Minimum second-class Honours degree or international equivalent in:
- science subjects (eg physics, chemistry or computing science)
- business subjects (eg business studies, accounting or economics)
Mathematics/statistics graduates should contact the course director to discuss their application.
Prospective students with relevant experience or appropriate professional qualifications are also welcome to apply.
Months of entry
The MSc in Quantitative Finance has been developed to address the demand for market-aware graduates who can demonstrate an understanding of mathematical models used in financial tools, products and software.
The course is an innovative cross-faculty alliance between Strathclyde Business School and the Faculty of Science. It's been designed for those with a strong aptitude for mathematics, statistics and computing who haven't studied these topics in detail in their undergraduate degree. The course allows students with different degree backgrounds to learn the necessary skills to move into the financial industry.
The programme will prepare you for a career in financial engineering and risk management leading to roles as a hedge fund manager or financial analyst.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Team
- +44 (0)141 574 5147