Masters Programs in Financial Engineering

Compare 6 Masters Programs in Financial Engineering

Financial Engineering

In financial theory, financial engineering is considered a multidisciplinary field of study that entails the use of mathematical tools, engineering methods and the programming practice. In other contexts, financial engineering is defined as a situation where mathematical and computational finance application technical methods are utilized in financial practice. As a Masters degree in Financial Engineering, students get to understand the multidisciplinary aspect of the financial theory where the application of engineering methods, programming practice and tools of mathematics are used. The program prepares students in the professional field of finance from all over the world.

Master of Finance Engineering is a postgraduate degree offered to guide students in the world of financial securities, banking consulting industry, and financial management. The skills learned during coursework enable students to gain technical capacity in quantitative analysis for the various financial departments and corporate treasuries in the industries of service and manufacturing. This is a practical course that exposes graduates to quality running of the financial world. The expertise levels attained through Masters Degree in Financial Engineering are reliable for those pursuing the dynamic careers of the profession. The capacity to structure effective solutions in a risk world is what graduates achieve through the program.

In many cases, the program is available for one year for the full-time students. The drive is to take technology into the profession and equips students with techniques and ideas in mathematics, computer science and finance.

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Master in Financial Engineering (part-time)

HECTOR School of Engineering and Management
Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Financial Engineering master program are capable of taking over executive functions in financial management. They are qualified to consider challenges in the financial sector from an engineer’s point of view and to develop and optimize innovative solutions on the basis of fundamental economic laws. [+]

Masters in Financial Engineering. Master Program in Financial Engineering Part-time further qualification for economists. Financial engineering provides innovative solutions of pricing, hedging, trading and portfolio management problems by employing advanced mathematical methods and computer technology. Graduates of the Financial Engineering master program are capable of taking over executive functions in financial management. They are qualified to consider challenges in the financial sector from an engineer’s point of view and to develop and optimize innovative solutions on the basis of fundamental economic laws. Their profound understanding of complex financial products enables them to deal with the challenges of an increasingly globally acting finance sector. Target Group Future engineering executives working in financial product-oriented service sectors. Lines of business may be e.g. investment and private banks, business investment departments, insurance companies, etc. Come by on our HECTOR Open Day to get first hand information on the program and talk to students, as well as HECTOR representatives. Objective Participants apply and optimize acknowledged financing theories, engineering methods, and management tools as well as mathematical and computer-aided techniques. Simultaneously, they identify the limits of economic and financial-mathematical models. Consequently, they are prepared well for careers at e.g. credit institutes, investment companies, insurance companies, consulting firms, and finance departments of big national and international industrial companies. Focus of the Program This Master of Science program prepares executives for leading positions in the financial sector. Participants will be familiarized with the efficient use and implementation of pricing and risk management methods on financial derivative and fixed... [-]

Master in Actuarial and Financial Engineering

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Estonia Tartu

2-year master's programme prepares specialists for financial sector, banking and insurance industries. [+]

2-year master's Actuarial and Financial Engineering programme prepares specialists for financial sector, banking and insurance industries in quantitative methods of risk assessment and hedging, providing knowledge and skills in two major areas - financial engineering and insurance mathematics. Why Actuarial and Financial Engineering? Special emphasis on applied mathematical models and quantitative methods. Only programme of this kind in the region, meeting EU educational standards in actuarial mathematics. Graduates are very competitive on national and international job market as analysts, actuaries and risk engineers. Knowledge, practical skills and competence needed to succeed in careers at banks, insurance companies, consulting, financial utilities and financial supervisory authorities. The teaching staff consists of highly qualified professors, who have also done extensive research and have international experience. Some of the lectures in the programme will be delivered by visiting international staff. All graduates can find jobs easily in Estonia and around the world. Graduates are welcome at: Banks and other financial institutions Insurance companies Financial departments of various companies Analytics departments of various companies Academic career and PhD studies The University of Tartu belongs to the TOP 1.2% of the world's best universities (QS and THE rankings). It is located in Tartu, the second largest city in Estonia, which is known as the Student Capital of Estonia. 13 000 students are enrolled at the University of Tartu, incl. 1300 international students. [-]

Master in Financial Engineering

Mälardalen University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Eskilstuna

The MIMA Master's programme in Financial Engineering prepares you for a challenging and successful career in the international world of finance. You will learn to see finance from advanced quantitative perspectives, including the management of financial portfolios and risk analysis in financial markets. [+]

Master in Financial Engineering

The MIMA Master's programme in Financial Engineering prepares you for a challenging and successful career in the international world of finance. You will learn to see finance from advanced quanti-tative perspectives, including the management of financial portfolios and risk analysis in financial markets.

The Programme

This programme has a unique character. It is carefully designed and belongs to the very popular educational area of financial engineering.

