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  Quantitative Finance (Distance Learning) - PGDip

Online SOAS University of London    School of Finance and Management

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Embark on a rewarding journey with the Postgraduate Diploma in Quantitative Finance at SOAS, a programme tailored for postgraduates seeking expertise in statistical and quantitative approaches within the financial sector. Whether you come from a strong quantitative background or are looking to enhance your skills, our programme offers a flexible curriculum to suit your needs. By choosing from a range of modules, you can develop strong analytical skills essential for roles in financial analysis, risk management, and investment appraisal. Ranked 5th in the UK for graduate employability, SOAS provides exceptional insights into global financial markets, with a focus on emerging economies in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. With a recognised UK Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, or related fields, or an international equivalent, you can unlock the doors to a successful career in quantitative finance. Join us at SOAS and elevate your expertise in the dynamic world of finance.

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The Postgraduate Diploma in Quantitative Finance

is designed principally for postgraduates whose work in banks and other financial institutions requires knowledge of statistical (particularly econometric) and quantitative approaches to risk and derivatives.

The programme can also provide a suitable route towards entering the MSc Finance (Quantitative Finance). Graduates with strong previous quantitative training (such as engineers) and graduates with lower levels of previous training can both benefit from the programme by choosing appropriate modules. (The programme's Academic Director will advise on your module choices).

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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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