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Are you interested in pursuing a career in Mathematical Finance while also positively contributing to society and the environment?
Our MSc Mathematics of Sustainable Finance program is tailored to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge to excel in this groundbreaking field. Our program stands out as it provides you with the necessary mathematical foundation and expertise to develop financial products that promote environmental, social, and governance (ESG) sustainability. You will have the opportunity to explore the latest areas of data science and their applications in financial mathematics.
Upon completion of this program, you will have a broad range of quantitative, numerical, and computational skills that are highly-valued and directly applicable in the financial sector and beyond.
Scottish Financial Risk Academy
We are proud to say this programme has been created in collaboration with partners at The Scottish Financial Risk Academy; the SFRA offers a series of activities with Industry Experts, covering Industry-led teaching, MSc and PhD projects and post-doctoral research. As part of this collaboration guest lectures will be conducted with members of the SFRA, where they will talk to our students about their experience and advice for working with sustainable finance.
In Search of the African Einstein
In this episode of our podcast series 'A Future Made' we turn the spotlight on Africa to find out how an inspiring partnership between the University and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) is changing the lives of students and academics alike, and has sparked a quest to find 'the next Einstein' within Africa.
- Climate Change and Sustainability (F71GF)
- Derivatives Markets and Pricing (F71DB)
- Statistical Inference (F71ST)
- Algorithmic and Scientific Programming (F78AP)
- Financial Markets (C31FM)
- Statistical Machine Learning (F21ML)
- Financial Economics 1 (F71AH)
- Derivative Pricing and Financial Modelling (F71DP)
- Bayesian Inference & Computational Methods (F79BI)
- Applied Risk Management (F71AR)
- Data Analytics and Time Series Analysis (F71DA)
- Dissertation (F71FD)
Fees and funding
Scholarships and bursaries
We aim to encourage well-qualified, ambitious students to study with us and we offer a wide variety of scholarships and bursaries to achieve this. Over £6 million worth of opportunities are available in fee and stipend scholarships, and more than 400 students benefit from this support.
View our full range of postgraduate scholarships.
An honours degree (first or second class) or equivalent overseas qualifications in mathematics or statistics will be required for entry.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, or your first degree was not taught in English, we'll need to see evidence of your English language ability. The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
We offer a range of English language courses to help you meet the English language requirement prior to starting your masters programme:
- 20 weeks English (for IELTS of 5.0 with no skill lower than 4.5)
- 14 weeks English (for IELTS of 5.0 with minimum of 5.0 in writing and no skill lower than 4.5)
- 10 weeks English (for IELTS of 5.5 with no skill lower than 5.0)
- 6 weeks English (for IELTS 5.5 with no skill lower than 5.5)