Swansea University

Swansea University

Mathematics and Computing for Finance

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). The MSc Mathematics and Computing for Finance course has been designed to meet the growing demand for specially trained mathematicians to work in the world's financial markets and insurance. On the course you will study different elements of both mathematics and computing in addition to developing your communication and presentational skills through a project you will undertake. You will be fully supported to ensure that your project is best suited to support your future career plans.

Course modules

Modules typically include: Black-Scholes theory; financial mathematics; Ito^ Calculus and stochastic differential equations; numerics of ODEs and PDEs; numerical analysis; partial differential equations; programming in Java; stochastic processes; fourier analysis.

Assessment methods

On the course you will be assessed by a combination of written examinations, coursework and a Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,150 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,150 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,850 per (Year 1) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,750 per (Year 1) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bay Campus, Swansea SA1 8EN Wales
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Science Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792295142