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Best 5 MSc Programs in Computational Finance 2019

Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

MSc Program in Computational Finance

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University of Greenwich

This programme is designed for graduates in mathematics, or engineering and science with an excellent mathematical background, wishing to pursue careers in the finance, b ... [+]

This programme is designed for graduates in mathematics, engineering, computer science and finance/economics wishing to pursue careers in the financial services and banking industry. The structure is of an interdisciplinary nature in which graduates coming from different disciplines collaborate to address the computational aspects of market risk. Our core philosophy is to equip our students with the appropriate knowledge in mathematical finance, focusing on a strong development of associated computational methods.

Our Royal Maritime (Heritage) London based campus, close to the financial district of Canary Wharf, enables the department to build ties with market practitioners permitting our students to become part of a wider financial group. Our seminar series, inviting both academics and practitioners, allows you to interact with our external links creating an advantageous learning experience. We provide the knowledge for you to build up your profile of understanding of current research practice in finance.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 
Campus
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Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon's intensive Master of Science in Computational Finance (MSCF) is considered by many to be the top quantitative financial engineering program in the countr ... [+]

The MSCF Program

Introduced in 1994, Carnegie Mellon's pioneering Master of Science in Computational Finance (MSCF) is considered by many today to be the top quantitative financial engineering program in the country.

The MSCF program is the joint venture of four colleges on our campus - the Tepper School of Business, the Mathematical Sciences Department, the Department of Statistics, and the Heinz College. Administered by the Tepper School of Business, the MSCF student enjoys the advantages of the business school environment, including the full resources of the School's placement services. As a result of the collaborative efforts of these four colleges, MSCF's twenty-five courses are both balanced and deep. Designed expressly for the MSCF student and the needs of the industry, the curriculum seamlessly integrates instruction in probability, statistical analysis, numerical methods, computation and simulation methods, stochastic processes, economics, and their application in today’s quantitative financial markets.... [-]

USA Pittsburgh New York
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
16 - 33 
Campus
Online
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USI Università della Svizzera italiana

The Master of Science in Financial Technology and Computing has been designed to provide students who have a strong background in informatics with the necessary tools and ... [+]

The Master of Science in Financial Technology and Computing is offered jointly by the Faculty of Informatics and by the Faculty of Economics of the Università della Svizzera italiana, USI, situated in Lugano - Switzerland. This full-time study program comprises 120 ECTS spread over 4 semesters (usual duration 2 years) and is entirely offered in English.

This unique cross-discipline program combines USI's world-leading expertise in Finance and Informatics and offers exciting career prospects that range from fintech startups to banks and insurers to hedge funds.

The program has been designed to provide graduates with an informatics background with the necessary tools and skills for understanding fundamental problems in finance while, at the same time, learning about advanced tools and techniques in informatics to be applied in finance.... [-]

Switzerland Lugano
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

The master of science in computational finance is designed for students interested in computational or quantitative finance careers in banking, finance, and a growing num ... [+]

Program overview

The Master of Science in Computational Finance is designed for students interested in computational or quantitative finance careers in banking, finance, and a growing number of additional industries. Professionals in these fields use their strengths in business, modeling, and data analysis to understand and use complex financial models, often involving differential and stochastic calculus.

The program addresses a vital and growing career field, reaching beyond banking and finance. Typical job titles include risk analyst, research associate, quantitative analyst, quantitative structured credit analyst, credit risk analyst, quantitative investment analyst, quantitative strategist, data analyst, senior data analyst, fixed income quantitative analyst, and financial engineer.... [-]

USA Rochester
September 2019
Full-time
17 
Campus
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University of Central Oklahoma

UCO's Professional Science Master's in Computational Science combines graduate coursework in a chosen STEM major and management, along with an experiential capstone proje ... [+]

STEM+Business

UCO's Professional Science Master's in Computational Science combines graduate coursework in a chosen STEM major and management, along with an experiential capstone project, to produce graduates that are prepared to perform advanced computational analysis and manage projects in professional environments. Most of the management courses are part of UCO's Master in Business Administration (MBA) MBA Program.

The PSM at UCO is part of the College of Mathematics and Science (CMS) Center for Research and Education in Interdisciplinary Computation (CREIC).

Developed with Industry Input

In developing this program we met with and listened to Oklahoma City (OKC) industry leaders about what they need in advanced STEM workforce. As a result, the program has a strong management component.... [-]

USA Edmond
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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