MSc in Financial Engineering

University of Reading

Reading, Berkshire, UK
MSc in Financial Engineering
Duration9-12 Months
LevelMasters Program
  • The need to develop more effective pricing and hedging models for complex financial products is more important than ever following the most recent global financial crisis
  • The compulsory modules provide a firm grounding in probability theory, stochastic calculus, derivatives pricing, quantitative and numerical methods, structuring products, volatility analysis, and the modeling of credit, equity, foreign exchange, and interest rate derivatives
  • The program also provides thorough training in C++ and other programming tools
  • Optional modules will allow students to focus on risk analysis, portfolio management, designing trading strategies, or econometric analysis. A good background in mathematics is required for acceptance to this program (see entry requirements)
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2464506 INR
Hostel & Meals524646 INR
Transportation79108 INR
Books and stationery68560 INR
Miscellaneous expense258418 INR
Total930732 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Minimum 2:1 or the equivalent from an overseas institution
  • Degree Discipline – Quantitative discipline – must have a very good existing level of numeracy. Mathematical and engineering degrees are preferred
ExamsIELTS: 6.5
  • with scores of no less than 6.0 in each of the four sub-skills

PTE: 64
  • with no area less than 51

Additional info
  • Students may be asked to provide GMAT score
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