MSc Mathematical Finance Postgraduate Program By Warwick Business School |Top Universities
Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Application Deadline

31 Jul, 2024Application Deadline

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

Finance

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

This mathematically rigorous course is unique in providing training from three top departments at Warwick:  Statistics ,  Mathematics  and Warwick Business School. It enables you to develop and apply the quantitative skills in machine learning, computational statistics and mathematical finance used in the financial markets and the finance industry. 


Build on your strong mathematical background to gain both a deep theoretical and conceptual knowledge of finance, together with the requisite high-level probability, statistics and mathematics, to enable you to undertake advanced quantitative modelling. Lab work will give you hands-on experience of using software packages for simulations and time series analysis, as well as learning programming for quantitative finance in three core languages: Python, C++ and R. 

Our departments benefit from excellent links to key financial institutions and employers, and this course has benefited from industry recommendations. 

Program overview

Main Subject

Finance

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

This mathematically rigorous course is unique in providing training from three top departments at Warwick:  Statistics ,  Mathematics  and Warwick Business School. It enables you to develop and apply the quantitative skills in machine learning, computational statistics and mathematical finance used in the financial markets and the finance industry. 


Build on your strong mathematical background to gain both a deep theoretical and conceptual knowledge of finance, together with the requisite high-level probability, statistics and mathematics, to enable you to undertake advanced quantitative modelling. Lab work will give you hands-on experience of using software packages for simulations and time series analysis, as well as learning programming for quantitative finance in three core languages: Python, C++ and R. 

Our departments benefit from excellent links to key financial institutions and employers, and this course has benefited from industry recommendations. 

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

100+
7+
3.5+

To succeed on this course, you will need strong ability in Mathematics and Finance, and some experience in Statistics or Econometrics, typically evidenced by a high 2.1 in BSc Financial Mathematics (or similar), BSc Mathematics or BSc Statistics. A clear emphasis in your choice of undergraduate electives on the aforementioned areas will strengthen your application.  

While you will, throughout the course, develop all necessary advanced skills, confident foundations in mathematics (in particular sound knowledge of Probability Theory, Linear Algebra and Differential Calculus) are necessary to build on.

31 Jul 2024
12 Months
Sep-2024
  • Candidates are required to submit references or letter(s) of recommendation for acceptance

Tuition fee and scholarships

One of the important factors when considering a master's degree is the cost of study. Luckily, there are many options available to help students fund their master's programme. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to find out which scholarships from around the world could be available to you, and how to apply for them.

In this guide you will find:
opportunities

Where to look for scholarship opportunities

how_to

How to apply to scholarships relevant to you

list

A list of available scholarships around the world

checklist

A scholarship application checklist

banner
download_icon Download Scholarship Guide

More programs from the university

Our portfolio of postgraduate courses has been designed for the change makers of the future; those who are ready to push themselves and broaden their horizons. From taking your first steps into business, to enhancing your financial acumen, or tackling a specialist area of management, we offer a Masters course that can help you to achieve your goals.

Created for those early in their career, our range of Masters courses fall into three broad categories, Business, Management and Finance.

Our Business courses offer you a comprehensive understanding  of the business environment and its administration, with the opportunity to specialise in one key function of business:

    MSc Business with Marketing, MSc Business with Operations Management, MSc International Business, MSc Business Analytics

Our Management courses provide an education in the management of people and technology:

    MSc Management, MSc Management of Information Systems & Digital Innovation, MSc Marketing & Strategy

Our Finance courses focus on the application of cutting-edge theory in Finance and Economics, aimed at preparing you for careers in the financial industry, or in finance-related roles in non-financial firms:

    MSc Finance, MSc Accounting & Finance, MSc Finance & Economics, MSc Mathematical Finance, MSc Business & Finance

Graduates of our courses aim high, and go on to a wide variety of career destinations, from consultancy to in-house positions, finance roles in the City to working for big-name brands, and launching their own start-ups. Whatever your career goal, there is a course that will suit you.

Postgrad programs