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EU code
11.2 - Statistics
2 - Master
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Statistics, Mathematics
MSc Stochastics and Financial Mathematics (degree programme)
Language requirements
Non-native English speakers need to submit proof of their proficiency in the English language before enrolling in one of these programmes (TOEFL 580, IELTS 6.5).
Academic requirements
BSc degree in Mathematics
Max available positions
Stochastics examines phenomena in which chance plays a central role. Examples of such phenomena include election results, fluctuations in stock prices and molecular interaction in a living cell. Students in the Master's programme in Stochastics and Financial Mathematics are trained to become experts in terms of both theory and areas of application. The MSc Stochastics and Financial Mathematics programme is a two year programme which is concluded with a master thesis project. See the course catalogue for the contents of the programme. See for information on the KdV Institute for Mathematics.
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22 months between Sep 1 2010 and Jun 30 2012
Contact person
Dr A. J. Homburg (
Additional information
Available field for target 1, 2, 3 applicants. Before submitting an EMECW13 application, all candidates must read and follow the instructions specified in => 'Incoming applicants' The programme is offered in collaboration with the VU University Amsterdam, Utrecht University and Leiden University.]