University of Kent

University of Kent

Statistics with Finance

The course includes modelling of financial time series, risk and multivariate techniques. You gain experience of analysing real data problems through practical classes and exercises. The course includes training in the computer language R. You undertake a substantial project in the area of finance or financial econometrics, supervised by an experienced researcher. Some projects are focused on the analysis of particular complex data sets while others are more concerned with generic methodology.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2.2, with a substantial amount of mathematics at university level. Prior experience of finance is not required.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework and formal examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science
Telephone number: 
01227 824133