Taught course

Quantitative Finance and Econometrics

Institution
University of Kent · School of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good first degree (good second class honours or equivalent) in economics or a combined degree in economics and another subject.

All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, and professional qualifications and experience will also be taken into account when considering applications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Quantitative Finance and Econometrics MSc programme is designed to provide a vast knowledge of modern analytical tools used in the evaluation of complex financial data. Graduates would typically go on to work as financial data analysts or consultants, specialising in finance, banking and investment management.

With a particular focus on rigorous mathematical and computational treatment of models used in advanced financial engineering, this programme provides a solid grounding for work as a financial data analyst.

All of our MSc degrees equip you with a range of quantitative and analytical skills, and the ability to communicate complex economic concepts in a clear and concise style. Our programmes not only offer a stimulating education in economic theory, but also develop your ability to apply economic knowledge, analytical tools and skills to a range of national and international problems in the areas of finance, development, agriculture and the environment.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Economics
Email
econpg@kent.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1227 827440