University of Reading

University of Reading

Financial Engineering

This course was designed with the support of industry practitioners and is for those with strong mathematical skills. It helps provide knowledge of derivatives pricing tools and methods and the use of programming languages such as C++ and VBA.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have an undergraduate Honours
degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Quantitative discipline required - must have a very good existing level of numeracy. Mathematical and engineering degrees are preferred.

Course modules

Modules include: C++ for financial engineering; numerical methods for finance; derivatives modelling; essentials of financial engineering; stochastic calculus and probability.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Henley Business School Reading RG9 3AU South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289