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Financial Mathematics

University of Queensland

18 months
41936 AUD/year
32960 AUD/year
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The Master of Financial Mathematics offered at the University of Queensland is designed to equip you with sophisticated mathematical and computational techniques to measure and manage risk in the financial marketplace. 


The 1.5 year full-time 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. 

You'll also be able to experience financial markets first-hand with an industry placement project, applying your knowledge and skills while working in sectors such as banking, energy trading or superannuation.

With a Master of Financial Mathematics qualification from UQ you’ll be highly sought after by investment banks, corporate risk management units, insurance companies, fund management institutions, financial regulatory bodies, brokerage firms and trading companies.

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Calculus & Linear Algebra 
  • Applied Mathematical Analysis  
  • Probability & Statistics 
  • Finance 
  • Financial Mathematics 
  • Computation in Financial Mathematics 
  • Financial Calculus 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 079388M 
  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in mathematics, or
  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) majoring in mathematics.
  • You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 5.0 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.
  • English language requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41936 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41936 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    32960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32960 AUD per year during 18 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.


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