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To successfully complete the Financial Mathematics course at City, University of London - Cass Business School you must have a very good understanding of mathematics. You may well have studied maths, physics or engineering degrees as an undergraduate.

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Overview

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.

Career

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Asset Pricing
  • Derivatives
  • Stochastic Modelling in Finance
  • Foundations of Econometrics
  • Research Methods for Quantitative Professionals
  • Applied Research Tools
  • Fixed Income
  • Risk Analysis
  • Advanced Stochastic Modelling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS
180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
104
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    27500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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