A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.
Students of financial mathematics might expect to encounter subjects such as probability and linear algebra. These analytical tools are often used by professionals who need to understand the behavior of markets, such as consultants, accountants and bankers.
Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.
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The obtained theoretical and practical knowledge and skills enable students to carry out academic research and obtain and analyse new theoretical and applied results in accordance with the study profile [+]
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATIONGame Theory and Operations Research
BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMMEInnovation and technology-enhanced learning and teaching. Courses taught in English. Partnership with Russian and foreign centers of education and research; the development of regional, national and international academic and research ties; participation in national and international research, educational and cultural programmes, conferences, seminars, symposiums in core areas of interest.
MAIN COURSESGame Theory and Operations Research Modern Control Theory Statistical Decisions and Econometrics Queuing Theory Project Management Mathematical Models of Revenue Management Quantitative Methods in Applied Economic Analysis Financial Mathematics Game-Theoretic Models of Imperfect Competition Dynamic Games ... [-]
The program provides the sound mathematical training needed for financial mathematics, along with a profound knowledge of economics and other related fields. [+]
Master of Financial Mathematics What is the program about?
The program provides the sound mathematical training needed for financial mathematics, along with a profound knowledge of economics and other related fields. Students will take a variety of courses, covering mathematical training; elementary finance; empirical, theoretical and computational tools; quantitative analysis techniques in data analysis, signal processing, and statistical decisions, etc.
How to Graduate? Credit Requirements
The total credits for the program are no less than 30, in which no less than 18 credits are for compulsory (core) courses.
In the second year, students must finish their master’s thesis, and defend it in the fourth semester (in mid-May). They must work closely with their advisor to define a focused topic and conduct the research. Students should also be bold and actively engaged in research activities, and strive to publish papers in academic journals.... [-]