Taught course

Statistics with Applications to Finance

University of Leeds · School of Mathematics

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in a relevant subject of study.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme combines in-depth training in mainstream advanced statistical modelling with a specialisation in financial mathematics.

The MSc in Statistics with Applications to Finance is a focused degree programme which enables you to both broaden and deepen your understanding of statistics and financial applications. As well as the statistics expertise within the School of Mathematics, the MSc also draws on experience in Financial Mathematics, a joint venture between the School of Mathematics and Leeds University Business School.

If you do not meet the full academic entry requirements then you may wish to consider the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics. This course is aimed at students who would like to study for a mathematics related MSc course but do not currently meet the entry requirements. Upon completion of the Graduate Diploma, students who meet the required performance level will be eligible for entry onto a number of related MSc courses, in the following academic year.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team
+44 (0)113 343 0945