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Financial Mathematics

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

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.

The programme consists of a balanced combination of Theory and Practice in Finance to maximize 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.

Entry Requirements

The 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.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

36 months

Faculty

Physical Science

Department

Natural and Computing Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk

Career Sectors

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Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

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