Focusing on quantitative computer-based methods of financial analysis, the programme provides an advanced basis in Mathematics and Economics.

The programme is oriented towards financial real-life problems, and the textbooks have been chosen to support this approach. Advanced financial software is systematically used in the teaching. The best students are also involved in research activities and the development of experimental financial software. The programme is a natural continuation of the Bachelor’s programme Analytical Finance.... [-]


Master Specialized Banking And Financial Engineering

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time February 2018 Senegal Dakar

An ambitious program to train specialists of high finance. The Master in Banking and Financial Engineering offers a dual expertise in corporate finance and market to train specialists with a strong international dimension. [+]

An ambitious program to train specialists of high finance. The Master in Banking and Financial Engineering offers a dual expertise in corporate finance and market to train specialists with a strong international dimension. This program obeys the BMD system and the ISO program design methodological repository 9001 version 2008. Originality, coherence and pedagogical structure have earned accreditation African and Malagasy Council of Higher Education (CAMES) and the center of excellence of the UEMOA. It lasts four semesters divided into specialties and offering the student a rich and varied horizon in Banking and financial engineering. To obtain the Master in Banking and Financial engineering, beyond the validation of the student teaching units should have a memory, and support the pass. PROFILE IS FOR THE MASTER? Managers who firstly are equipped with proven academic skills suitable for doctoral studies 3rd cycle through research in the specialty units of other Managers with proven professional skills in Banking and financial engineering with a path leading to a qualification and professional integration of high level. THIS PROGRAM OFFERED The Specialized Master in Banking and Financial Engineering has set itself aims to train financial experts with the ability and intelligence to understand the financial arrangements in the banks and in the general framework of corporate diagnosis, to meet the better industrial and economic issues. The choice of this training provides skills in the fields; capital investment, structured finance, project finance and asset and finally the trades related to raising funds in the capital markets, strategic and... [-]

Master in Financial Engineering

Poznan University of Economics and Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Poland Poznań

Areas of study The program is based on four main areas; Risk management, selected courses: Financial risk management, Actuarial methods, Financial markets and instruments. Corporate finance, selected courses:Corporate finance, Advanced corporate finance,Long-term incentive schemes, Advanced financial analysis of enterprises Pricing of financial instruments, selected courses: Derivatives pricing, Interest rates modelling, Stochastic finance in continuous time Investments, selected courses:Portfolio theory, Exotic options, Alternative investments, Hedge funds [+]

Masters in Financial Engineering. Requirements for the candidates Applicants should have completed undergraduate programs (bachelor or engineer degree). Preference is given to studies on economics or mathematics. Candidates should have basic knowledge of economics, mathematics and finance, in particular, basic knowledge of economic theory (basics of microeconomics and macroeconomics). The candidate should know the basics of accounting and financial mathematics (time value of money, the rules for calculating interest and discounting). In mathematics the candidate is expected to have knowledge related to the basics of linear algebra and calculus. Requirements: · Knowledge of English · Basics of calculus · Basics of linear algebra · Basics of financial mathematics (time-value of money) Additional subjects · Microeconomics · Macroeconomics · Basics of probability theory Program description The world of modern finance is increasingly dominated by new technologies, mathematical models and sophisticated statistical techniques. Financial Engineering is an area of modern finance involved in the application of quantitative methods to the analysis of risks associated with financial investments and in forecasting events in the financial markets. Financial engineering deals with, among other things: · construction of complex investment strategies, · forecasting the prices of financial instruments, · the development and pricing of financial instruments, · risk management of financial investments, · analysis and modeling of financial markets. Master program in Financial Engineering prepares highly qualified specialists in this area: financial engineers prepared to work deal with investments’ analysis and risk management in banks and investment funds. Graduates of this course have a rare... [-]

Master of Economics in Financial Engineering (MFE)

Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics & School of Economics, Xiamen University
Campus Full time 2 - 5 years September 2018 China Xiamen

The Master of Economics in Financial Engineering is a 2-year full-time English-taught program offered by WISE at Xiamen University, one of the most beautiful universities in China. The program is designed to prepare students for international careers in finance that require solid analytical and quantitative skills. The program covers the fundamentals of finance, as well as advanced topics in corporate finance, financial management, and financial markets. It aims to provide students with strong technical and analytical skills in the principles and applications of finance, as well as broad finance sector knowledge, and a multicultural exposure. [+]

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The Master of Economics in Financial Engineering is a 2-year full-time English-taught program offered by WISE at Xiamen University, the most beautiful university in China.

The program is designed to prepare students for international careers in finance that require solid analytical and quantitative skills. The program covers the fundamentals of finance, as well as advanced topics in corporate finance, financial management, and financial markets. It aims to provide students with strong technical and analytical skills in the principles and applications of finance, as well as broad finance sector knowledge, and a multicultural exposure.

PROGRAM DURATION: 2 years full-time study... [-]