Quantitative Finance

Career opportunities

This course provides ideal preparation for a career in the finance industry specialising in designing and trading financial instruments. These financial engineers are expected to be proficient in computer programming and strong in financial mathematics. They have to be at ease with complex derivatives and creative enough to find solutions for pricing and hedging. The course also provides research skills for those who wish to pursue an academic career by studying at doctoral level.

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2015 course profile These figures are for 2015 entry and can vary each year.

508
31
applications
enrolled
Male Female
23%
77%
male
female
Age range: 21-33
Nationalities: 5

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