Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Actuarial and Financial Mathematics

Research focuses on: risk management; actuarial mathematics; finance and insurance interface; pensionmetrics; stochastic asset models; pricing and hedging of derivative securities.

Entry requirements

Relevant Honours degree at a good standard, or Master's degree, or equivalent. For students whose 1st language is not English, the minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

Awards may be available on a competitive basis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 451 3432