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Financial Mathematics (Hons)

Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College

48 months
Duration
13440 EUR/year
13440 EUR/year
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About

The Financial Mathematics (Hons) programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College aims to equip our graduates with the skills needed for doing comprehensive quantitative analysis of financial products, financial institutions and markets. 

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Overview

Financial Mathematics (Hons) programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College is a cross-disciplinary field that brings finance, economics, mathematical theory, statistics and computer science together. 

Financial mathematics is found to be important in understanding the issues aroused from the ever increasing complexity of the financial world, especially in the area of constructing the different financial products, hedging and risk management and investment portfolio optimization. 

Financial mathematics has been widely used by global financial professionals such as Wall Street traders and financial analysts in commercial banks, investment banks, hedge fund, insurance companies and other financial institutions.

In China, the rapid growth of its economy causes a great demand for the graduates from financial mathematics who develop a variety of different financial products in order to meet the needs for capturing the potential growth and for managing the risk.

Career prospects

The pressure for the free floating of RMB exchange rate, the development of Shanghai as a financial hub and the globalization of China’s economy cause the great demand for the people with the skills in financial mathematics and with the China focus. 

The FM graduates are equipped with those capabilities and can take up the challenging and financially rewarding opportunities in the following areas:

  • Financial services: in investment, corporate and private banking, in currency trading, in credit risk and in management of hedge funds.
  • Actuarial profession: working primarily in pensions, life insurance and investments.
  • Public sector: government departments, public corporations, central banks and other public sector bodies, such as the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.
  • Other areas: in accountancy, tax, law, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Structure
  • C++ Programming Language 
  • Economics  
  • Time Series for Finance and Macroeconomics 
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Risk Management in Finance 
  • Investments 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

132 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Mainland China Applicants: 

Mainland Chinese students who have sat the P.R.C. National College Entrance Examination (NCEE) of the current year, and have met the college entrance benchmark are eligible to apply.

Overseas Applicants:

An applicant from overseas other than Hong Kong or Macau may apply for admission with qualification acceptable to the College, and will be considered on an individual basis.

  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Associate Degree Student/Holder
  • Higher Diploma/Professional Diploma/Diploma Student/Holder
  • GCE Qualification
  • SAT Qualifications

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13440 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13440 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    13440 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13440 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • 100,000 RMB per annum 

Funding

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