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Stochastics and Financial Mathematics
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Meet & Ask Stochastics and Financial Mathematics (Live session) 8 and 11 February
Meet the programme director and students live on Zoom. We’ll start with a short presentation of the programme. Afterwards you can ask all your questions.
Meet & Ask Majors and minors (Live session) 17 February
Meet the programme director and students live on Zoom. We’ll start with a short presentation of the programme. Afterwards you can ask all your questions.
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.

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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Laura Deen, student Stochastics and Financial Mathematics
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Hi, my name is Laura and I’m a student in Stochastics and Financial Mathematics. Do you want to know what it’s like to study in Amsterdam? Send me your questions via Instagram. Laura Deen, student Stochastics and Financial Mathematics
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