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  Finance (Quantitative Finance) (Distance Learning) - MSc

Online SOAS University of London    School of Finance and Management

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### Summary ### Embark on a transformative academic journey with our MSc Finance (Quantitative Finance) programme at SOAS, designed to equip you with specialised knowledge in statistical and quantitative approaches to risk and derivatives. Delve into the intricacies of risk management in corporations and the profound impact of derivatives on financial markets. Gain a comprehensive understanding of econometric principles and data analysis, honing your skills for roles such as financial analysis, risk management, and investment appraisal. The programme is ideal for those with a background in engineering, applied science, mathematics, or economics. Stand out in the competitive job market with our top-notch teaching that provides insights into global financial institutions and markets, particularly in London and key cities worldwide. Benefit from our focus on emerging markets in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, and join a diverse alumni community spanning 160 countries and various sectors. Elevate your career prospects with a recognised UK Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, or related fields, or an international equivalent. Your journey to success starts here at SOAS.

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Our MSc Finance (Quantitative Finance)

equips with you specialist knowledge of statistical and quantitative approaches to risk and derivatives. Through the course, you will examine the techniques and foundation of risk management in corporations, as well as learning how derivatives have shaped the financial markets as we known them. You will also gain wider understanding of econometric principles and data analysis. The programme is particularly suitable if you have a first degree in engineering, applied science, applied mathematics, economics or similar. 

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Entry Requirements

A recognised UK Bachelor's degree, or international equivalent, in finance, economics, or another appropriate discipline. Qualifications in other subjects will be assessed on their merits. Your application may be considered if you have previous education and experience, equivalent to a degree-level qualification, which includes suitable preliminary training. All international applicants must be able to show that their English is of a high enough standard to successfully engage with and complete their course at SOAS.

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These scholarships are for Masters study in any subject field.
The application process normally opens in December and closes in February, for study commencing in September the following year. Please go to the Canon Collins website and click "Apply for A Scholarship" and then "Canon Collins Scholarship for Masters Study in the UK" for further information on how to apply.

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Country/Nationality: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe

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