Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Quantitative Finance and Risk Management

This course provides the opportunity to develop an understanding of generalist finance issues. Students develop specialist practical skills in quantitative methodology and risk management. This allows graduates to develop a career in the financial services sector. It will also suit future quantitative analysts in investment banking and risk management fields.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or an international equivalent. Applicants also need to show a firm grasp of: basic calculus; probability theory; statistical inference. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1503