BSc (Hons) Financial Engineering

Finance and computing: be cool and make an impact!

Program Information Financial engineering is a multidisciplinary field, based on mathematical finance, statistics and computational techniques. Students will be equipped with the necessary skills to create and price financial securities and to assess financial risks from a mathematical perspective. Practitioners have the necessary aptitude to make hedging, investment, and portfolio management decisions.   Programme Aims and Objectives This program has been designed to provide students with the necessary abilities to solve the ever-complicated financial instruments and financial strategies approaches, as well as bridging the gap between highly advanced theoretical financial mathematics and current practice. It also provides students, the awareness of broader concepts of quantitative finance and computational finance. Successful students should be able to efficiently apply computational techniques for solving various financial problems and create financial securities, amongst others.

Career Prospects

  • Graduates may amongst others find employment in banks, investment firms, insurance companies and energy firms, insurance companies and energy firms.

Objectives

Ability to understand, the awareness of broader concepts of quantitative finance and computational finance.
Being able to efficiently apply computational techniques for solving various financial problems and create financial securities, amongst others.

Requirements

  • As per UTM’S Admission Regulations/‘A’ Level in Mathematics

Curriculum

28 Lessons3 / 4 Years

Level 1

Calculus Fundamentals
Principles of Microeconomics
Statistics Essentials
Accounting
Computer Programming I
Matrices and Multivariable Calculus
Mathematics of Finance
Statistical Models
Financial Concepts

Level 2

Level 3