University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Financial Modelling

Financial modelling integrates mathematical and statistical methods with advanced studies in finance. This programme provides students with an enquiry-led understanding of interconnected subject areas in mathematics, statistics and finance.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (for example, a GPA of 3.0 or above), in subjects such as mathematics, statistics, engineering or physics, or other subjects with a substantial mathematics component.

Course modules

This programme, involves 8 core courses, 1 optional course and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation, on a finance-related theme. Core courses: international capital markets; introduction to R; regression models; statistical inference; probability; financial statistics; time series; risk management and derivative securities. Optional courses: international banking and financial markets; behavioural finance.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,300 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 8,300 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 5061