Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

You will incorporate mathematical and statistical training with finance and accounting, including general financial theory and its applications to business and commerce. The first year consists of six modules of mathematics and statistics and two modules of finance and accounting, and there are three finance and accounting modules in the second year. Overall, about two thirds of your modules will be in mathematics and statistics, and the other third in finance and accounting.

Course Modules

Year 1: Calculus I and II; probability I; geometry I; Introduction of statistics; differential equations; financial accounting; economics for business. Year 2: Linear algebra I; probability II; statistical modelling I; actuarial mathematics; financial institutions; managerial accounting: Optional modules: Calculus III; mathematical writing; sampling, surveys and simulation. Year 3: Introduction to mathematical finance; financial management; statistical theory; optional modules: Time series; probability III; statistical modelling II; advanced statistical modelling; design of experiments; computational statistics; further topics in mathematical finance; linear algebra II; advanced statistics project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £28,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 34
  • GCE A-level AAB
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD