either large investment banks, or smaller specialist companies or financial boutique firms.
Working as a quantitative analysts using stochastic, technical risk management position, pricing fixed income securities and structuring are some of the positions Financial Mathematics students are well qualified for.
You will also have the skills to study for a PhD in the area of quantitative finance and financial markets.
- Asset Pricing
- Stochastic Modelling in Finance
- Foundations of Econometrics
- Research Methods for Quantitative Professionals
- Applied Research Tools
- Fixed Income
- Risk Analysis
- Advanced Stochastic Modelling
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEconomics Mathematics Financial Mathematics View 70 other Masters in Financial Mathematics in United Kingdom
A UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution.
- Your academic background should be in a highly quantitative subject such as mathematics, physics, engineering, economics or computer science and having covered areas such as statistics, linear algebra and calculus.
International27500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA27500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
Fees in each subsequent year of study for continuing students (where applicable) will be subject to an annual increase of 2%.
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