Financial mathematics is for students or professionals with a strong mathematical background. It covers principles and techniques of quantitative finance to prepare you for advanced work in the financial sector or research in mathematical finance. Full- or part-time study. Our graduates are highly sought after.
- Course spans an entire range of topics from fundamental mathematics through to applied computation.
- Asset classes covered include equity, foreign exchange fixed income and credit.
- An environment close to the City of London, with study on a part-time or full-time basis.
Professor Teemu Pennanen
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Our graduates are highly sought after by investment banks, corporate risk management units, insurance companies, fund management institutions, financial regulatory bodies, brokerage firms, and trading companies. Recent employers of our graduates include, Capital Investment, Credit Suisse, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development, Fitch Ratings, HSBC and Morgan & Stanley. Some graduates have pursued research degrees in financial mathematics.
Year of entry 2013