UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme aims to meet the growing demand for professionals who are highly skilled in quantitative risk management; students gain core competencies in risk analysis and have the opportunity to tailor the programme to their own interests and needs through the wide variety of options available.

Course Modules

Core modules: compliance risk and regulation; financial data and statistics; market risk, measures and portfolio theory; quantitative and computational finance. Options: applied computational finance; asset pricing in continuous time; equities, foreign exchange and commodities modelling; financial institutions and markets; forecasting; networks and systemic risk; numerical analysis for finance; operational risk measurement for financial institutions; quantitative modelling of operational risk and insurance analytics; stochastic methods in finance i.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree, in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, with a strong quantitative component evidenced by good performance (higher than 60%) in relevant mathematics, statistics or computation options.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £26,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,190  Academic year. First year home fees