801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
The Crescent, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom

Financial Mathematics with Professional Experience - University of Salford

**The ‘Big data’ revolution is driving change in global competitive markets. Choosing a financial mathematics degree with Salford is your first step towards making an important contribution to banking, commodities and emerging Fintech industries.** Our BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics degree course is designed with your future employability in mind. Modules deliver core mathematics topics but with the addition of financial methods used in business.You’ll explore cutting-edge themes like economic stability and artificial intelligence, so your skills are relevant for financial and commercial sectors. You’ll also study the principles of economics, with learning methods developed to give you experience in business practices. With the professional experience pathway, you'll spend a year in industry between your second and third year. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your CV, apply your academic knowledge, build workplace skills in a real-world environment, and to reflect on your own personal development and career choices. On successful completion of an industrial placement year, which you'll arrange with our support, you will add 'with Professional Experience' to your degree title. Learning takes places in our Peel Park campus, minutes from bustling Manchester, a thriving commercial hub recently voted the most liveable city in the UK.* Course content is delivered through a combination of lectures, practical activities and small-group teaching, so you benefit from enhanced tutor support. **Features** - Expand your mathematical repertoire and strengthen your existing knowledge of linear algebra, calculus and probability - Develop detailed mathematical modules for financial derivatives, using the Black-Scholes differential equation, Martingales and Fourier Transforms - Grasp the key concepts of modern economics, including how markets function as the foundation of contemporary economies - Learn probability models and distribution theory, skills in statistics and data analysis, using sophisticated statistical software packages *The Economist’s Global Liveability Index 2018

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,SalfordUnited Kingdom