Mathematics and Modelling - Specialization Mathematical Statistics and Financial Mathematics (Master Degree)

Sweden

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The award
Master Degree

How long you will study
2 Years

Domestic course fees
SEK 65000 per semester

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
August

International course fees
SEK 65000 per semester

All study options

About Mathematics and Modelling - Specialization Mathematical Statistics and Financial Mathematics at Linnaeus University

This programme will suit anyone who is interested in mathematics and wants to apply his or her skills to problem solving and for creating new mathematical models. It also gives you the possibility to start an academic career.

There are three specializations (all end with a master thesis work).

Analysis with Mathematical Physics: Gives you a comprehensive education in mathematics, aimed at mathematical physics. You study courses in complex analysis, distribution theory, and partial differential equations.

Algebra with Cryptography and Coding: You study general courses in mathematics and modelling besides courses in algebra, number theory, cryptography and coding theory.

Mathematical Statistics and Financial Mathematics: You study courses in mathematics but you also train stochastic thinking and statistic skills. It contains courses in e.g. probability theory, stochastic analysis, insurance mathematics and financial modelling.

We also have an agreement with the University of Insubria in Como in Italy, where a corresponding programme is offered. This means that you have a large selection of courses to choose from. You also have the possibility to, without any study fees, study one or two semesters in Como in order to be conferred a so-called double degree i.e., a degree from two different universities, which may be an advantage if you are considering an international career.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMaster DegreeHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsAugustDomestic course feesSEK 65000 per semesterInternational course feesSEK 65000 per semester

Entry requirements

General entry requirements for second-cycle studies and specific entry requirements: Bachelor Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Electronics, Computer Science, Economics or the equivalent, including 60 credits in Mathematics English B/6 or the equivalent.

What students think about Linnaeus University

    I acquired the skill of critical thinking

    At Linnaeus University I acquired the skill of critical thinking as an important tool to understand processes better and reflect why and how business and society progress in the way they do.

    - Miranda Kajtazi, Kosovo
    Assistant Professor, Economics and Management, Lund University
    Former student in a number of master courses in informatics, computer science and media technology at Linnaeus University

    I learned more about local entrepreneurship

    I learned a lot from the local entrepreneurial spirit in Småland, which I’m convinced will prove valuable in my future career.

    - Alina Veksler, Russia
    PhD student in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Luleå University of Technology
    Former student in Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Social Change, Master Programme at Linnaeus University

    I wrote my Master thesis in collaboration with Volvo

    I got the chance to write my thesis in collaboration with Volvo which gave me a deeper understanding for supply chains. 

    - Rina Dalimunthe, Indonesia
    Hacktiv8 Teknologi Indonesia, Start up
    Former student in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management, Master Programme at Linnaeus University

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