University of Aberdeen: Financial Mathematics
|Institution||University of Aberdeen View institution profile|
|Department||School of Natural and Computing Sciences|
This programme is based on a strong collaboration between our Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) and the Business School. Financial Mathematics is a degree in finance with a very strong mathematical background. This postgraduate degree contains a combination of courses that provides a strong analytical background and tools for successful careers in the public and private financial sectors, as well as for progression to PhD studies.
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|Level||SCQF Level 11|
Our minimum entry requirement for this programme is a degree in a numerate subject such as Computing Science, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics, at 2:1 (upper second class) UK Honours level (or an Honours degree from a non-UK institution which is judged by the University to be of equivalent worth).
Applicants with a 2:2 or equivalent will be reviewed by the selectors for suitability.
There are eight modules which undergo continuous assessment as well as a final two hour written exam.
The programme consists of a balanced combination of Theory and Practice in Finance to maximise the employability of our graduates. The courses are taught by mathematicians, providing a rigorous understanding of the principles of mathematical and economic models of financial markets as well as the practical and working knowledge of the tools applied in concrete financial situations.
|EU||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|England||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|Channel Islands||8300 GBP for Year 1|
|International||17900 GBP for Year 1|
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