|Location||United Kingdom, Colchester Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£14,500.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A degree with an overall grade of 2.2.
IELTS: 6.0 overall (with a minimum component score of 5.5)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
Reference should be written on official letterhead, signed and dated. Please upload it in the Documents section.
Develop the skills required for portfolio management, the application of stochastic calculus to the pricing of derivative securities, and the analysis of financial statements and financial reporting.
This course bridges the gap between traditional financial analysts and new traders who are taking on board cognitive psychology, teaching you how to use mathematical methods to manage risk attached to financial decision making.
You study a range of topics including:
- Management and finance
Our interdisciplinary research recognises that mathematics, including what can be very abstract mathematics, is an essential part of research in many other disciplines.
Our Department of Mathematical Sciences has an international reputation in many areas including semi-group theory, optimisation, probability, applied statistics, bioinformatics and mathematical biology.
Financial Decision Making
Behavioural Finance (optional)
Corporate Reporting and Analysis (optional)
Derivative Securities (optional)
Financial Derivatives (optional)
Nonlinear Programming (optional)
Ordinary Differential Equations (optional)
Partial Differential Equations (optional)
Portfolio Management (optional)
Statistical Methods (optional)
Stochastic Processes (optional)
Time Series Econometrics (optional)
Applied Statistics (optional)
Bank Strategy and Risk (optional)
Bayesian Computational Statistics (optional)
Asset Pricing (optional)
Our graduates are highly sought after by a range of employers and find employment in financial services, scientific computation, decision making support and government, risk assessment, statistics, education and other sectors.