Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Quantitative Finance and Risk Management

This course aims to produce graduates with a sound understanding of generalist finance issues (corporate and behavioural finance etc), combined with specialist skills in quantitative methodology and risk management (derivatives and credit risk modelling).

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in maths, economics, engineering or physics; applicants must be able to demonstrate evidence of maths education at degree level; applicants with degrees in management, accounting, chemistry or biology with evidence of maths education will be considered on an individual basis; 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 Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,475 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1503