Financial Mathematics and Economic Forecasting
This course plays an important role in decision making in industry, financial services, commerce and government. This course provides training in forecasting and modelling techniques with a wide range of applications in business, finance and the national economy. As part of this students gain the ability to identify forecasting needs and choose appropriate methods.
A 2nd Class degree or above, or equivalent, in economics or another area where quantitative methods or economics have been studied to an appropriate standard; extensive relevant professional experience is considered; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: Business forecasting; econometrics; macroeconomic modelling and forecasting; time series and financial forecasting methods.
Assessment is through examinations, reports, construction and use of a statistical model and a 10,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,865 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penrhyn Road Campus||Kingston upon Thames||KT1 2EE||South East|
0844 855 2177