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Financial Mathematics

University of Queensland

24 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.


You'll study the pricing of financial contracts such as financial and real options, management of investment portfolios, capital adequacy requirements for financial institutions, valuation of firms, optimal capital management and optimal contracting.

The two year full-time Master of Financial Mathematics offered at the 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.

Program highlights

  • Learn cutting-edge computational methodology, mathematical modelling and stochastic methods in finance to identify strategic investment or business opportunities, manage portfolios and price financial products.
  • Benefit from UQ’s strong connections with industry and government and experience the financial markets first-hand with an industry placement.
  • Build on your background in mathematics, commerce or economics/econometrics.

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
  • Financial planning manager
  • Data scientist
  • Quantitative analyst

Programme Structure

Courses included:

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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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32 alternative credits


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General requirements

 CRICOS code: 079389K

  • Bachelor degree with first year university level mathematics (including single-variable and multi-variable calculus, ordinary differential equations, and linear algebra); orGraduate Diploma in Financial Mathematics.UQ or equivalent GPA of 5.5 or above on a 7 point scale.

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    41936 AUD/year
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    32960 AUD/year
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1402 - 2528 AUD /month
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