Masters in Quantitative Finance

General

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Program Description

The Master Quantitative Finance will provide you with an excellent academic and practical education to become an expert in financial methodology. It is your ideal starting point for a future career in today’s challenging and dynamic financial markets. The well-balanced curriculum builds strong quantitative skills combined with a solid knowledge base of the underlying theory of finance. Students acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to use mathematical models to understand complex financial problems. A special focus lies in using the software 'R', an open-source implementation of the language S for data analysis and visualization. Students benefit from the expertise of the programs' faculty, which is strongly involved in the international development community of R.

Application Criteria

For detailed information on the application requirements and admission process, please visit the program’s website at

wu.ac.at/en/programs/masters-programs/quantitative-finance/overview/

Admission*

Every year the rolling admissions for our English-taught master’s programs open on September, 1st for the start of the following year. We have three priority deadlines, and we advise international students to apply as early as possible so that they can arrange their Visa and language tests.

  • Priority deadline I: October, 8th (Results are expected to be available by mid-December)
  • Priority deadline II: January, 8th (Results are expected to be available by the end of March)
  • Priority deadline III: March, 8th (Results are expected to be available by mid-June 2020)

*Please visit https://www.wu.ac.at/en/programs/application-and-admission/rollad to find out more about the rolling admission system.

Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

WU is a renowned public university of business and economics in Vienna, Austria. WU has an international outlook and is actively working to live up to its social responsibility as an educational insti ... Read More

WU is a renowned public university of business and economics in Vienna, Austria. WU has an international outlook and is actively working to live up to its social responsibility as an educational institution for the leaders of tomorrow. Read less