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Financial Mathematics

City, University of London

12 months
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28500 GBP/year
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To successfully complete the Financial Mathematics course at City, University of London - Bayes 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 - Bayes 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

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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

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  • International

    28500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    28500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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