University of Manchester
Quantitative Finance (Risk Management)
The course provides an advanced knowledge and understanding of the main theoretical and applied concepts in quantitative finance and risk management, delivered from a genuinely international and multicultural perspective, and with a current issues approach to teaching. The course is particularly useful for careers that involve risk management and risk regulation in financial markets and financial institutions.
A UK bachelor degree with upper 2nd Class Honours, or the overseas equivalent, in in finance, economics, engineering, actuarial science, physics or another related degree, and have taken or be taking a significant number of modules (and excellent results) in quantitative subjects, such as differential equations, econometrics or mathematical statistics in the final year of your degree; academic record, grade average, position in class, references and the standing of the institution studied at are all taken into account.
Modules include: Foundations of finance theory; stochastic calculus; martingales with applications to finance; portfolio investment; financial econometrics; credit risk management; survival analysis; decision analysis and performance measurements; simulation and risk analysis; monetary economics; and interest rate derivatives.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 20,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 20,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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