University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Financial Mathematics

This programme will focus on the mathematical, financial and computational skills used to quantify and manage risk effectively in today's finance, investment and insurance industries. It will cover applied probability theory, stochastic analysis and mathematical modelling; computational methods; financial derivatives; risk management methodologies and financial econometrics.

Entry requirements

An 2.1 Honours degree, or higher, in mathematics or with mathematics as a major component; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component).

Course modules

Core modules: probability essentials for financial calculus; interest rate theory; stochastic modelling in finance; stochastic analysis and its applications; computational methods in financial mathematics; econometric and statistical methods; corporate finance 1; main dissertation. Optional modules: financial engineering; advanced econometrics.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,950 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 - 5 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927