University of Strathclyde: Quantitative Finance
|Institution||University of Strathclyde View institution profile|
|Department||Mathematics and Statistics|
|Telephone||0141 548 3623|
The MSc in Quantitative Finance has been developed to address the demand for market-aware graduates who can demonstrate an understanding of mathematical models used in financail tools, products and software.
The course is an innovative cross-faculty alliance between Strathclyde Business School and the Faculty of Science. It's been designed for those with a strong aptitude for mathematics, statistics and computing who haven't studied these topics in detail in their undergraduate degree. The course allows students with different degree backgrounds to learn the necessary skills to move into the financial industry.
The programme will prepare you for a career in financial engineering and risk management leading to roles as hedge fund manager or financial analyst.
|Level||SCQF Level 11|
Minimum second-class honours degree or international equivalent in: engineering; science subjects (eg physics, chemistry or computing science); business subjects (eg business studies, accounting or economics.
Mathematics/statistics graduates should contact the course director to discuss applying for this course.
Prospective students with relevant experience or appropriate professional qualifications are also welcome to apply.
For Australia and Canada, normal degrees in relevant disciplines are accepted.
You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).
|Location||University of Strathclyde|
16 Richmond Street
|EU||13000 GBP for Year 1|
|England||13000 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||13000 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||13000 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||13000 GBP for Year 1|
|International||23300 GBP for Year 1|
The University of Strathclyde
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The University of Strathclyde in Glasgow is one of the UK’s leading universities, meeting the needs of students, employers, industry and the wider community through its teaching, research and consultancy. Founded in 1796 and granted its Royal Charter in 1964, the ethos of ‘useful learning’ has always been at the heart of what Strathclyde offers. Today, Strathclyde welcomes more than 22,000 full-time students from over 100 countries who are attracted by the University’s strong academic reputation and stimulating study environment.
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