Master of Science in Computational Finance

DePaul University

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Master of Science in Computational Finance
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Master of Science in Computational Finance provides students the ability to understand existing financial models in a quantitative and mathematical way
  • Graduates will be able to apply these quantitative tools to solve complex problems in the areas of portfolio management, risk management and financial engineering
  • The program is designed to meet the industry-wide need for financial professionals with exceptional programming skills, as well as in-depth understanding of financial concepts and business language
  • This degree will help students to develop skills to:
    • Build a trading engine
    • Implement financial concepts into computer programs
    • Develop and use numerical algorithms and analytical techniques
    • Explore pricing of derivative securities
    • Understand and analyze simulation of financial systems
  • At the end of the program, students will be able to:
    • Analyze and simulate time series data using a stochastic process.
    • Implement a portfolio optimization algorithm based on Modern Portfolio Theory.
    • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of:
      • Bond Valuation Models
      • Stock Valuation Models
      • Options Valuation Models
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2350345 INR
Hostel & Meals1048357 INR
Insurance63279 INR
Transportation23071 INR
Athletic Fee5493 INR
Books & Supplies40428 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses415710 INR
Total1596338 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited institution
ExamsTOEFL: 80
  • With all section scores at 20 or higher
  • Preferred Scores:- 96 with all section scores of 22 or better

  • With all section scores at 6.5 or higher
  • Preferred Scores:- 7.5

PTE: 53

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