MSc Financial Mathematics

University of Exeter

Program Description

MSc Financial Mathematics

University of Exeter

  • Ranked within the UK top 10 Business Schools according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015 and The Complete University Guide 2016
  • EQUIS accredited placing us in the top 1% of business schools globally
  • Connections with an extensive and diverse range of businesses including Canon, Thomson Reuters, Lloyds Banking Group, IBM, Coca Cola and the Met Office
  • Our teaching is research-led – you will study with internationally respected academics who are experts in their fields
  • We have partnerships with over 40 overseas universities or business schools and this figure is growing all the time

Quantitative financial methods are one of the fastest growing areas of the present day banking and corporate environments. The solution by Black, Scholes and Merton of the option pricing problem set off a revolution in finance resulting in the introduction of sophisticated mathematical techniques in the financial markets and corporate planning.

To understand, apply and develop these sophisticated methods requires a good understanding of both advanced mathematics and advanced financial theory. By combining the financial expertise in the University of Exeter Business School with the College's expertise in mathematics, this intensive MSc programme, will prepare you for careers in areas such as international banking or international business. For those with a strong mathematical background, and a wish to pursue a finance career, this programme is the ideal introduction to this exciting field.

Location: Streatham Campus, Exeter

Quantitative financial methods are one of the fastest growing areas of the present day banking and corporate environments. The solution by Black, Scholes and Merton of the option pricing problem set off a revolution in finance resulting in the introduction of sophisticated mathematical techniques in the financial markets and corporate planning. To understand, apply and develop these sophisticated methods requires a good understanding of both advanced mathematics and advanced financial theory. By combining the financial expertise in the University of Exeter Business School with expertise in the Mathematical Research Institute of the Mathematics Department at the University, this intensive MSc programme, available over 9 or 12 months, will prepare you for careers in areas such as international banking or international business. For those with a strong mathematical background, and a wish to pursue a finance career, this programme is the ideal introduction to this exciting field.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a mathematics, science or engineering subject, with significant mathematics content.

The majority of our candidates will be expecting a First or 2.1 degree, however, we do consider all applications where there is evidence of exceptional performance in modules relevant to the programme of study, extended relevant work experience or professional qualifications.

If you are an international student, please contact us for more information.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 3, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2016
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Full time
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12,700 GBP
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United Kingdom Exeter, England
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