Royal Holloway, University of London

Course Introduction

This degree, offered jointly by the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Economics, allows you to specialise in modern quantitative finance and computational methods for financial modelling. This is an attractive advanced qualification, especially suitable if you are seeking employment in asset structuring, product pricing or risk management, among other fields. As part of the course, you will take an industrial placement, where you will gain valuable experience by putting your knowledge and skills into practice.

Course Additional Entry

UK upper second class Honours degree (2.1) or equivalent in computer science, economics, mathematics, physics, or other subjects that include a strong element of both mathematics and computing. Relevant professional qualifications and relevant experience in an associated area will be considered. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall and minimum of 5.5 in each subscore.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time Including Placement Abroad
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time Including Placement Abroad
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,100  Academic year. First year home fees