Taught course

Financial Mathematics

University of Birmingham Dubai · Department of Accounting and Finance

Entry requirements

2:1 Honours degree in Mathematics or a programme with advanced mathematical components.

Students from JBJI who obtain a minimum 2:1 and the IELTS English (mandatory to obtain the Degree) will have automatic acceptance onto this programme.

Months of entry


Course content

Looking to boost your career prospects in finance or related industries? Our MSc Financial Mathematics will give you the skills required to apply quantitative training to financial analysis.

Subject to Ministry of Education Accreditation
Open up a world of opportunity with careers in financial organisations, fintech, hedge funds, banks, insurance companies and many more. If you have a strong undergraduate background in mathematics, economics, finance (or other programmes such as engineering, computer science and physics with a strong mathematical component) this programme will help you develop a specialisation in financial mathematics. You will learn technical skills that will help you pursue a future in quantitative financial analysis.
Financial mathematics is a highly specialised and rapidly growing area requiring a strong mathematical background alongside appropriate training in finance and computer programming. This MSc degree is both technical and practical. Students will acquire in-depth mathematical knowledge and skills applied to the area of finance, advanced skills and knowledge in computational and programming techniques as well as experience of extended project work.

Information for international students

We accept a range of qualifications from different countries – learn more about international entry requirements. Standard English language requirements apply.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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