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Stochastics and Financial Mathematics
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Rewatch presentation Stochastics and Financial Mathematics

In this presentation, recorded during the Meet & Ask session in the Master’s week of November 2021, the programme director talks about the study and the professional perspective. Students explain what it is like to do this master.

The Master's Stochastics and Financial Mathematics at a glance

Programme coordinator Professor Peter Spreij and student Robert Hana highlight the uniqueness of the Master's programme Stochastics and Financial Mathematics at the UvA.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What does the study programme look like?

    The Master’s programme Stochastics and Financial Mathematics focuses on the mathematics behind phenomena in which uncertainty plays a central role, such as fluctuations in stock prices or in complex networks (internet, mobile communication). Probabilistic modelling and data analysis and statistics are prominently present. A special focus is on Financial Mathematics, an important application field of Stochastics.

    The study programme consists of 3 compulsory components, the course Measure Theoretic Probability, the Master Seminar, specialisation courses in Financial Mathematics, Data Analysis and Statistics or Probability and Decision Making. Additionally you will take 36 EC worth of courses from one of the other specialisations.

  • Can I study this programme in part-time?

    The Master's programme Stochastics and Financial Mathematics is only offered as a full-time programme. Due to the nature of the study programme, it isn’t possible to study in part-time.

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